Dr. Shannon Smith-Bodiroga is an Optometrist in Winnipeg providing full scope eye care services for the surrounding communities. She is a native of Winnipeg and grew up in the south part of the city. After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2002 from the University of Manitoba, she furthered her studies at the highly regarded Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago.
Dr. Smith-Bodiroga’s optometric clinical internships include Pediatrics, Low Vision and Contact Lens Services at the Illinois Eye Institute, Advanced Care at the Black Hills Regional Eye Institute in South Dakota and Primary Care at both the Walla Walla Veterans Hospital in Washington and Dr. Boyco Image Optometry in Surrey, British Columbia. After 4 years studying in the United States, Dr. Smith-Bodiroga returned to her hometown of Winnipeg to practice optometry.
Dr. Smith-Bodiroga is a current member of the Manitoba Association of Optometrists, the Canadian Association of Optometrists, the Beta Sigma Kappa Honors Society and the Tomb and Key Honor Society. She currently serves on the Children’s Vision Committee for the Manitoba Association of Optometrists. She is board certified with both the American Optometric Association and the Canadian Associations of Optometrists. Dr. Smith-Bodiroga was the recipient of the Exceptional Tutor Award at the Illinois College of Optometry in 2008. Dr. Smith-Bodiroga values community involvement and has volunteered performing eye exams for athletes at the Special Olympics and she currently volunteers at the Siloam Mission optometric clinic in Winnipeg.
Dr. Kelly Enns is an optometrist in Winnipeg offering comprehensive eye care, with an interest in contact lenses. After completing her honours degree in Microbiology from the University of Manitoba in 2007,she moved to Chicago, Illinois to pursue a degree in optometry. She is a recent graduate of the Illinois College of optometry and has returned to her hometown of Winnipeg to practice.Dr. Kelly Enns is a current member of the Manitoba Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
Her hobbies include spending time at the cottage fishing and hiking. She also considers herself a foodie and loves eating at new and unique restaurants. She enjoys wine making and entertaining friends.
Ruby comes to us from Steinbach and has 10 years of experience as a certified optometric assistant. She is an enthusiastic friendly individual that can jump in and help out anywhere, whether it be fitting glasses, answering phone calls or pre-testing patients before they see our doctor. In her spare time she enjoys quading and spending time with her family.
Jasmine is our friendly Tagalog speaking Lead Diagnostic Technician and Training Coordinator. It’s usually her warm smile that greets our patients and customers while using our modern equipment to test them before they see our doctors. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and trying new restaurants.
Vel is our personable style savvy eyewear expert. She started her career in the field of optometry in 1996 and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our clinic. She helps handpick all of our eyewear and is passionate about finding the best eyewear and lenses for our customers. When not at work she spends her time at the lake in the summers and snowmobiling in the winters.
Monica is our newest team member. She joins us after completing her Medical Assistant and Administrative Professional Diploma from Robertson College. She is enjoying meeting our patients and helping them when any questions arise. Outside of work Monica can be found reading a new book and hanging out with her friends.