Dr. Tam Nguyen O.D.
Dr. Tam Nguyen attended Old Dominion University for his undergraduate courses in Health Sciences. He then attended UIW Rosenberg School of Optometry where he was a member of Beta Kappa International Optometric Honor Society and graduated with honors, Cum Laude, as one of the top 15 in his class. Dr. Nguyen was given the 2017 Award of Excellence in Contact Lens Patient Care. Dr. Nguyen’s externships were at Lifetime Eye Care in Houston, Texas, as well as Salem VA Hospital in Salem, VA. Dr. Tam Nguyen specializes in contact lens evaluations, diabetic eye exams, and overall family eye health evaluations.
He also specializes in diagnosis/ treatment of diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, AMD, anterior and posterior segment disorders, and neurological eye disease. He has a primary focus on patients with diabetes, high blood pressure and many other systemic diagnoses. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Virginia Optometric association. Dr. Nguyen is state board certified in the states of Texas, North Carolina and Virginia. One way Dr. Tam Nguyen gives back to the community is by working with the Gift of Sight foundation (now called OneSight). Dr. Nguyen spends time with his family, his wife and 2 children in his time off and has a passion for traveling.