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. 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.