Dr. Jay Chao
Dr. Jay Chao is a graduate from Western University College of Optometry here in nearby Pomona. He had his clinical training at the medical towers at Cedar Sinai, Riverside-San Bernardino County Indian Health, Naval Medical Center in San Diego, and with a corneal and oculoplastic specialist in Laguna Hills. Working with the corneal specialist in Laguna Hills, he developed an interest in taking care of patients with specialty contact lenses for keratoconus, post surgical complications, and other corneal irregularities. He is licensed to practice optometry at the highest level, treating glaucoma, dry eyes, diabetic retinopathy, keratoconus, red eyes, and other eye conditions. He also brings his experience as a behavioral optometrist from his previous office, addressing different binocular dysfunctions. He enjoys living an active lifestyle, frequently hiking, snowboarding, and traveling.
Dr. John Larcabal
Dr. John E. Larcabal is a graduate of the Southern California College of Optometry. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and recently served as President of the California Optometric Association. Dr. Larcabal has been in practice for over 20 years and teaches at the respected Southern California College of Optometry. His patients love his kind demeanor and benefit from his years of experience as a doctor and an educator. Dr. Larcabal is married and has 2 adult children. He frequently donates his time giving charitable service on optometry mission trips around the world, and enjoys taking his family with him to participate when possible. Dr. Larcabal speaks English and Spanish fluently and is comfortable helping patients in either language.
Optical Boutique Director
Virginia has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of the optical field including over 20 years with our practice. Additionally, she is fluent in English and Spanish. Her cheery personality makes choosing glasses or contact lenses a very pleasant experience. She stocks over a dozen designer lines from conservative, to very fashion forward and exciting. Virginia will make your time spent in our office smooth and enjoyable. Her years of experience allow her to completely customize each patient’s frame and lenses to their specific needs. Virginia has a keen ability to showcase each patient in a frame that fits his or her unique style. She is married with 3 adult children and 7 grandchildren.
Claudia has almost 20 years of experience and training in all aspects of the optometric field. We are very proud that Claudia has been with us for 17 years. She is completely fluent in English and Spanish. She is very proficient at ensuring that your concerns and visual needs are addressed and that you are well-informed of all the visual options that are available to you. Claudia assists Dr. Paul in most of the diagnostic and medical aspects of the practice.
Tianna is the first person our patients meet when they enter our office. Tianna’s goal is to provide a professional yet personal experience at our office. She received a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Administration from California State University, Long Beach. With a passion for the Optometry field, Tianna aspires to become an Optometrist as she plans to attend optometry school in the near future. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, taking her dog to the park, and trying new trendy food locations all around Southern California.