Meet The Staff

At Queenston Eye Care, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our Stoney Creek patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.

Our Stoney Creek optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. We focus on providing comprehensive eye exams, a large selection of fashionable eyewear, and the best possible vision care.

Come in today to meet our Stoney Creek staff and make an appointment.


Dr. Aman Dhaliwal, Optometrist

Born and raised in Hamilton Ontario, Dr. Dhaliwal has been practising for over a decade in Canada and United States. Dr. Dhaliwal completed his Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Education at Brock University. He obtained his Doctor of Optometry degree at New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA.  Dr. Dhaliwal has worked in Boston, Rhode Island, Atlanta and Chicago before he entered private practice in Hamilton, Ontario.

Dr. Dhaliwal is trained to recognize a range of eye health issues such as, glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension. Dr. Dhaliwal has been successfully helping to improve the vision, and lives of his patients. When not practicing optometry, Aman enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, and two beautiful children and enjoys golf, and playing volleyball.


Doris Birch, Manager of Patient Care

Doris is the manager of patient care at our Hamilton and Stoney Creek locations. Doris earned her legal administration diploma at Mohawk College. Her compassionate nature and sense of humour help her to provide our patients with a positive experience every day since joining our team in 2008. Doris is a Hamilton local, and enjoys spending time with her five children and husband. To pass the time Doris loves to crochet, is an avid baker, and loves to spend time camping in the outdoors.


Candice Mintz, Frame Stylist

Candice is our newest member of our team at Queenston Eye Care.  She is a Frame Stylist and Front Receptionist. You will also find her helping out throughout the office as she is knowledgeable in all areas of the practice. She is a recent graduate of McMaster University and completed her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Sociology. Candice has many years of experience in administrative positions and enjoys interacting with our patients to ensure everyone has a positive experience. She is from Bowmanville, Ontario but, now calls Hamilton home.


Miriam Krzyzewska, Optometric Assistant

Miriam is an optometric assistant at our Hamilton and Stoney Creek locations. She is currently enrolled in the Honours Integrated Science program at McMaster University. She began her career as a volunteer for our optometric team, and she will be applying to optometry school for this upcoming year. Miriam’s charismatic nature have made her a positive addition to the Queenston Eye Care team. When Miriam is not spending time with her family and friends she enjoys exploring the outdoors, watching live music, and traveling when the opportunity presents itself.


Bobby Sohal, Optometric Assistant

Bobby is an Optometric Assistant at both the Hamilton and Stoney Creek offices. He is completing his Bachelor of Science degree at Brock University. He will be continuing his graduate studies in Optometry next fall to become a professional optometrist. His interest in vision sciences and eye care make him a strong addition to our team.

In his spare time, Bobby enjoys playing sports, going to the gym and spending time with family and friends.


Carolyn Binns, Front Receptionist & Frame Stylist

Carolyn is our front desk receptionist and frame stylist currently working at both the Hamilton and Stoney Creek locations. She has many years experience in retail management as well as administration. Carolyn comes from a Child and Youth Care background and has a passion for working with children and teens. She is born and raised in Hamilton and proud to call this city her home. Carolyn prides herself in providing excellent patient care. She’s determined that our patients and customers leave feeling and looking great!


Gurjot Kandhola, Student Optician

Gurjot is our Student Optician at Queenston Eye Care. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Life Sciences from McMaster University. She is also currently enrolled in the Opticianry program at Seneca College. During her spare time, she loves to spend time with friends and family. She is passionate about ensuring that our patients get the best possible vision care and leave our store feeling happy with their experience.