Dr. Anderson was born in Calgary and raised in the town of Strathmore. He completed his undergraduate studies at the College of Southern Idaho and Seton Hall University in New Jersey while on a baseball scholarship and in 2009 was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the Major League Baseball draft. Dr. Anderson went on to earn his Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA. He completed clinical internships in Boston and Edmonton gaining experience in ocular disease, pediatrics, specialty contact lenses, low vision, and vision therapy. He returned to Alberta in 2017 to join the team at Signal Hill Eye Care. Several times a year he also provides patient care in remote communities in northern Alberta. Outside of the office Dr. Anderson enjoys playing sports, fishing, and hiking in the Rocky Mountains.