As you review the credentials for each of our outstanding optometrists, you can take comfort in their dedicated service towards the advancement of eye care and our community’s needs. With a healthy blend of experienced and new optometrists, we are able to maintain a high standard of quality and stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in our field. Here at Londonderry Eye Care, there is no greater accomplishment for us than to ensure that your eyes are being taken care of. If you are experiencing any problems with your vision, or you simply need a check-up, we are more than happy to help you. Don’t hesitate to give us a call at any time, 780–476-7631, or book your exam online today!
Our Edmonton optometrists are experienced and highly qualified. All of the doctors at Londonderry Eye Care are educated experts in their field with qualifications from some of the finest institutions in the United States and Canada. Each of them carries a unique background and history that contributes to their compassionate attitude toward patient care. We are confident that our distinguished doctors will provide you and your family with a lifetime of kind, professional eye care.
Dr. Khaldoun Ramahi
A native of Edmonton, Dr. Ramahi attended the University of Alberta where he graduated with honours with a Bachelor of Science. Dr. Ramahi then pursued his graduate studies at InterAmerican University where he earned his Doctor of Optometry degree with honours. Dr. Ramahi has earned several academic awards in the duration of his studies, including awards for clinical excellence, several academic scholarships, and being inducted into the optometric honours society Kappa Beta Sigma. The well-being of his patients is Dr. Ramahi’s greatest reward and his enthusiasm for what he does is obvious to his patients in the exam room. On his time off, Dr. Ramahi enjoys movies, hockey, travelling, and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Stefania DeFilippo
Dr. DeFilippo received her Bachelor of Science and optometry degree at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. She spent her clinical training in ocular disease at Barnet Dulaney Perkins in Arizona and Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida. Locally, Dr. DeFilippo has trained in refractive surgery management at Gimbel Eye Centre. Special interests include pediatrics and contact lenses. She is passionate about eye care and consistently makes effort to remain up to date on advancements and technology within optometry. In her spare time, she enjoys movies, music and hiking with her dog.
Dr. Jamie-Lee Halabi
Dr. Halabi was born and raised in Edmonton, AB. She began her optometry career working with us at Londonderry EyeCare and volunteering with Canadian National Institute for the Blind, while completing her Bachelor of Sciences degree. She graduated with her doctorate of optometry at the InterAmerican University and received an Optometric Research award. She volunteered on two international missions to provide vision care and eye glasses in Dominica Republic. Dr. Halabi trained in refractive and cataract surgery management at Gimbel Eye Center in Edmonton, pathology management in Edison, NJ, glaucoma management in Irvington, NJ, and diabetic retinopathy management in Union City, NJ. She speaks Arabic and Spanish, and has special interest in visual therapy. During her free time she enjoys traveling and studying emerging vision technology.
Dr. Pearl Motkosi
We’re very excited to welcome Dr. Motkoski to Londonderry Eye Care! Dr. Motkoski is Edmonton born and raised. She attended the University of Alberta where she completed her Bachelor of Science degree. She then moved to Portland, OR to attend optometry school at Pacific University College of Optometry, where she completed her Doctorate of Optometry.
Dr. Motkoski has clinical experiences in co-management, hospital and private practice settings. She provides full scope optometric services to patients of all ages and has a passion for ocular surface disease.
When Dr. Motkoski is not in the office she enjoys spending her time cross country skiing, running, hiking, or reading a good book.
Dr. Michael Yau
Dr. Yau was born and raised in Edmonton and graduated in 2019 from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois with a Bachelor of Vision Science and Doctor of Optometry. His focus on evidence-based medical Optometry was developed through his various placements in the United States – Arizona, Florida, North Carolina, Michigan and Illinois. He had the opportunity to provide quality eye care for a wide variety of populations. Upon graduation, he began his Optometry career throughout the Vancouver area and Kelowna.
Dr. Yau is a member of the Alberta, British Columbia, Canadian and American Optometric Associations. He is also licensed in a variety of states in the United States. During his time in optometry school, he travelled to Honduras for a mission trip. There, he provided eye examinations for underserved populations. Being of service to others is at the forefront of his Optometry care in connecting with his community.
Dr. Yau has returned to Alberta to be a part of Londonderry EyeCare. He looks forward to helping all patients with their eye care needs.
Dr. Ahmed Farhat
Dr. Farhat was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. He completed 3 years of his Bachelor of Science degree at MacEwan University before being admitted early to the InterAmerican University of Optometry, where he graduated in 2018. Dr. Farhat completed his practicum at Omni Eye Services in Atlanta, Georgia, one of the largest referral sites in the United States. He received the Clinical Excellence Award during his practicum at the Cidra Clinic in Puerto Rico. Dr. Farhat is passionate about managing and treating ocular disease and he is committed to providing quality eye care to all of his patients. Outside of work Dr. Farhat enjoys playing and watching hockey, traveling and reading.