Dr. Minesh Kutlerywala

Dr. Minesh graduated in 1999 from the University of Calgary with degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering. After working for five years in senior management, he changed career paths and pursued his true passion in Optometry. He graduated from Inter American School of Optometry in 2007 with his wife Dr. Hemel Kutlerywala. He has owned Bower Eye Care since 2007. Dr. Minesh’ special interests include pediatric and geriatric eye care, neuro-ophthalmology, specialty contact lenses, and various diseases of the eye.

Dr. Hemal Kutlerywala

Dr. Hemel graduated with Honors in Organic Chemistry in 1999 before becoming interested in Optometry. She then graduated with honors from the Inter American School of Optometry, Puerto Rico. She has worked at Bower Eye Care since 2007. She grew up in India where she met her husband Dr. Minesh and decided to attend optometry school together. They now have a beautiful 5 year old son and newborn and are proud to call Red Deer home. Dr. Hemal has special interests in therapeutic optometry, children’s vision including diagnosis and treatment of “lazy eye”, and diabetic eye disease.

Dr. Kayla Vroom

Dr. Kayla Vroom graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2012. She is a member of both the Beta Sigma Kappa honor society and the Tomb and Key Honor society.  Dr. Vroom has been working at Bower Eye Care since 2013. She has special interests in ocular disease, contact lenses, and the pediatric population.