Kim Nguyen is a licensed therapeutic optometrist and optometric glaucoma specialist. Dr. Nguyen earned her Doctorate in Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 2013 where she graduated Cum Laude. Prior to this, she graduated from the University of Waterloo and received a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science, with minors in both Psychology and Biology.
Dr. Nguyen completed her clinical externships at the Eye Center of Texas and Berkeley Eye Center in Houston, Texas. She provided primary care and treatment of ocular diseases including dry eye, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. In addition, she received training in pre and post-operative care for cataract and LASIK patients. Here at Eye Care of Denton, Dr. Nguyen performs routine exams, specialty contact lens evaluations, and provides treatment of ocular pathologies.
Dr. Nguyen was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. Her husband Kelvin Lam is also an optometrist, and they have a two year old son together. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Nguyen is a longstanding active member of the Texas Optometric Association as well as the American Optometric Association.