Dr. Zoé (Lacroix) Briggs received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Montreal School of Optometry. Upon graduation, she completed a one-year Residency in Pediatric Optometry and Vision Therapy at the University of Waterloo. She then obtained advanced training and fellowships in Vision Therapy, Vision Development, and Neuro-Optometry.
Following her residency, Dr. Briggs accepted a position as a clinical supervisor in the Binocular Vision Clinic at the University of Waterloo, and practiced in the Toronto area for several years. She has received awards for outstanding clinical care, and for distinction in practice excellence. She has also published work in international optometric journals and has been a speaker at numerous professional organizations.
Dr. Briggs has extensive experience in family eye care with a focus on vision therapy, learning- related vision problems, and neuro-optometric rehabilitation for patients with brain injuries. She is passionate about helping patients of all ages achieve optimal vision and ocular health.
Dr. Briggs is member of the Ontario College of Optometrists, and the Ontario Association of Optometrist. She has also obtained post-graduate fellowships with the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) and the American Academy of Optometry (AAO). She is an active member of the Canadian Optometrists in Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation (COVTR), and the Neuro- Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA).
Originally from Kingston, Dr. Briggs is happy have settled down in the area. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, outdoor sports, and spending time with her family and friends.
Dr. Briggs is fluent in both English and French, and is pleased to offer eye exams in both languages.