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Dr. Mark Bona
Dr. Mark Bona
Assistant Professor
Contact Info
Tel: (613) 544-3400 x 3388
Fax: (613) 544-3041


  • Additional Training Low Vision Rehabilitation California Pacific Medical Center (2013)
  • Ophthalmology Residency: Queen's University, FRCSC (2012)
  • Medical School: University of Ottawa (2007)
  • Pre-Medical Education: B.MSc, University of Western Ontario (2002)

Select Publications  

Mednick Z, Jaidka A, Nesdole R, Bona M. Assessing the iPad as a tool for low-vision rehabilitation. Can J Ophthalmol. Published online: October 1, 2016.

Brissette AR, Mednick ZD, Schweitzer KD, Bona MD, Baxter SA. Punctal Plug Retention Rates for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Dry Eye: A Randomized, Double-Masked, Controlled Clinical Trial. Am J Ophthalmol. 2015 Aug;160(2):238-242.e1.

Bona MD, Arthur BW. Cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive on a polyglactin scaffold in strabismus surgery: a laboratory study. J AAPOS, 2014 Feb; 18(1):21-5.

Khan M, Almeida D, Rahim K, Belliveau M, Bona MD, Gale J. 10 Year Framingham Risk in Patients with Retinal Vein Occlusion: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Can J Ophthalmol. 2013 Feb;48(1):40-5.

Schweitzer KD, Eneh AA, Hurst J, Bona MD, Rahim K, Sharma S. Visual Function Analysis in Acute Posterior Vitreous Detachment. Can J Ophthalmol. 2011 Jun;46(3):232-6

Schweitzer KD, Bona MD, Eneh A, Hurst J, Rahim K, Sharma S. Predicting Retinal Tears in Posterior Vitreous Detachment. Can J Ophthalmol. 2011 Dec; 46(6): 481-5.

Schweitzer KD, Eneh AA, Hurst J, Bona MD, Rahim KJ, Abouammoh M, Sharma S. Validation of patient symptom diary in acute posterior vitreous detachment. Saudi J Ophthalmol. 2011 Apr;25(2):181-6.

Adam R, Vale N, Bona MD, Hasanee K, Farrokhyar F. Triaging Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus Patients in the Emergency Department: Do all patients require referral?Academic Emergency Medicine, (2010) Vol. 17 (11), 1183-1188.

Bona MD, Wong A. The eyes in pregnancy. Ophthalmology Rounds, University of Toronto, May (2007) Vol. 5 (3).

Simchen M, Toi A, Bona MD, Alkazaleh F, Ryan G, Chitayat D. Fetal hepatic calcifications: Prenatal diagnosis and outcome. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 187:1617-22.