Optometrist, F.A.A.O., F.S.L.S.
Dr. Lasby is a Calgary native and completed her Optometry degree at the University of Waterloo. She then went on to do a residency at the prestigious Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry. Only a select few are admitted to this residency that provides intensive training on ocular disease and post-surgical care with an emphasis on corneal disease and specialty contact lens fitting. She was recipient of the Canadian Association of Optometrists Award of Merit for leadership, the Dr. Irving Baker Excellence in Clinical Optometry scholarship, and numerous others during her studies. She served as the Calgary Society of Optometrists’ President from 2015-2017, and is currently chair of the Canadian Association of Optometry’s Cornea, Contact Lens, and Refractive Technology Section. Dr.Lasby continues to enjoy teaching, and you may routinely see her with a UofC family medicine resident or final year Optometry intern following along beside her. She also enjoys continuing to lecture across Canada and the USA including the University of Calgary and the University of Waterloo. She is an expert with fitting contact lenses for keratoconus and other corneal diseases including post-surgical transplant patients. She also has a special interest in dry eye management. Her kind demeanor and clinical skills inspire confidence with her loyal patients!