Dr. Zhenzhen Ye is a developmental and neuro-rehabilitative optometrist, providing comprehensive eye care services to all age groups. Dr. Ye has experience in general hospitals, community health centers and private optometric offices.
Dr. Ye earned her optometry doctorate degree from State University of New York (SUNY) College of Optometry with a BSK honor. She then completed a Vision Therapy and Rehabilitation residency at SUNY College of Optometry. Her training emphasized vision therapy for binocular vision disorders including strabismus (eye turn/squint), amblyopia (lazy eye) and visual-perceptual deficits, neuro-rehabilitative optometric care for concussion/traumatic brain injury (TBI)/acquired brain injury (ABI), comprehensive optometric care for patients with special needs (learning disabilities, dyslexia, developmental delay, etc.), and state-of-the-art myopia control methods including Atropine eye drops, specialized glasses and/or Orthokeratology (Ortho-K) contact lenses. In addition, Dr. Ye is experienced in managing patients with visual field defects (side vision loss) due to strokes or other brain injuries. Dr. Ye is also fluent in Mandarin.
Dr. Ye is an active member of the California Optometric Association (COA), American Optometric Association (AOA), American Academy of Optometry (AAO), and College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD). She has presented multiple posters at AAO and COVD on topics such as nystagmus, Duane’s syndrome and Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia (PEO). She has also presented a continuing education (CE) lecture on “Prescribing Prisms for Strabismus and Visual Field Loss”. Dr. Ye believes in giving back to the community. She has attended numerous local vision screenings and has gone to mission trips in Seda, China and Chihuahua, Mexico with Lions Club and Rotary Club.
Dr. Ye likes hiking, reading books and drawing during her free time. New York City was amazing, but it is also very exciting to move to the Bay Area and explore the west coast.