Dr. Hollie Huynh O.D.
Dr. Huynh (pronounced ‘win’) or as most patients call her Dr. Hollie began her professional education graduating from University of California, Irvine in 2000 earning a B.S. Degree in Biological Sciences. She graduated in 2004 from New England College of Optometry (NECO) in Boston, Massachusetts. At NECO she balanced her academic and social life by being a Student Advisor, being very active as a member of the student council board, and winning grants for “Excellence in Clinical Presbyopia Management”. Dr. Huynh is an associate for Coastal Vision, NVISION, SoCal Eyes, and Feinerman Vision Center. She works closely with her patients often attending the surgery personally to help her patients feel more comfortable with their surgery.
Dr. Huynh independently established Eastgate Optometry Care in 2006. She strives to help patients see their best and exceed their expectations by treating her patients as a part of her family. Her goal is to help patients understand their eyes enough to maintain their eye health as needed for their active lifestyles.
When Dr. Huynh is not tending to her active son, Parker and her daughter Aly, she is coming up with projects to do in the community and helping with donations to various charities. She also balances her life with hobbies such as running, playing softball, enjoying broadway shows, and most importantly spending quality time with her many other family members and friends. She enjoys cooking for friends and family and experimenting with new dishes and welcomes conversation to exchange new recipes.
Ann Pham – Office Manager and Ortho-K Coordinator
Ann is one of the nicest and most knowledgeable people that you will meet. She is the best at what she does and brings with her over twelve years of experience. We are very grateful that Ann is leading our great team and staff. She loves helping patients pick out the best eyewear for their look and is so knowledgeable with insurances that she will help you understand your benefits and guide you through the whole process. Her goal is to help every patient with their visual needs and to have patients leave with a smile. Ann is fluent in Vietnamese and has been serving and educating the Vietnamese community on Orthokeratology since she started with us. She is always devoted to the practice, however on her days off she enjoys spending time with her two sons. Ann believes in a balanced diet so she is a vegetarian by day and enjoys healthy meat protein by night.
Oscar Barrueta – Lab Manager and Technician
Oscar is a very skilled and experienced lab technician and he is the manager of our onsite lab. He is great at repairs and brings with him over 15 years of lab and optical experience. If you want lens and optical knowledge, he can confidently answer any of your questions. He goes above and beyond to make sure your jobs are done accurately and in a timely manner. Oscar is fluent in Spanish and enjoy helping patients with making sure the frame fits perfectly and that they are seeing clearly out of their glasses. Oscar loves the Anaheim Angels and enjoys spending time with his two daughters and wife on his time off. We are very happy that Oscar decided to join our team.
Denise is the newest member of our team. She is very active in her community and wishes to attend Optometry School. She loves interacting with patients and helping them with their eye care needs. She is quick witted and is a great multi tasker.
Julie is the sweetheart of our team. She loves helping our manager and assisting all employees with their tasks. Julie is a smart and intelligent young woman with a bright future that loves to help you find your eye wear style.
Rebecca is one of our senior optometric assistant and she enjoys going to music concerts and is very involved with her school activities. She loves working with patients and meeting their vision needs.
Wendy is the youngest member in our practice and is a student attending UCI. She brings with her great enthusiasm and always has a smile on her face. Wendy enjoys working with patients and helping them in all their visual needs. She loves sending out welcome letters with our signature lotto tickets and assisting in all areas of the practice. Wendy has a great personality and is a great asset to the practice. She is currently applying to attend optometry school.