Dr. Chantal Boisvert, UCI Health ophthalmologist

Chantal J. Boisvert, MD


Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus

Clinical Interests

Neuro-ophthalmology (pediatric and adult), Strabismus (pediatric and adult), General pediatric ophthalmology

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Medical Services
  • American Board of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology
  • English
  • French
Medical School
Laval UniversityMD
University of MontrealOphthalmology
LAC/USC Medical Center - Doheny Eye InstituteNeuro-Ophthalmology
UCSD School of Medicine/Shiley Eye CenterPediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus
Professional Positions
  • Associate professor — Department of Ophthalmology, UC Irvine School of Medicine
  • Director of Medical Education — Department of Ophthalmology, UC Irvine School of Medicine
  • Fellow — American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
  • Fellow — North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)
  • Member — American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus (AAPOS)
  • Member — California Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons (CAEPS)
  • Associate member — Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO)
Awards and Recognition
  • Outstanding Teaching Service Award, 2016 — Department of Ophthalmology, UC Irvine School of Medicine
  • Top Doctors — Albuquerque Magazine, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Outstanding Medical Student Educator Award — University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 2011
More Information

Dr. Chantal Boisvert is a board-certified UCI Health ophthalmologist who specializes in neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology. Her clinical interests include pediatric and adult neuro-ophthalmology and strabismus, or misalignment of the eyes.

Boisvert earned a medical degree at Laval University School of Medicine in Quebec City, Canada. She also holds a doctor of optometry degree from the University of Montreal’s School of Optometry in Montreal, Canada. She went on to complete a residency in ophthalmology at the University of Montreal, followed by a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at UC San Diego’s Shiley Eye Center.

After serving as an assistant professor at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and director of pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center in Albuquerque, she completed a second fellowship in neuro-ophthalmology at the Keck School of Medicine at USC/Doheny Eye Institute. Before joining UCI Health and the UC Irvine School of Medicine, she was an ophthalmologist at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego.

Boisvert, who is actively involved in clinical trials in neuro-ophthalmology and pediatric ophthalmology, sees patients at UCI Health Gavin Herbert Eye Institute in Irvine and at UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange.

UCI Health Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
850 Health Sciences Road
Irvine, CA 92697
Phone: 949-824-2020
Fax: 949-824-2073
UCI Health Eye Care Services
101 The City Drive South, Pavilion 2, Bldg. 30A
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: 714-456-7183
Fax: 714-456-8601