Dr. Feinstein specializes in understanding how the human eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect your vision - many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Our Eye doctor in Richmond Hill knows how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.
Dr. Feinstein takes the time to explain the results of your eye exam, describe your options and listen to your eye care needs. Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we encourage you to ask questions and share your health information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and treating potential vision problems.
Meet Dr. Feinstein:
Dr. Brian R. Feinstein was born and raised in Toronto and has lived in Richmond Hill for over 30 years. He attended his undergraduate years at the University of Toronto and then the University of Western Ontario where he graduated with an honours Bachelor of Science degree. He received his optometry training at University of Waterloo, school of optometry where he was president of his class, and graduated in 1984.
Dr. Feinstein has also completed an extensive course in the treatment and management of ocular diseases and the use of pharmaceutical agents in affiliation with nova south eastern University College of optometry. He completed his externship and clinical rotation with Dr. John Rogers in the Bahamas and is TPA certified.
Dr. Feinstein is on staff at the Herzig Eye Institute for cataract surgery and laser vision correction. He has been serving patients there in pre and post operative surgical care for over 15 years, and brings this current knowledge to patients in his own office in Richmond Hill.
Dr. Feinstein began his practice in Richmond Hill in 1985 and continues to practice at the same location, recently expanding our facility to enhance your eye care experience.
In his spare time, he enjoys playing hockey and is an accomplished musician with his own band and loves to ride his Harley. He lives with his beautiful wife Marla, and three grown children, Lexy, Cory and Mitchell, his dog and three cats.
Dr. Kyra Kaplan is thrilled to have joined the team at Feinstein Eyecare. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Guelph in 2013, and her Doctor of Optometry degree at the University of Waterloo in 2017, graduating from both degrees on the Dean’s Honours List. At Waterloo, she studied Primary Care Optometry as well as Low Vision, Contact Lenses, Binocular Vision, Paediatrics, and Ocular Disease. Her Optometry degree included an internship at the Jack C Montgomery Veteran’s Hospital in Muskogee, Oklahoma, which focused on the treatment and management of ocular disease, including the use of Therapeutic agents. Dr. Kaplan has a special interest in fitting contact lenses, including multifocal, rigid, and scleral lenses. In her spare time, Dr. Kaplan enjoys playing piano, musical theatre, reading, and spending time with her family, including her dogs and cats.