Barbara Pelletier, OD, Special Contributor
Dr. Pelletier is a partner at IRIS, an eye care practice and optical store in Welland, Ontario, Canada. She practices comprehensive optometry and provides pre- and post-operative care for laser refractive surgery patients.
Along with Dr. Laurie Capogna, she is co-author of the book Eyefoods, a Food Plan for Healthy Eyes, as well as Eyefoods for Kids: A Tasty Guide to Nutrition and Eye Health. The books are a guide for improving eye health and preventing, suppressing and slowing common eye disorders.
Dr. Pelletier is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists, L'Association des optométristes du Québec, College of Optometrists of Ontario, Niagara Society of Optometrists and the Ocular Nutrition Society.
Dr. Pelletier graduated and received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Université de Montréal.