Dr. Solar Tze was born and raised in Calgary. He completed his Biological Science degree from the University of Calgary and is happy to be back in his home province of Alberta after finishing his Doctor of Optometry at the University of Waterloo with honours. During his studies, he completed a research project on congenital stationary night blindness and myopia (nearsightedness). Dr. Tze continues to pursue his passion for travel and community, spanning 40+ countries and multiple mission trips to Honduras, USA and Mexico to help those in need of schooling and eye care. He previously volunteered regularly with the Canadian National Institute for the Blind, Mobile Eye Clinic for seniors and Foundation Fighting Blindness. Dr. Tze completed his externships at the Lexington Veterans Hospital in Kentucky with a focus on glaucoma and retinal disease and in Calgary trained under with an optometrist specializing in Vision Therapy.
Dr. Tze is passionate to care for his fellow Albertans and is looking forward to building those relationships for years to come. On his spare time you’ll see him hiking in the Rockies or playing sports.