Dr. Gabriel Chu is a native of Edmonton, Alberta. He received his medical degree from the University of Alberta, going on to complete his surgical training at the University of Western Ontario. There, he received Fellow status with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC). He is a faculty member at the University of British Columbia. It is one of Dr. Chu’s priorities to stay up-to-date in his field, exploring all advances in technique and technology. He is always looking for ways to enhance his patients’ care. Dr. Chu says that his mission is to offer each and every patient the best in eye care to achieve the best vision possible. Dr. Chu spends most of his spare time with his wife, his daughter Aubree, his son Ashton and their dog, Milo. Together, they run, hike, and bike frequently. Dr. Chu also enjoys reading and photography. He is passionate about staying physically fit and trying new things. He had laser surgery himself in December 2015 with Dr. Joseph King.