Get to know Dr. Blake Marsden
ABOUT Dr. MARSDEN
Dr. Blake Marsden completed his Doctorate of Optometry at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2012. Throughout his training, he gained considerable experience fitting contact lenses and managing ocular diseases including glaucoma at the NSU Eye Care Institute at the Sanford L. Ziff Health Care Center. Dr. Marsden completed an ocular disease-focused externship at the Eye
Centers of South Florida where he became experienced in ocular post-surgical care following cataract, glaucoma and corneal surgeries. He also completed an externship at Easton Eye Care gaining experience fitting a variety of contact lenses and managing pre and post-op LASIK surgical care.
During his years at Nova Southeastern University, Dr. Marsden was inducted into the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honours Society—an organization dedicated to academic excellence and professionalism and a privilege given to those who maintain an academic average of 90% or better. Dr. Marsden was consistently placed on the university’s Dean’s List for his outstanding scholastic performance throughout his academic career. He currently practices at Bronte Optometry, Burlington Optometry, and Erin Mills Optometry in Mississauga.
Before his optometric training, Dr. Marsden completed an Honours Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Toronto. In his spare time, Dr. Marsden enjoys snowboarding, tennis, traveling and has volunteered for The Kidney Foundation of Canada for over 20 years.