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4130 Truxel Road, Suite D Sacramento, CA 95834

4130 Truxel Road, Suite D Sacramento, CA 95834
916.928.8383

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Our Doctors

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Dr. Ryan S. Nakamura

Dr. Ryan S. Nakamura is a native of Sacramento and current Natomas resident. After attaining his undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of California, Davis in 1996, Dr. Nakamura went on to complete his Doctor of Optometry degree at University of California, Berkeley. He has trained at the prestigious Barnett & Delaney Surgery Center in Phoenix, Arizona as well as Veteran's Hospitals in San Francisco and Portland, Oregon. Dr. Nakamura has served as a clinical instructor for the UC Berkeley School of Optometry, and served on the panel to interview incoming optometry students. He is a member of the Sacramento Valley Optometric Society, California Optometric Association, and American Optometric Association.

Dr. Nakamura enjoys all areas of family eyecare, including challenging contact lens fittings, Computer Vision Syndrome, and LASIK and Cataract co-management. In June 2005, Dr. Nakamura received Laser Vision Correction. He states, "To better serve my patients, I've always made it a priority to experience for myself the newest Eyeglass Lenses or Contact Lenses on the market. LASIK is one of many corrective options available, and I'm happy to now be able to share this experience with my patients. It has allowed me to achieve a new level of LASIK co-management." In his spare time, Dr. Nakamura enjoys traveling, playing golf and basketball, being a foodie, and most of all spending time with his wife and baby daughter. He looks forward to helping you see your best!

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Dr. Myra Lew

Dr. Myra Lew is a Los Angeles native, has spent most of her adult life in the Bay Area. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrative Biology with an emphasis in Human Biology from the University of California, Berkeley in 1997. After graduation, Dr. Lew spent a year researching the affects of antibiotics on infected corneal tissue at Dr. Suzanne Fleizig's Laboratory at the UC Berkeley School of Optometry. Dr. Lew then pursued a Doctorate of Optometry degree at UC Berkeley and also obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Vision Science. She has trained at the Oakland Veterans Hospital, Sacramento Kaiser Permanente, and American Eye Institute at Cedar-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.

For the past several years, Dr. Lew has managed a corporate Optometry office. In addition, she also served as an interviewer for Optometrists and led their orientations. Dr. Lew has also donated her time examining low income patients and an underprivileged population in the Dominican Republic. On the rare occasion of free time, Dr. Lew enjoys trying new recipes, traveling, and going on walks with her son. Dr. Lew truly enjoys helping her patients improve their vision as well as educating them about their eyes. She is known for her caring nature and sincerity.

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Dr. Angela Ngo

Dr. Angela Ngo is a native of Sacramento. She completed her undergraduate degree in 2015 at the University of California, San Diego with a major in Biology and a minor in Public Service with a Health focus. Afterward, Dr. Ngo attended the University of California, Berkeley to earn her Doctor of Optometry degree. Throughout her time in college and optometry school, she volunteered on both optometric and non-optometric service trips in Nicaragua and Belize to help underserved communities. She has trained at the HaywardWellness Center, a community health clinic, as well as Veterans Hospitals in southern Oregon and San Jose, California.

 Dr. Ngo practices full-scope optometry including contact lenses and management of glaucoma and other ocular diseases. She is known for her warm personality and lively laughter. Outside of the office, she enjoys reading books, playing tennis, and finding the best places to eat ice cream. Dr. Ngo is happy to be back in Sacramento and excited to help patients achieve their best vision and learn more about their eyes.

We are happy to announce that beginning May 11th, we will resume patient care!  Out of an abundance of caution, and guidance from various health agencies including the CMS, CDC, and CDPH, we will be following various safety protocols to protect the health and safety of our patients and staff.  The following protocols apply whether you are coming in for an eye exam, coming to pick out new glasses, or picking up glasses or contacts. Prior to entry there are 3 important steps:

1.  Bring your own mask: You must bring your own mask or face covering!  It is required to be worn at all times within the office (we are unable to provide masks from the office; if you do not bring a mask, we will have to reschedule your visit for a later date).

2.  Body temperature reading: Staff will be administering thermometer readings, and must be within normal range for entry into the office.

3.  Attest to good health: You must attest to good health, with no symptoms of fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, sore throat, loss of taste/smell, and have not had contact with another person with COVID19 in the past 14 days.

 In addition, we will include limiting the number of patients in the office.  Therefore, you may be asked to call the office upon arrival, and may need to wait outside or in your car until you are called into the office.  Only patients will be allowed in the office (please have spouses, relatives, and friends wait outside of the office).  Exceptions include minors and dependents...may be accompanied by one adult parent or caretaker.

Sincerely,

The Natomas Optometry Team