Dr King graduated with Honours in 1999 from the University of Bradford School of Optometry United Kingdom.
She has practiced Optometry in the UK and in the Caribbean where she was very active in her profession sitting on the Executive board of the Trinidad and Tobago Optometry Association for over 5 years.
She started Optometry practice in Ottawa in 2010 and has been here ever since. She has also served a term as President of the Ottawa Optometric Society.
Dr King has a special interest in Pediatrics and is currently studying Vision therapy so that she can better serve her patient base.
In her spare time she enjoys Birdwatching, Gardening, Cycling, Hiking and is a member of the Ottawa Field Naturalists club.
At Dr.Janelle King's Optometric Clinc, we care about your vision, and use the best methods possible to diagnose your eye-related conditions.
Whether you need a stronger contact lens prescription, new glasses, treatment for an eye infection or are interested in laser eye treatment, we can help you.
We never cut corners and always do what's best for you and your vision. You can trust that Dr.Janelle King's Optometric Clinc will take care of you and those you love.
Owner: Dr Janelle King
Areas of expertise: Vision correction, Contact Lenses, Laser surgery and Cataract Surgery Co-Management.
Dr. Ilic studied Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Saskatchewan and obtained a B.Sc. with High Honours in 2009. During her studies, she did research on antimicrobial resistance, molecular biology and genetics. After graduating, she studied melanoma and then focused on inflammatory responses in cystic fibrosis. Dr. Ilic then attended the University of Waterloo, receiving her Doctor of Optometry degree in 2014. In 2013, she trained at the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center, a veterans hospital, where there was a focus on ocular disease and therapeutics. She has traveled with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) to provide eye care access to a community in Peru.
Dr. Ilic was previously involved in the Canadian Association of Optometry Students as an Inter-professional Liaison and is a current member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, the Ontario Association of Optometrists and the Ottawa Society of Optometrists.
Dr. Ilic provides comprehensive eye care in English as well as Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian.
In 2005, Dr. Ilic was honored to be invited to a luncheon with Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh in Regina. In her free time, she loves playing ultimate frisbee, ballroom dancing, yoga and hiking. Dr. Ilic has been awarded a brown-black belt in Martial Arts. She looks forward to caring for your eyes.