Providing Family Eye Care and Medical Optometry in Windsor
Guthrie Optometry applies years of experience in the optical field along with utilizing modern advancements in medical optometry to help patients achieve optimal vision and maintain ocular health. We provide comprehensive eye exams for all ages in a relaxed, professional atmosphere serving the Riverside, Lakeshore and Windsor area. Our opticians and frame stylists educate patients on premium lens designs and personalized lens options in conjunction with contemporary frame selections that produce the perfect solution for each patient's visual demands.
By using the latest advancements in diagnostic testing, including retinal photography and ocular coherence tomography (OCT), combined with over 20 years of practice experience, Guthrie Optometry is able to diagnose and manage ocular health conditions such as Diabetes, Macular Degeneration, and Glaucoma. We partner with the most experienced surgeons in Southwest Ontario to co-manage ocular procedures such as LASIK vision correction, cataract removal, and cosmetic eyelid surgery. Contact lenses are great alternative to glasses for vision correction and Guthrie Optometry can design and fit an individualized prescription for full-time wear or just a weekend out. Daily disposable, multifocal, or medically necessary, our optometrists can find the optimal contact lens solution for your active lifestyle.
Dr. Tim Guthrie
Dr. Guthrie graduated with honors from the Michigan College of Optometry at Ferris State University in 1996. His internship training included Eglin Air Force Base in Fort Walton Beach, Florida and Jackson State Prison in Jackson, Michigan.
Dr. Guthrie worked with a private ophthalmology practice in Ludington, Michigan for 5 years before joining The Henry Ford Health System where he served as Director of Clinical Services for the Downriver Supervision Center. He opened Guthrie Optometry in June 2012 to serve his community of Riverside and surrounding Windsor/Tecumseh area. Dr. Guthrie is an active member of St. John Vianney Parish and sits on the board of directors for the Transition to Betterness charity organization. He also participated in an eye mission trip to Ghana, Africa in 2014. Dr. Guthrie is resolved to provide professional and personal eye care to all people of the Windsor area.
Dr. Angela Farah
Dr. Angela Farah was born and raised in Windsor and completed her BSc with a major in Medical Sciences at the University of Western Ontario. In 2018, she completed her Optometry degree at Aston University in Birmingham, UK and was certified in Therapeutic Prescribing Agents by Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She went on to gain experience in practices across England as a locum optometrist and is now happily practising in her hometown after living away for ten years.
Dr. Farah enjoys the diversity of full scope optometry and is dedicated to providing thorough and comprehensive eye care to her patients. She is particularly intrigued by how systemic diseases affect the eyes, an interest that drove her to write her dissertation on the ocular manifestations of multiple sclerosis.
In her spare time, Dr. Farah loves spending time outdoors and being active with friends and family. She also enjoys listening to music, learning how to play new instruments and experiencing different cultures through travel.