Dr. Nohad Teliani was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, and graduated from the University of Alberta. Next, Dr. Teliani attended the University of Waterloo to complete a Doctor of Optometry in 2006.
She has had an extensive association with Refractive surgical care. During her optometric training, Dr. Teliani worked at Gimbel Eye Centre as an Ophthalmic technician continuing to become their in-house Optometrist after graduating.
Dr. Teliani is passionate about various topics that she lectures on. These range from advancements in dry eye treatments to comparisons of Refractive Surgical Procedures. Currently, Dr. Teliani is a Council Member of the Alberta College of Optometrists.