ANGELA DI MARCO OD,FAAO
LEAD OPTOMETRIST, MYOPIA CONTROL CLINC
Dr. Angela Di Marco was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. She earned her Honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto studying Human Biology, Physiology and Psychology. Immediately following graduation, she pursued a career in optometry and graduated from The New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts. She has completed several externships in family eye care, Veteran’s Affairs, and specialty contact lens clinics.
She further continued her optometric training by completing an Ocular Disease residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida, consistently ranked as the number one ophthalmology hospital in the United States. There she worked closely with world-renowned ophthalmologists serving various sub specialty clinics including ocular oncology, cornea, surgical retina, glaucoma and neuro-ophthalmology. Dr. Di Marco also ran an optometric clinic strictly serving Miami’s underprivileged communities, including drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs, as well as correctional institutions.
Dr. Di Marco’s professional interests lie in primary ocular and visual care for patients of all ages and is highly proficient in the detection and management of ocular disease including diabetes, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and dry eye syndrome, among many others. She also specializes in the fitting of scleral contact lenses for patients with keratoconus, severe dry eye disease, corneal transplants and corneal ectasia. Particularily passionate about children's vision, she has established the MYOPIA CONTROL CLINIC at YFEA. Above all, she is a compassionate, hardworking individual who loves her profession and strives to provide exceptional optometric care to her patients.
Dr. Di Marco is a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa optometric honor society, the American Optometric Association, as well as the Canadian Association of Optometrists. She is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Di Marco is also a proud participant of the Eye See Eye Learn program, providing Juniour Kindergarten students with free comprehensive eye exams as well as free spectacles.