Dr. Hillis is originally from Regina, where she studied Sciences at the University of Regina. She continued her studies at the University of Waterloo, where she graduated with her Doctorate of Optometry Deans Honour List. During this training, she completed an Ocular Disease and Therapeutics externship in Pinellas Park, Florida, where she managed glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, and ocular health emergencies. Dr. Hillis also completed primary care externships focusing on pediatrics and vision therapy.
Outside of the clinic you can find Dr. Hillis rowing on the Saskatchewan River, cheering for the Roughriders, or playing cello in various music groups. Dr. Hillis is happy to be back in Saskatchewan and welcomes patients of all ages.