Eastgate Optometric Clinic Doctors
Dr. Unyong Tina Jang, OD
Dr. 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. 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 vision therapy for patients with aquired brain injury (ABI)/ Post concussion.
She holds a member of the Canadian Optometrists in Vision Therapy & Rehabilitation (COVT-R), member of Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Assocation (NORA) , member of Optometry Extension Program Foundation (OEPF), member of the College of Optometristis in Vision Development (COVD) and a member of College of Syntonics (SCO).
Our doctors are members of good standing in the Canadian Association of Optometrists,
Ontario Association of Optometrists, and College of Optometrist of Ontario.
The doctors also meet and have been accredited
to prescribe therapeutic pharmaceuticals in Ontario as well as in United States.