Global Eyecare Optometry was established in 2011 by Dr. Helen Cheng. Our commitment is to enhance the quality of life by providing comprehensive eye care, with an emphasis on Myopia Control Therapy. We continue to keep up with the latest research, and we speak honestly about the treatment options we recommend. We are ready to help you and your family see your best and look your best!
We have locations in Pleasanton and San Jose. We’re privileged to serve our community from Tracy, Mountain House, Livermore, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Ramon, Danville, Castro Valley, Hayward, San Leandro, Union City, Newark, Sunol, Fremont, Milpitas, Santa Clara, Cupertino, Campbell, and San Jose.
Dr. Cheng is a therapeutic and glaucoma certified eye doctor licensed by the California Board of Optometry. She graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. She then received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of California, Berkeley with recognition by Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society. While in optometry school, Dr.Cheng traveled to Chile on a VOSH trip to bring eye care to the underprivileged.
Dr. Aline Nguyen graduated magna cum laude honors from the prestigious Southern California College of Optometry. She is well versed in the medical model of optometry, including diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, and co-management of diabetic eye disease. She is proficient in fitting specialty custom contact lenses such as ortho-k and scleral lenses. She received extensive training in custom fit contact lenses at the Cornea and Contact Lens Institute of Minnesota where she helped numerous kids achieve optimal myopia control results.
Dr. Katherine Lee always enjoyed visiting her eye doctor as a child. She developed a passion for health care and spent her youth volunteering at hospitals where she learned the importance of empathy.
Dr. Melissa Lau Meng is a therapeutic and glaucoma certified eye doctor licensed by the National and California State Board of Optometry. She completed her undergraduate studies at University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Science degree in General Biology. After college, Dr. Lau attended Southern California College of Optometry, where she earned her Doctor of Optometry degree with cum laude honors. Her clinical rotations allowed her to serve the soldiers at a naval hospital in Okinawa, the Native American population at Hu Hu Kam Memoral Hospital, and veterans at VA Salt Lake City. Her clinical training shaped her to become a well-rounded eye care provider as she practiced primary eye care and treated ocular diseases such as diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. In addition, she has traveled to Fiji and Honduras to bring eye care services globally to those in need.