Dr. Quang Nguyen graduated from Oregon State University in 2009. He then attended Illinois College of Optometry where he received his Doctorate of Optometry in 2013. Dr. Nguyen went on to complete a residency at Lake City Veterans Hospital where he specialized in ocular disease and low vision. Dr. Nguyen provides comprehensive eye evaluations and manages a variety of ocular diseases such as; glaucoma, diabetes, dry eyes, and anterior/posterior conditions. He co-manages cataract and LASIK patients. In his free time, he likes to snowboard and spend time with his wife Jenn, daughters Hailey and Ellie, and maltese puppy Chloe.
Dr. Melissa Cho was raised in Bothell, WA and graduated from the University of Washington in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry. She then went on to earn her Doctorate of Optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry in 2009. During her externship at the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center in Walla Walla she helped co-manage a variety of ocular disease and cataract surgery cases. During her externship at the Kirk Eye Center in Chicago she helped co-manage a variety of refractive surgery cases. Dr. Cho tailors eye exams and prescriptions to each patient’s individual needs and enjoys fitting a variety of contact lenses especially monovision and bifocal contacts. In addition, Dr. Cho has a special interest in dry eye and visual fatigue cases. In her spare time, Dr. Cho enjoys traveling and trying new restaurants with her husband and spending time with her dog, Hummi.
Zands loves art and the great outdoors. On nice days, she will often be collecting shells and rocks by the ocean, and on rainy days home reading a new manga. Having spent 6 years in the optical world, she relishes in the joy that comes with helping clients select a great pair of stylish glasses.
Rena is always happy to help people pick out the perfect frame! She is fairly new to Seattle and appreciates any restaurant recommendations. She can usually be found picnicking at a park or at the movie theater.
Nathaniel loves seeing how a new pair of eyes makes all the difference in people’s lives and looks forward to working with the eyeballs clientele as they navigate their eye care needs. As an avid outdoorsman he loves nothing more than escaping to the mountains, forests, and lakes in this incredible place we call home.
SK loves living in the Pacific Northwest and enjoys urban exploring, sunny days outdoors, and deejaying. While you might not see him around the office much during business hours, his work behind the scenes keeps our office running smoothly!