Amar Sayani, O.D., FAAO was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Psychology. Following his undergraduate degree he pursued his doctorate education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University in Philadelphia, PA, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Vision Science in 2007 and his Doctor of Optometry in 2010. He completed his residency in pediatrics and vision therapy at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN in 2013. After a few years in private practice, specifically, adult and pediatric ophthalmology, he has joined faculty at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry.
Dr. Sayani prides himself in being a well-balanced pediatric optometrist. He has a special interest in learning related visual problems, sports vision, traumatic brain injury, specifically visual sequela due to concussions and pediatric pharmacology.
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and is in the process of completing his fellowship with Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA). He is also a member of the American Optometric Association, American Public Health Association and Lupus Foundation of America.