Dr. John Hamilton completed his Honours Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Ottawa Eye Institute where he trained to be an Ophthalmic Medical Technologist. Dr. Hamilton was employed by the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute at the Eye Institute before continuing on to receive his Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry (NECO). He remained dedicated to research by concurrently pursuing his Master of Science in Vision Science. In addition to his experience at the Eye Institute, Dr. Hamilton had the opportunity to consult with manufacturers of ophthalmic imaging devices.
Dr. Hamilton served as class president throughout his time at NECO. He was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society. He was the recipient of numerous scholarships based upon accomplishments in the areas of academics, leadership, and commitment to the field.
Dr. Hamilton’s clinical training provided extensive experience in general and specialty eye care including contact lenses, binocular vision and vision therapy, as well as management of eye disease.
Dr. Hamilton is a member of both the American Optometric Association and Maine Optometric Association.
Dr. Hamilton is an avid sports enthusiast and enjoys traveling. He looks forward to establishing his practice in the beautiful state of Maine. He is welcoming both new and existing patients in our Brunswick and Lewiston offices. He is also fluent in French and English.