After receiving an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from York University, Dr. Jenna Astorino earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science, graduating as a member of the Dean’s Honour List. Throughout her training, Dr. Astorino completed several internships that focused on ocular health and disease, therapeutics, binocular vision, sports vision, paediatrics, low vision, contact lenses, and refractive surgery co- management.
In 2014, Dr. Astorino was a member of an organization called Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity. She went on a mission trip to Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, Mexico, where she provided comprehensive eye examinations to individuals who do not have access to eye care in an effort to help restore sight through sight-saving surgery, prescription glasses and therapeutics.
In her final year of Optometry School, Dr. Astorino completed an internship at the Eye Foundation of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. Throughout this internship, she worked alongside optometrists and ophthalmologists who specialize in disease of the retina and vitreous, cataract, refractive surgery and oculoplastics.
Dr. Astorino is a member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists, College of Optometrists of Ontario and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.
In her spare time, she plays various sports and is a strong supporter of the Toronto Maple Leafs!