Dr. Kim Elcheshen
Dr. Kim Elcheshen obtained her Bachelor of Science from the University of Winnipeg. She then graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Waterloo in 1998. After graduating, she practised in Brandon for two years. Born and raised in southeast Winnipeg, Dr. Kim returned to her roots to start a new optometry practice, 20/20 Eye Care with Dr. Don Porter in 2000. Through the years, she has also practiced as an associate for offices in Selkirk and Thompson.
Dr. Kim has always been very involved with her professional association, having served as President of the Manitoba Association of Optometrists from 2004-2006. She has also chaired and served on several committees such as Membership Services, Government Relations, Continuing Education, and Public Relations Committees. She currently holds a position on the Awards committee.
Dr. Kim especially enjoys spending time with her husband and two young children. She volunteers for as many of her children’s activities as possible, including serving on the preschool board. She has always been active in sport and currently helps coach her daughter’s ringette team.
Dr. Kim enjoys providing optometric services to patients of all ages and is fluent in French.