Originally from Costa Rica, Natalia is now proud to call Calgary home. She completed her optometry degree with honors from U Latina de Costa Rica in 2003. She practiced there for three years before moving to Canada. She became licensed in Canada in 2008. Volunteering her time with charity has always been a high priority for Natalia. She has been involved in several eye care missions to Costa Rice and continues to support fundraising events to help these organizations.
Natalia since coming to Canada and becoming licensed has been practicing at both Bonavista Eye Care and Olds Eye Care. She has a special interest in pediatrics and contact lenses however she looks forward to providing thorough eye care to all patients. Natalia is fluent in both Spanish and English.
In her spare time, Natalia enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband Pieter and daughters Arianna and Julia.