@ Metroptical is located in Port Union, a Scarborough neighbourhood in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We are a 5 min drive from HWY 401 and only a short 10 min walk from Rouge Hill Train Station and our beautiful Lake Ontario Board Walk.

Metroptical stands for Qualified & Experienced staff, Licensed Opticians & Optometrists working together with our customers. We offer full eye health exams performed by a licenced Optometrist. With experience gained from industry leaders Metroptical combines the best qualities & expertise to produce the best customer experience and service. Our qualified staff is here to provide the advice you need for healthy vision and stylish looks. We’ll help you find the perfect pair to suit your vision needs.

  • Licensed Opticians
  • Licensed Optometrists
  • Vision care managment & referrals to Ophthalmology specialists
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Cutting edge lens technology’s
  • High Quality Fashion Frames

Our Team


Licensed Optician is a health professional who works with you to understand your daily vision needs so as to create, with technical precision, lenses that are exactly correct so that you see clearly without eye strain or headaches from wrong lenses.

Your vision is too precious to take a chance. See our Licensed Optician for the very best vision care, because in Canada, Opticians are regulated and licensed to ensure the highest standard of care and ethical practice


Orly Shnaider, RO   –  General Manager & Optician

Not only is Orly a great Optician who’s ready to fit you with your new funky specs, as the General Manager she’s also the engine that keeps everything moving smoothly and efficiently here at Metroptical. Orly manages all aspects of the Optical Dispensary from orders & manufacturing to quality control as well as coordinating with our on-site Optometry office for referrals to vision care specialists & Ophthalmologist eg. Cataracts, Glaucoma, Dry-eye & more.

As a Registered Optician, Orly is committed to continuing education in eye care and as such she is ready to answer questions and guide you in the right direction for all your vision needs. With Orly, you’ll always feel at home with great vision care for the whole family.


Eric Shnaider, RO    –   Senior Optician & CEO

Over the last 17 years Eric Shnaider has trained & worked with industry leaders and professionals in the Opticianry and Optometry field. Eric is the Founder & CEO of Metroptical Inc. (Established in 2012) as well as a Registered Optician (RO) in Ontario meeting all standards of practice. Eric continues to develop & push Metroptical Inc. to new heights with new innovative services and solutions.  As an Optician, Eric specializes in complicated frame adjustments & repairs as well as fitting and troubleshooting new cutting edge eyeglass lenses and contacts.

As a Registered Optician, Eric is committed to continuing education in eye care and as such he is ready to answer questions and guide you and the whole family in the right direction for all your vision needs. With Eric’s help, you are guaranteed to find the perfect frame that will meet your individual taste.


In Canada, an Optometrist is a health care professionals who provide primary eye care through comprehensive eye examinations. They diagnose and manage various vision abnormalities including refractive errors as well as various eye diseases.  Optometrists typically work closely together with other eye care professionals such as Ophthalmologists and Opticians to deliver quality and efficient eyecare to the general public.

Dr. Amy Law O.D.

Dr. Amy Law received her Honours Bachelor of Science Degree and Doctor of Optometry Degree from University of Waterloo with Dean’s Honours List distinction. Dr. Law completed internships in various locations including ophthalmology and optometry clinic in the Detroit, Michigan VA hospital and in Hong Kong. She has received extensive training in therapeutic treatment and management of ocular disease under glaucoma, retinal and cataract specialist.

Dr.Law had the pleasure of participating in a charity mission where she provided primary optometric care and dispensed eyeglasses to underprivileged people in Honduras. She has broad experience in family eye care, including contact lenses fitting, ocular health, eye surgery co-management, pediatric, geriatric and primary care. Dr.Law is multi lingual and she is fluent in English, Chinese and Mandarin.

Dr.Law is delighted to be an active part of eye care team at Metroptical Inc and is excited to provide the best Doctor care to our patients and community.


Dr. Areefa Arefin OD

Dr. Areefa Arefin has been practicing optometry in Toronto, Ontario for  twelve years. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry from the State University of New York College of Optometry and double majored with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Middle Eastern Studies cum laude with honors from New York University in New York City.

Dr. Arefin has recieved optometric training from the Montrose Veterans Affairs Hospital where she provided eye care to veterans.  She also trained at the St. Albans Glaucoma Referral Center in Jamaica, NY, where she spent time screening and managing patients for glaucoma.  At the SUNY Optometry Eye Clinic she had extensive training in Ocular Disease, Pediatrics, Vision therapy, and Low Vision.


We’re a Team!

One thing you’ll notice when you walk in to Metroptical is the warm and friendly atmosphere. We work together as a team to ensure your experience at our medical clinic is second to none.

At Metroptical we provide everything from full eye health exams, exams for general eye emergencies, eye specialist referrals and follow-ups. We’ll also make sure to help you find the perfect eyewear solution for your vision needs. We strive to make your time in our office as pleasant and efficient as possible.

Come in and see why Metroptical Inc. is the right choice for all your eyecare needs.