Our optometrists at Sherwood Park Eye Centre are committed to providing excellent eye care for every patient. We listen to your concerns, discuss your vision and eye-health issues, and thoroughly detail treatment options while offering advice on the best course of action.
We view our relationship with you as a partnership, and we want you to ask us questions and share your health information so we can do a better job detecting your vision problems and treating your eyes. We are the optometrists Sherwood Park can trust.
Dr. Natasha Randhawa joined Sherwood Park Eye Centre in 2012 and has a special interest in children’s vision. Born and raised in Edmonton, she earned her undergraduate degree (BSc) in Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta. She then headed south of the border to complete a Doctor of Optometry degree at one of the top optometry schools in America, Salus University.
Through her rotations in the optometry program, Dr. N. Randhawa had the opportunity to develop unique areas of expertise. She completed a Specialty pediatric rotation at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia, PA, where she received honours for her work. Dr. N. Randhawa co-authored a published paper while at a rotation working on cornea/specialty contact lens candidates. In Fairfax, Virginia, Dr. N. Randhawa completed a rotation that focused on glaucoma and cataract patients.
Due to Dr. N. Randhawa’s educational and working background, she has developed a special interest in working with children, as well as those with challenging contact lens fits. However, she is eager to help new patients with any sort of eye and vision challenges. Dr. N. Randhawa is currently accepting referrals for scleral contact lens fittings, a specialty contact lens used to treat a variety of eye conditions.
Fluent in English, French, Punjabi and Hindi, she can communicate with a great variety of patients.
Her non-optometric joys include reading, travelling and spending time with her three kids.
Dr. Joe graduated from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry in 1980. Upon graduation, Dr. Joe moved to Alberta, where she practiced in clinics in St. Albert and Edmonton before returning to Ontario for two years. In 1990, she returned to Alberta to join Dr. Morrow in partnership in the St. Albert and Sherwood Park offices. In 1995, both doctors decided to focus their energies on the Sherwood Park office and sold the St. Albert office.
Dr. Joe enjoys practicing in a family optometric clinic where she is often able to provide optometric services to several generations of the same family. It is also a pleasure to be able to provide the latest technology in eye care, as well as superior service in contact lens and spectacle frame and lens therapy.
Dr. Khroad was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree at Concordia University of Edmonton. She continued her education at Salus University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where she obtained her Doctorate of Optometry.
She has completed her Doctorate clinical rotations in Primary Care (Edmonton, AB), Contact Lenses (Boston,MA), Pediatrics (Philadelphia, PA), and Ocular Disease (Miami, FL).
Dr. Khroad attended the renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, where she completed clinical rotations respecting Glaucoma, Uveitis, Neuro-Opthalmology, Cornea, Pediatrics, Primary Care and Retinal Care. Bascom Palmer Eye Institute is regarded as the top eye hospital in the United States of America.
During Dr. Khroad's spare time she enjoys traveling, keeping active, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Kelsey Ford graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry in 2000. In 2003, Dr. Ford moved to Edmonton with her husband Dr. Michael Joljart to start their family. Their son Gibson was born in 2003 and their daughter Sydney joined the family in 2004. Dr. Ford has been actively seeing patients part-time in the Edmonton area since 2003, but decided to open her own practice in 2012 as a way to better serve the needs of her patients.
As of June 2021 Dr. Ford and Dr. Joljart have decided to merge their eyecare team with Dr. Randhawa and are operating out of the newly renovated Sherwood Park Eye Centre office.
Answering questions and helping patients understand their exam is a passion of Dr. Ford’s. She is currently taking new patients and welcomes all new patients to our offices.
Dr. Ford is dedicated to keeping your eyes healthy and seeing well – this means staying up to date on current medical trends. She has studied under the OMNI eye services in Chattanooga, Tennessee for advanced eye disease. The rotation included Glaucoma, Cataracts, and Macular Degeneration evaluation.
She is also an avid outdoor enthusiast. You can find her biking, running, or walking around Edmonton and our beautiful river valley.
Dr. Mike Joljart grew up in Edmonton and graduated from Pacific University in 2000. He focuses his optometry on primary eye care, and has extensive experience working with contact lenses. This includes contact lenses for astigmatism, bifocal contact lenses, and working with patients who have dry eyes. He has also gained a wealth of knowledge seeing patients who are over 65 years of age. This often includes more specific issues such as macular degeneration, cataracts, dry eyes, and other diseases that are more common in the senior population.
Outside of optometry, Dr. Joljart enjoys being outdoors. He especially enjoys biking, ideally in the mountains. He loves to be with his family, which includes his wife Dr. Kelsey Ford, their two great kids, and two cuddly dogs.
Dr. Chamoun was born and raised in Edmonton and is a Pacific University, College of Optometry alumnus, graduating in 2016. Prior to joining our team, she practiced full-scope optometry in Minnesota. During optometry school, Dr. Chamoun was an ocular disease teaching assistant, which sparked her interest in ocular disease and dry eye. Dr. Chamoun’s clinical externships allowed her to train with several specialty sites, including the following: a cataract/LASIK surgical center, a contact-lens specialty clinic, the VA in Lexington, KY, and at Fort Washakie IHS in Fort Washakie, WY. Dr. Chamoun practices full-scope optometry including the treatment of dry eye, ocular disease, and the fitting of contact lenses.
Although Dr. Chamoun has traveled across the United States (and beyond!), she is excited to be back home. She enjoys taking in live music, hiking, and experimenting in the kitchen.
We are excited to announce that Dr. Erickson is on maternity leave with their new addition to their growing family! She will be rejoining the SPEC team in Fall 2021.
Dr. Erickson grew up in Lamont, Alberta, a small rural farming community where her family has lived for over a century. She attended King's University in Edmonton where she co-authored a published paper regarding cataracts in zebrafish. She continued her studies at Inter American University of Puerto Rico School of Optometry where she obtained her Doctorate of Optometry.
She lived in Puerto Rico for 4 years where she learned to surf as well as speak Spanish. She is able to perform a comprehensive exam in Spanish.
Dr. Erickson performed her clinical rotations in ocular disease, pediatrics & vision therapy, contact lenses, and primary care. She was awarded Clinical Excellence 2 years in a row and Best Thesis Dissertation. Outside of her clinics Dr. Erickson has also volunteered on an eyecare mission in the Dominican Republic where she helped provide free eyeglasses to those in need.
Outside of optometry, Dr. Erickson enjoys playing volleyball, baseball, and camping. She also loves outdoor winter activities like snowmobiling and ice fishing. She spends her family time on her acreage with her husand and son.
As of March 2020 Dr. Brisbin has made the decision to retire. We are extremely happy for him and his family. However, he will be missed here at the office.
Dr. Scott Brisbin joined the Sherwood Park Eye Centre in 2006 after having practised in Southeast Edmonton for four decades. He has done many clinical studies in the area of contact lenses, published a number of articles and spoken on a wide variety of topics around the world.
In addition to a busy private practice, he has also led his profession at the local, provincial, national and international levels. In 2000, he became only the second Canadian to lead his profession's world body, the World Council of Optometry. He has been a key player in global blindness prevention through the liaison he helped create with the World Health Organization.
Dr. Brisbin has received a number of awards including World Optometrist of the Year in 2004 and an Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Waterloo in 2005 for his blindness prevention work. His national and provincial associations have honoured him with their highest awards: the President's Award. He is an Honorary Life Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.
Dr. Brisbin and his wife have two grown children and three grandchildren. He and his wife love to travel the world.