Eastgate Optometric Clinic Doctors
Dr. Tina Jang, OD
Dr. Tina Jang completed degree of Bachelor Science at the University of Waterloo and received her Doctor of Optometry in 2006 from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. During her internship, Dr. Jang was exposed to diagnosing and treating various ocular disases at Veteran Hospitals in United States. She has spent extensive time at VA Connecticut Health Care: Eastern Blind Rehabilitation Centre treating various low vision cases consist of end-stage glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and other diseases such as retinitis pigmentosa. The experience truly helped her realize more why she is in the field of optometry. Furthermore, her experience in Kresge Eye Institute in Michigan widen her scope to fit speciality contact lenses for keratoconus and manage and prescribe therapeutics to treat dry eyes and contact lens-related infections.
After her graduation Dr. Jang decided to stay in Michigan for two years where she gained extensive experience in primary eye care consists of full scope in prescribing therapeutics, managing glaucoma and other ocular diseases, and prescribing contact lenses.
Dr. Tina Jang returned to Canada in 2008 and has been working at full scope private practice setting. Currently, she is pursuing a fellowship with the College of Optometrists in Vision Development. Her special interest in vision rehabiliation and therapy. She holds a member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Assocation, a member of the College of Optometristis in Vision Development and a member of College of Syntonics.
Dr. Sarah Jang, OD
Dr. Sarah Jang received her Doctor of Optometry in 2009 from Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. During the internship at the Ophthalmology Department in University of Chicago, Dr. Jang participated in primary eye care including co-management and specializing in diseases of the retina, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, pre-and post-operative cataract and ocular emergencies. She also assisted in variety of contact lens fitting, especially specialty contact lenses for conditions including keratoconus, presbyopia, high astigmatism and post-surgical corneas.
After graduation, Dr. Jang went on to practice optometry in Buffalo, New York where she gained extensive experience in managing and caring patients to full scope of optometry care including TPA. New York state and Ontario licensed and board certified in ocular pharmaceutical agents and minor surgical procedures for the optometrist, Dr. Jang's training and experience allow her to diagnose, treat, and mange or co-manage all eye conditions.
"Dr. Sarah Jang will no longer be working at our office. We wish her all the best in her future endeavours!"
We are welcoming a new optometrist, Dr. Hue Hoang, to our office.
Dr. Hue Hoang, OD
Dr. Hue Hoang earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry in 2011. She completed clinical rotations in primary care and ocular disease at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Fresno, CA and at a community health clinic in Oakland, CA. A recent transplant from the west coast, Dr. Hoang is proud to call Hamilton her home and she is excited to bring her passion for eye care to Eastgate Optometric Clinic. Her clinical interests include dry eyes, contact lenses, and ocular disease. Dr. Hoang speaks Spanish and Vietnamese and looks forward to seeing patients of all ages.
Dr. Nisha Ferenac
Dr. Nisha Ferenac completed her Bachelor of Sciences at the University of Waterloo, followed by her Optometry doctorate at the University of Manchester in 2012.
Her first year after graduation was spent volunteering in several countries in Central America; including, Honduras, Belize, Guatemala and Nicaragua, where she gained valuable clinical experience in ocular disease.
Dr. Ferenac is a member of the Canadian Association of Optometrists, the Ontario Association of Optometrists and is certified through the College of Optometrists of Ontario to prescribe ocular therapeutics.
Dr. Ferenac grew up in Ottawa and is now building her career in Hamilton. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, growing vegetables, playing tennis, watching football and traveling.
She enjoys taking the time to get to know each of her patients and thanks you for trusting her with yours and your families eye care.
Dr. Tina Jang and Dr. Sarah Jang are members of good standing in the Canadian Association of Optometrists, Ontario Association of Optometrists, College of Optometrist of Ontario and American Optometric Association; the doctors also meet and have been accredited to prescribe therapeutic pharmaceuticals in Ontario as well as in United States.