Meet Dr. My-Hanh Vu, practice owner
Dr. My-Hanh Vu is an Ohio native and received her undergraduate and doctorate degrees from The Ohio State University. Dr. Vu became exposed to the East Coast during her training at OMNI Eye Services of New Jersey and New York, a surgical center that treats a variety of end-stage eye conditions. At OMNI, she developed a vested interested in ocular pathology. She expanded her knowledge of ocular disease at the Cleveland Veteran Affairs hospital and the ophthalmology department at Case Western Reserve University. These experiences have vastly shaped Dr. Vu's dedication to early recognition and prevention of ocular disease. This is why she stresses the importance of yearly eye exams and UV protection for your eyes. In addition, Dr. Vu has extensive experience with complicated contact lens evaluations from multifocal to rigid gas permeable contacts for keratoconus. She is dedicated to staying on the forefront of contact lens technology through meetings with contact lens representatives and attending continuing education courses. Dr. Vu is a member of the American Optometric Association and volunteers for Onesight missions, providing complementary eye exams for underprivileged patients.
During her free time, Dr. Vu enjoys eating everything the city has to offer, and especially gets excited when she finds a hidden gem in the city. Dr. Vu delves into her creative side through oil painting and writing poetry. She also enjoys traveling to historical cities, hiking in upstate New York, and playing tennis.
Dr. Christie Choi
Dr. Christie Choi is a New York State licensed optometrist caring for patients in NYC. Originally from California, Dr. Choi earned her Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience & Behavior from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and received her Doctorate of Optometry at the State University of New York College of Optometry. During her clinical training, Dr. Choi had unique experiences working with minor league baseball players during spring training and rotated through Keller Army Community Hospital in West Point, NY. Dr. Choi is a primary care optometrist who is committed to practicing comprehensive eye care and detecting early signs of ocular disease such as glaucoma and macular degeneration. At Herald Square Eyecare, she is especially focused on hard-to-fit contact lenses and making sure that her patients are educated on the newest lens technology. She also takes special interest in treating medical conditions including chronic dry eyes, eye infections, flashes/floaters, and styes. As a clinician, Dr. Choi strives to provide the best care for her patients by attending continuing education courses and tailoring eye exams for each patient's needs. In her spare time, Dr. Choi enjoys baking, reading, and eating all the food New York City has to offer.
Nana, Office Manager and optometrist-to-be:
901 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 205
(2nd Floor, inside Lenscrafters)
New York, NY 10001
Monday - Friday: 10am-7pm
Saturday: 10am - 6pm
Sunday: 11am - 5pm
Walk in's and urgent care visits welcome!