DR. PARK L. HSIEH, O.D. | Clinic Director
INTRODUCTION. Dr. Hsieh is Board Certified to treat various eye conditions and diseases, including infections, inflammation, allergies, and glaucoma. He was previously a resident doctor for LaserVue Medical Associates, responsible for the meticulous eye exams required to obtain optimal results from LASIK eye surgery.
ACADEMICS & HONORS. Dr. Hsieh was hand-selected to partake in the Academic Talent Development Program at the University of California, Berkeley, which he completed, with Honors, at the top of his class. He, then, graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles, earning his Bachelor of Science Degree in Physiological Science. While the UCLA Department of Physiological Science was ranked 4th in the nation by the National Research Council in 1996, Dr. Hsieh was on both the Dean’s and Provost’s Honors Lists, as well as inducted into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars as a Lifetime Member.
CLINICAL TRAINING IN OPTOMETRY. Dr. Hsieh earned his Doctorate of Optometry Degree from the State University of New York College of Optometry, with clinical internships completed at the New York Harbor Health Care System Veteran Affairs Hospital at St. Albans, David Grant Medical Center, and University Eye Center of New York.
VOLUNTEERING. Dr. Hsieh served as tutor and big brother to inner-city kids, participating in the Asian-American Tutorial Project, and was also recognized for his volunteer work at the University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center.
RESEARCH. While training under Dr. Murray Fingeret, the founder of the American Optometric Glaucoma Society, Dr. Hsieh was involved in multiple research projects pertaining to various modalities of advanced computerized detection and monitoring systems for glaucoma. One such project involved corroboration with Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, the results of which are applied worldwide today.