Shirin Esmail Bsc, OD, an Eye Center Optometrist since 2007 has been practicing optometry for 12 years and stands ready to help you with all your primary care optometry needs. Those needs include the treatment of Dry Eye and Pediatrics as well as the management of Ocular Disease. From the first meeting, Dr. Esmail will listen to your needs, concerns and educate you on all the options. She will walk you through the entire process, from diagnosis, to treatment to cure. This combination of personal touch and expertise coupled with constant communication ensures that her patients are in the best hands, and brightens the days ahead with lifelong clear vision and healthy eyes.
Dr Esmail’s extensive experience with Lasik makes her an authority in co-managing pre and post op, as well as other refractive surgery co management. Dr. Esmail is also eager to help with all Contact Lens fitting as well as any urgent care you might require.
Originally from Calgary, Alberta, Dr. Esmail attended the University of Calgary for undergraduate studies. She then progressed in her studies and graduated from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts, in 2003, gradating with honors. Post her graduation, and residency in Ocular disease at the Baltimore VA Medical Center, Dr Esmail moved to North Carolina with her husband, also an Optometrist.
Dr. Esmail graduated with Honors from NEWENCO (beta sigma kappa) and is an active member of the North Carolina State Optometric Society and the American Optometric Association.
In her private time, Dr. Esmail enjoys reading, traveling, cooking, and spending time with family
Dr. Esmail has been to El Salvador providing those with Eye Care needs. She aspires to continue providing eye care to people in need , both locally and abroad.
Her family consists of her Husband, 4 Year old Son and a pair of 1 year old twin girls.