Eye Doctors & Staff

Staff
At Grand Vision Optometry our experienced professional eye doctors provide modern, comprehensive, and customized eye exams using the most current technology and advanced techniques.  Our opticians are American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certified and will handle your eyewear needs with competence and experience.

Dr. Mika Fu, O.D., M.A.

Mika1Dr. Mika Fu graduated with her Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern California College of Optometry (SCCO) and received her Master of the Arts in Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She completed internships providing broad clinical experience at the Naval Medical Hospital San Diego, Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital, the Center for the Partially Sighted in Los Angeles, and at the Eye Care Center of Fullerton at SCCO. Prior to joining the profession of Optometry, Dr. Fu taught Biology for UCLA and the Los Angeles Unified School District. Dr. Fu also received the Richter International Scholars Fellowship in 1997 at Occidental College, in Los Angeles, for her Biological research in the rainforests of Costa Rica. Dr. Fu is a member of the California Optometric Association, and the American Optometric Association. During her leisure time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, taking care of her Pembroke Welsh Corgis, and her rescue cats.

Dr. Iris Wong, O.D.

Dr Iris WongDr. Iris Wong received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and her Doctor of Optometry Degree at the Southern California College of Optometry (SCCO). She completed her clinical rotations at the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital – Greater West Los Angeles, University Eye Center of Los Angeles, and the Naval Medical Center in San Diego. She served as the Local Liaison for College of Optometrists in Vision Development in 2012-2014. She is dedicated to taking care of her patients and their ocular health/visual needs. She can perform eye exams in Spanish and Cantonese. Dr. Wong’s services include comprehensive eye exams, Ocular Disease treatment and management, and Contact Lens fitting. During her free time, Dr. Wong spends time with her family and friends, traveling, hiking, and trying new restaurants.

Dr. Erica Stokes, O.D.

Dr Erica StokesDr. Erica Stokes received her Bachelor of Science Degree at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York and her Doctor of Optometry Degree at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She completed her clinical rotations at the W. G. (Bill) Hefner Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Salisbury, NC, and a private practice in Hollywood, FL. Dr. Stokes is dedicated to caring for her patients visual needs by providing comprehensive eye exams, treatment and management of many ocular diseases, and contact lens fittings. During her free time she enjoys rock climbing, working out, hiking, and spending time with her family. Dr. Stokes has recently moved from Connecticut and is enjoying every minute in sunny Southern California.

Dr. Denton Kimball, O.D.

IMG_1495Dr. Kimball is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Optometry, and has been in private practice 30+ years. He established the Optometry Dept. in Student Health Services at the University of California, San Diego in 1975. Dr. Kimball has been a contact lens clinical instructor at the Southern California College of Optometry, and has volunteered at the Veteran’s Administration Low Vision Clinic in La Jolla. While not wearing his doctor’s hat, Dr. Kimball volunteers regularly in his grand children’s elementary school. In order to maintain sufficient energy for his busy schedule, Dr. Kimball regularly swims, runs, or works out in the gym. He actually stays fit to keep up with his grandchildren.

Dr. Shaya Assareh, O.D.

AssarehDr. Shaya Assareh OD obtained her Bachelor’s of Science degree at the University of Washington before graduating Magna Cum Laude from the Southern California College of Optometry with her doctorate degree. During clinical rotations she had the opportunity to work at the Naval Health Clinic in Pearl Harbor, an Indian Health Services hospital in Phoenix, and Hoopes Vision laser center in Salt Lake City. After graduation, Dr. Assareh has had experience working in medical and private practice optometry. She is interested in ocular disease diagnosis and management, and also feels most fulfilled by giving her patients an understanding of their particular eye conditions and how best to improve their sight. When she is not working, Dr. Assareh cares for her toddler son and enjoys quality time with her husband and family. A recent transplant from the Seattle area, she is also enjoying all the outdoor activities San Diego has to offer.