Herminder (Harry) S. Boparai, ODRead Bio
Herminder (Harry) S. Boparai, OD
Dr. Harry Boparai was born and raised in Windsor Ontario, Canada. He received his bachelors degree in Chemistry from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and was accepted into the Chemistry Honor’s Society.
Dr. Boparai then moved to New York City to obtain his Doctor of Optometry Degree from SUNY College of Optometry. After graduation, Dr. Boparai remained at SUNY as a researcher and graduate faculty, working alongside industry leaders in optometry and ophthalmology conducting research in the area of glaucoma and ocular disease. Dr. Boparai has published several articles and presented lectures and posters at National meetings.
After leaving the academic environment, Dr. Boparai joined a growing private medical practice in New York City. He has served various roles in medicine including: Medical Director, Chief of Eye Care Services at a major inner city NYC hospital, and Director of Eye Care Services at Brooklyn’s largest Continuing Care/Nursing Home.
Dr. Boparai remains a consultant to various medical device and pharmaceutical companies. As a physician who trains his colleagues, Dr. Boparai maintains the latest medical expertise.
Dr. Boparai was the recipient of the 2013 honoree Award at VISIONS Manhattan Awards Ceremony 2013. Dr. Boparai has received the “Top Doctor” designation in eye care in 2012 and 2013.
Dr. Boparai served as the King County Optometric Physicians of Washington President in 2016/2017 and served as a Trustee to the State 2018/2019.
Dr. Boparai is an active volunteer and community member. He has relocated to the Northwest to be closer to his family. He enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children.