Dr. Dhaliwal joined the Steinbach and Winnipeg practice in 2011. She was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba and attended the University of Winnipeg where she completed her BSc. in Biology. In 2010, she completed her doctorate of Optometry degree at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Dr. Dhaliwal has done clinical rotations in pediatrics/binocular vision, cornea and contact lens, advanced care, and low vision. On her rotations she worked in Chicago, IL, Albert Lea Eye Clinic-MayoHealth System, MN, Mid-Florida Eye Center in Mount Dora, FL, and the Veterans Association Medical Center in Providence, RI.
Dr. Dhaliwal has worked closely in clinical and surgical settings with many different Ophthalmologists all over the US. She has a special interest in the diagnosis, management and prevention of eye diseases, vision therapy, cataract pre-operative and post-operative management, glaucoma, and retinal diseases.
She is a current member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Manitoba Association of Optometrists, Canadian Optometrists in Vision Therapy & Rehabilitation, the Awards Committee, and the Mentor Committee. Dr. Dhaliwal helps mentor new grads and enjoys teaching and being observed by students who show a particular interest in the field of Optometry.
She enjoys seeing patients of all ages, from newborns to the elderly, and is passionate about educating her patients about their eye health.
In her spare time she enjoys attending boot camps and different fitness classes, hot yoga, sketching, supporting and attending local events around Winnipeg, being a foodie in her own city, traveling, and spending quality time with her family.
She offers comprehensive eye exams in English, Hindi and Punjabi.