Dr. Alaina Elias
Alaina graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Science Degree and later from the University of Waterloo with an Honors Science Degree in Optometry in 1992. She has been serving patients in the Humboldt area since 2001. Her personal goal is to provide the most technologically advanced and comprehensive vision care in the area. She likes to be on a first name basis with her patients and strives to understand their needs by getting to know them on a deeper, more personal level. In the spare time she can find, she runs a small hobby farm with horses and sheep, as well as being an avid crafter.
Elizabeth joined our family in early 2008 and received her Optometric Assistant certification in 2009. In July of 2017, Elizabeth completed her Ophthalmic Dispensing course, and is now a fully licensed Optician. She is experienced in frame and lens selection and will always greet you with a big smile and warm welcome. Elizabeth is also great with our child patients and has no trouble getting them to relax and cooperate with the testing procedures. In her spare time she enjoys baking and custom decorating delicious cakes, especially if they can be in turtle form.
Elizabeth is currently on maternity leave with her daughter Charlotte. She will return to the office in August 2018.
Nancy joined the team in June 2014. Nancy received her certification as an Ophthalmic assistant in July of 2017. She is very efficient, friendly and a willing learner. Nancy has taken great steps to learn as much about the industry as possible, to better help and assist our patients. In her spare time Nancy is busy with her young family. Nancy enjoys spending time with her friends and family. Nancy was raised in the Humboldt area and enjoys seeing the familiar faces of our patients.
She is currently filling in for Elizabeth during the remainder of her maternity leave.
Paul is in charge of our social media pages and website. He also assists with behind the scene paper work and processing, and you may also occasionally see him filling in at the front desk as receptionist.He is the son of Dr. Elias, and has grown up spending numerous hours at the office. Many of our long-time patients have watched Paul grow up and take on more responsibility in the office. Paul is currently also working on his education to becoming a certified horticulturist, graduating in April 2018.
Sheila is the newest member to our team. She joined us on January 2, 2018 and fit right in! Stop by and meet her on your next visit!
Darren joined the team in 2017 and plays a key role in ensuring that all of our patient files are kept up to date, and accurate. It is likely that you will see him working at the front desk assisting patients with general information, and assisting with insurance billing, and booking appointments for patient visits.
Meet Our Team