Our Team

Our Team

Dr. Karim Mithani

005-2Dr. Karim Mithani, a life long resident of the Tri-Cities, has over 11 years of experience in providing primary clinical eye care and ocular disease management.  Dr. Mithani graduated from the University of Waterloo School of Optometry in 1999.  While at the University of Waterloo he did an ocular disease externship at the Houston Eye Associates in Houston, Texas along with clinical rotations within Canada.  Dr. Karim Mithani graduated at the top of his class, and is only the second optometrist in Canada to receive the Alumni Gold Medal upon graduation.  Dr. Mithani’s love of the west coast lifestyle drew him to move back to Coquitlam to begin his practice at Coquitlam Optometry Centre.   He enjoys practicing full scope holistic eye care here in Coquitlam.  Additionally, his areas of interest include pediatric eye care, specialty contact lenses, and ocular disease treatment.  Dr. Mithani is driven to keep up to date on the latest information, technology and treatment options to provide the best care to his patients.  During his spare time, he enjoys spending time with wife and three young children.  Dr. Mithani is a member of the BC Association of Optometrists and the Canadian Association of Optometrists.

Dr Fayaz Ravji

Dr. Fayaz RavjiDr. Fayaz Ravji has been practicing optometry since 2006. A recent resident of BC, he had set up a well run and prospering practice in Edmonton before moving to Vancouver.  His experience in eye care, as well as how optometry is practiced in different jurisdictions, is a definite asset to out office and to Optometry in BC. He started his career by graduating with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Alberta in 2002, with a major in Biological Sciences, minor in business. After he continued onto graduating from the University of Waterloo with a Doctor of Optometry degree in 2006.

Dr. Ravji has been very involved in optometry, being the Students’ President in his Waterloo days. Additionally being involved with the set up and being on the board of directors, for the Canadian Ismaili Eye Care Professionals (CIECP).

Dr. Ravji enjoys spending time with his new family and building new relations in his new home.


Dr. Nurudin Ahmed

Dr. Nurudin Ahmed has been a practicing optometrist for over 25 years in B.C. with an unsurpassed commitment to the vision care of British Columbian’s.  His experience and unyielding passion has granted him the opportunity to assist many in our local community and many more that do not have access to vision care in distance communities throughout B.C.  His passion is reflected in his belief that “vision care is not a privilege for a few, it is a necessity for us all.”