Dr. Jenny Nguyen was born and raised in San Jose, California. She was introduced to southern California during her undergraduate studies at UC Santa Barbara where she received a B.S. in Biological Sciences and minored in History of Art and Architecture. It was during these years she fell in love with mild winters and the beautiful southern California coastline. Dr. Nguyen later moved to the Northeast to attend the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, where she obtained her Doctorate in Optometry.
During her clinical externships, Dr. Nguyen gained valuable experience in treating and managing ocular diseases at both the Veteran’s Hospital in Walla Walla, Washington, as well as the M&M Surgical Eye Institute in Prescott, Arizona. She ended her externships in Bellevue, Washington where she trained at the Vision Clinics of Development and Learning to treat binocular vision disorders and performing vision therapy in pediatric practice. Dr. Nguyen is certified to both treat glaucoma and utilize diagnostic and therapeutic pharmacological agents to detect, treat, and manage ocular diseases.
Dr. Nguyen is available Tuesdays and Thursdays for comprehensive eye exams, contact lens fittings, and pre-operative consultations for patients interested in LASIK, PRK or cataract surgeries.
In her free time, when Dr. Nguyen is not spending quality time with her family, she enjoys painting, photography, and exploring food culture. She often travels for food and finds that her favorite moments in life are the ones where she can share great food and conversation with loved ones.