Dr. Nguyen graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2000 and UC Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science in Optometry and a Doctorate in Optometry in 2004. Her internship emphasized on contact lenses, ocular diseases, and binocular vision. She is trained to fit specialty contact lens, such as keratoconus and orthokeratology lenses . She also performs LASIK and cataract consultations and co-management. She has received many recognition including the Valedictorian award at Bolsa Grande High School, Robert Byrd scholarship at UCLA, and Honors in Contact Lens fitting and Primary Eye Care at UC Berkeley.
Dr. Nguyen is a native of Garden Grove and loves to be back working and serving her community. She enjoys watching any shows on HGTV, the home and gardening network, and enjoys eating and trying different food. Most of all, she loves spending time with her husband, Mike, and her two beautiful boys, 10 year old Kenneth and 6 year old Justin.
Ana Urquieta is our Lead Optician. She graduated from American Career College with Honors, and received her Optical Dispensing Certificate in 2008. Ana is very knowledgeable in a wide variety of optical lenses, contact lenses, and frame design. She has a good foundation about eye health and understands the importance of a thorough eye exam.
Ana is here to take care of all your eye care needs, from guiding you through a contact lens fitting, to helping you select the right frame and lenses for your vision needs. She is caring and friendly, and will make the process easy and informative. She is also fluent in Spanish
Ana is an Alumni of Katella High School, and is a local in this area, In her spare time, she watches her favorite TV shows with her husband and plays in her soccer league.
Melissa Ponce is our Optician. She graduated from Cerritos College and received her Medical Assistant degree in 2005. She interned at Kaiser Permanente in their Urgent Care Center and has worked as an Optometric Technician and Contact Lens Specialist for many years.
Melissa is also fluent in Spanish. She enjoys traveling, listening to mariachi music, and spending time with her family.
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