Dr. Tahsin Rashid

  • Dr. Rashid graduated from the University of Alberta in 2009 receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Psychology.
  • He obtained his Doctorate of Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University in 2013.
  • Through his participation in externships, conferences, and research, Dr. Rashid has demonstrated expertise in all branches of Optometry. While at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Palo Alto, CA and San Jose, CA, he managed patients with a high prevalence of ocular and systemic disease.
  • During his time in Silicon Valley, Dr. Rashid became interested in myopia control, which led him to become skilled in fitting specialty contact lenses to patients of all ages.
    While in the Advanced Pediatrics tract at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia, PA, he received in-depth training in Binocular Vision and Vision Therapy.

He is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Alberta Association of Optometrists, and the Scleral Lens Education Society. Dr. Rashid enjoys being active in his spare time with his wife, playing hockey, cycling, and traveling.

Dr. Steven Burnham

  • Dr. Burnham was born and raised in Edmonton and graduated from the University of Alberta in 2010 with a degree in Chemistry and a minor in Spanish Literature. He went on to graduate with a Doctorate of Optometry from the University of Houston in 2014. During his training he focused on Specialty Contacts lenses, Vision Therapy and Pediatrics. Since graduating he has been practicing in rural communities which has allowed him to expand his expertise in Ocular Disease and Emergencies, and to focus on receiving training in specialty Dry Eye Treatments. He is happy to be returning to practice in Edmonton where he can offer great comprehensive care as well as all the specialty services in which he has trained. Dr. Burnham is currently a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Alberta Association of Optometrists, Alberta College of Optometrists and Edmonton Association of Optometrists.
  • Dr. Burnham currently resides in Edmonton with his wife Cathryn, who is a Registered Nurse, and his 2 beautiful daughters. He enjoys spending as much time with his family as he can get, as well as waterskiing and playing soccer.

Afsha Rashid

Afsha graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2010 receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She graduated from the Registered Nurse program at Jeff State in Alabama in 2014.

Throughout her high school, undergraduate, and nursing education, Afsha spent several years working at Optometric clinics, learning how to manage them both operationally and financially.

In 2014, Afsha got married to Dr. Rashid, and relocated to Edmonton. Although Afsha is a licensed RN in Alabama; she enjoys her role as Office Manager at Envision Eye Care.

Afsha enjoys travelling the world with her husband, cycling, cooking, and spending time with their cat, Nemo.

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