Dr. M Hermina Strungaru is an ophthalmologist (M.D. eye physician and surgeon). She sees adults and children and she is dealing with medical and surgical diseases of the eye.
In 2003, Dr. Strungaru graduated with a Medical Degree in the top 5
percent of her class from the oldest and most prestigious medical school in
Romania, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy-Bucharest.
In the summer of 2002, she came to Canada for a three-month visit and had
the amazing opportunity to volunteer in a medical research laboratory at
University of Alberta. Because of her research experience in Edmonton, she
decided to come to Canada, and went on to earn a PhD degree in the Ocular
Genetics Laboratory at University of Alberta. Her research experienced
solidified her desire to pursue a career in Ophthalmology. At the end of
her PhD, she was accepted into the Ophthalmology residency program at the
University of Toronto, from which she graduated in 2015.
In 2015, Dr. Strungaru went to Philippines for a 7-day charitable mission
to provide eye care and surgery for Filipinos who are financially
Besides her work, Dr. Strungaru enjoys spending time with her family,
hiking and painting.
2010 – 2015: University of Toronto Ophthalmology Residency Training
Program, Toronto Ontario
2004 – 2010: PhD program, Ocular Genetics – University of Alberta,
1997 – 2003: MD program, Faculty of Medicine, Carol Davila University of
Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania