Dr. Michael Yu
Dr. Michael Yu was born and raised in Calgary, where he completed a degree in Biological Sciences at the University of Calgary. His professional studies brought him to the windy city of Chicago where he graduated from the Illinois College of Optometry (ICO) in 2010. Following graduation, Dr. Yu practiced across Vancouver Island, and in 2012 returned home to Calgary.
Within his professional studies, Dr. Yu had externship rotations in ocular disease and low vision at the Veterans Affairs Medical Centre in Providence, Rhode Island, vision therapy in Southport, Connecticut, and a contact lens rotation in Tampa, Florida. Additionally, he was fortunate to be involved with a volunteer mission trip to Mexico where thousands of people were provided with optometric care.
In his free time, Dr. Yu likes to stay active and has many interests ranging from, but not limited to, food, fitness, music, and cinema.
Dr. Yu is a member of the Alberta Association of Optometrists (AAO), Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO), and Calgary Society of Optomerists (CSO).