Dr. Patrick M. Tracey

Dr. Patrick M. Tracey
A graduate of the University of Waterloo (UW) School of Optometry, Dr. Tracey has practiced in Mississauga since 1971, after two years in Peterborough, Ontario. He obtained his therapeutic drug certification in 2001 at the University of Waterloo.

Dr. Tracey has held several roles supporting optometry in Ontario. An active member of the Ontario Association of Optometrists, he has served as Chairman of the OHIP Negotiating Committee. With the College of Optometrists of Ontario, he has served as Chairman of the Complaints Committee and additionally as a member of the Discipline Committee. He has also been a clinical associate at the UW School of Optometry.

As a fullscope, primary care practitioner, he has a special interest in sports vision and contact lenses. At present, he serves as one of the team optometrists for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League and had previously spent time as part of the vision care team for the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League and with the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League.

Regarding contact lenses, Dr. Tracey has participated in clinical trials for new products and has been a lecturer for various contact lens and solutions manufacturers.

His interests outside the profession include sports (hockey, golf, scuba diving), travel and history. Golf interests include being part of the ownership group for Lowville Golf Club in Burlington, Ontario.

Dr. Tracey is married to Angela, with children Jennaya, Douglas and Blake and grandchildren Aniaya and D’Shaie.