Instructor of Optometry
The clinical experience that you obtain at ICO is unparalleled. You will become confident in treating and managing an array of ocular conditions by the time you graduate. The variety of patient care encounters and experiences that you obtain at ICO will lay a solid foundation for future development and practice. As well, the attending staff strives to aid students in any way possible.
Upon completing his bachelor’s degree at the University of Toronto in 2011, Dr. Uppal received his optometric training at ICO and graduated in 2015. Further, he went on to pursue a residency in primary care/ocular disease at ICO and has been a full-time faculty member since 2016. He is a clinical attending for second, third, and fourth year students in the primary care and urgent care clinics. He also is involved in teaching the first and second year optometry laboratories.
2016 Illinois College of Optometry, Instructor
Member, American Academy of Optometry
Member, American Optometric Association
Member, Illinois Optometric Association