About Us

Welcome to our clinic

Located on the island of Montreal, in the heart of Verdun, Our team of ophthalmologists is committed to providing you with the best care.

Providing you with the best doctors for the best care

Dr. Michel Podtetenev

Dr. Michel Podtetenev has more than 20 years of experience in refractive surgery and has been a driving force in the introduction of Lasik surgery in Quebec in 1994. He is also the first ophthalmologist in Quebec to do ReLEx Smile.

Dr. Mohammad Hamid

Dr. Mohammad Hamid completed his medical studies at the Université de Montréal, followed by his specialization in ophthalmology at the Université de Sherbrooke, where he was appointed Resident Chief. He specializes in refractive and anterior segment surgery, as well as glaucoma.

Dr. Melissa Louis

Dr. Mélissa Louis completed her residency in ophthalmology at Laval University in Quebec and a specialty in strabismus at McGill University. She also specializes in cataract surgery. She is actively involved in the training of resident physicians in ophthalmology.

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Dr. Nicolas Cadet

Dr. Nicolas Cadet completed his medical studies at McGill University and his postdoctoral training in ophthalmology at the Université de Montréal. He then completed a subspecialty in oculofacial, orbital and lacrimal surgery at McMaster University. Dr. Cadet has several scientific publications to his credit and he regularly presents at local and international conferences. In addition, he has participated in several oculofacial surgery missions for underserved populations internationally.

Dr. Marie-Claude Robert

Dr Marie-Claude Robert completed her residency in ophthalmology at the University of Montreal and a specialty in cornea, external diseases, anterior segment and refractive surgery at Harvard University. She has received several prestigious prizes including the Harvard Alcon Scholar and the Claes Dohlman Fellowship prizes. Dr Robert is affiliated with the CHUM and Sainte-Justine hospital where she teaches residents and fellows in ophthalmology. She is also director of research in ophthalmology at the CHUM.