About Us


Dr. Cheryl Huston

Dr. Cheryl Huston

Dr. Cheryl Huston received her Optometry degree from the University of Waterloo in 1978. She has been practicing in the Niagara area since graduation. She is currently the owner of the practice that began on Scott St in St. Catharines in 1993 which moved to Geneva St in 2004 and has been at the current location since December 2010. She lives in St. Catharines with her family.

Dr. Natalie Saleh

Dr. Natalie Saleh

Dr. Natalie Saleh graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Saleh completed externships at the South Boston Community Health Center in Boston MA, Bascom Palmer Hospital Pediatric Clinic in Miami Fl, VA Hospital in Jamaica Plain, MA and Toronto Eye Clinic and Dr. David Ng and Associates in Toronto, On.

She is board certified by the Canadian Examiners in Optometry and in the use of Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents (TPA) in Canada as well as by the National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO) in the United States. Dr. Saleh is a current member of the Ontario Association of Optometry. She is also fluent in Arabic.

 Office Staff

Heather Paterson

Heather Paterson, CCOA

Heather became a member of our team in 2014. She received her certification in 2016 as a CCOA. She is the office manager and specializes in frame & lens selection and will ensure your new glasses are both functional as well as fashionable. You will often find Heather helping out throughout the office as she is knowledgeable in all areas of the practice.

In her spare time you may find Heather enjoying a good book, at an Ice Dogs game or spending quality time with her friends and family.

Karen Hall

Karen became part of the Progressive Vision Centre Team in July of 2016. She helps the front reception area run smoothly and efficiently. and she is happy to help guide you through your experience here. Karen has spent over 15 years as a spa industry professional and customer service specialist. She understands the importance of having a warm and positive experience from beginning to end.

Courtney Hobson

Courtney joined us September 2016, after moving here from Australia in 2013. From scheduling you an appointment, pre-testing, and choosing your new glasses, she will help you every step of the way!