Personal Background: Thao Tran O.D.

Dr. Tran received a B.A. degree in Biochemistry from Rutgers University in New Jersey.  She worked as Pharmaceutical Research Associate for Schering-Plough Laboratory in Union, NJ and Roche Bioscience in Palo Alto, CA for 8 years.  She moved to California to attend optometry school and earned her doctor of optometry degree from UC Berkeley School of Optometry.

Dr. Tran worked as an optometrist for Sterling Visioncare in Mountain View, CA for 2 years before starting her own practice in San Jose, CA.  She is board certified and licensed to diagnose and treat diseases of the eyes in the state of CA. She also specializes in contact lenses including ortho-K, refractive surgeries [LASIK/PRK] consultation/co-management, and low vision.

Dr. Tran is a member of the Access Program, sponsored by the Santa Clara County Optometric Society, to provide eye exams and glasses to the needy in the community. She speaks Vietnamese fluently and clinical Spanish.

Dr. Tran has volunteered time and services to provide vision care to patients in the third-world countries via the VOSH (Voluntary Optometric Services to Humanity) program. She enjoys traveling, computer, and continuing education.

Personal Background: Ling Zhou O.D.

Dr. Zhou graduated from Fujian Medical School in China and worked as an ophthalmologist in China for 2 years. She moved to Boston to attend optometry school and earned her doctor of optometry degree from New England College of Optometry.

Dr. Zhou had been working as an optometrist in New York since her graduation from optometry school, then she moved back to California to be with her family. She practices full scope general optometry with specialized interests in ocular disease, contact lenses, orthokeratology and myopia control. She is board certified and licensed to diagnose and treat diseases of the eyes in the state of CA.

Dr. Zhou is a member of the AAOMC (American Academy of Orthokeratology & Myopia Control) and hold Certification of Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT).

Dr. Zhou is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese and English. She enjoys traveling, hiking, swimming and outdoor activities.


Appointment:
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Office Hours:
Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Fri. 10am-6pm
Sat. 10am-3pm
Sun. closed

  • Office Location:
    684 N. First Street, San Jose, CA 95112

  • Tel: (408) 292-2299  Thao P. Tran, O.D.
    Languages: English, Spanish, Vietnamese

  • Tel: (408) 905-8898  Ling Zhou, O.D.
    Languages: English, Mandarin, Taiwanese




  • Insurance (Medical: PPO): Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Cigna, Healthnet, Medicare



  • Insurance (Vision): Always Care, Care 1st, Easy Choice, Eyemed, First Look, Humana [VCP], March VC, Medi-Cal, NVA, Safeguard, Superior Vision, VBOA, VSP