Dr. Lily Nguyen is a 2019 graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry, and completed a residency at VA West Los Angeles Medical Center specializing in Ocular Disease and Primary Care. In addition to working closely with ophthalmologists, hematologists, occupational therapists, and other disciplines to provide optimal comprehensive patient care, her residency training also included extensive training in hard-to-fit contact lenses, traumatic brain injury rehabilitation, low vision rehabilitation, and geriatric care.
Dr. Nguyen brings her knowledge of medical management of ocular pathology including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and macular degeneration. She leads our dry eye clinic and glaucoma treatments. Her other special interests include dry eye syndrome, binocular vision disorders, and low vision.
In her free time, Dr. Nguyen enjoys playing guitar, traveling, and serving the community. She is especially passionate about homeless outreach and has also volunteered to provide pro bono eyecare to those in Mexico and Vietnam. She can help you in English, Vietnamese, and is currently learning Mandarin Chinese.