Dr. Raj Mann was born and raised in Abbotsford, BC. She completed her Bachelor of Science at the University of British Columbia before moving to Boston to continue her education at the New England College of Optometry. She completed her Doctor of Optometry in 1998. During her training, she received extensive clinical experience at the Veteran Affairs Hospital in Portland, the Eye Clinic at Dorchester House in Boston, and at Bascom Palmer in Miami Florida. During this time, she also travelled to Mexico with a Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) group, providing free eye exams and free prescription glasses to the poor.
After graduating, Dr. Mann returned to Abbotsford and began practicing with Image Optometry for one year before joining Complete Eyecare Optometry Clinic in 1999. In 2014, she co-founded Willoughby Doctors of Optometry with Dr. Doldolea.
Dr. Mann believes in thorough patient care and education. She encourages patient involvement on disease management and prevention. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and has special interests in ocular disease, dry eye and specialty contact lenses. She is also fluent in Punjabi.
Dr. Mann has served has a councilor for the BC Association of Optometrists. She has also presented to members of the Rotary club, child development groups, and children in preschool and elementary schools on eye related topics.
In her spare time, Dr. Mann enjoys running, cycling, weight lifting, skiing, cooking, travelling and spending time with her lovely family.