Chris attended the University of Waterloo where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours. He then went on to pursue his Doctor of Optometry degree from Waterloo and graduated on the Dean’s Honour List.
In 2003 Dr. Schell started practicing optometry in Barrie and March 1, 2010 he opened his own vision care clinic. In April 2017 he received his Fellowship for the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. An achievement less then 1% of Canadian Optometrists have obtained. He loves teaching his patients about their vision and eye health.
Dr. Schell is passionate about vision therapy. Its power and possibilities are endless! Dr. Schell is a proud member of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development and Optometric Extension Program Foundation. These two groups focus on educating practitioners and providing the resources to implement vision therapy into their clinics.
Dr. Schell is happily married and has 3 amazing young boys and a wonderful daughter. They love being active. Spending time with family and friends keeps them busy. Dr. Schell loves curling during the winter and golfing in the summer.