Optometry San Diego Vision Care

Kelvin Nguyen, OD

Optometrist located in San Diego, CA

About Dr. Nguyen

Dr. Kelvin Nguyen graduated from New England College of Optometry in 1998. He grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
As a cancer survivor, Dr. Nguyen brings a unique level of caring and perspective to his patients. He started a private practice in 1998 in Merced, California, successfully managing and owning two separate offices before moving to San Diego. Dr. Nguyen brings a wealth of business experience to San Diego Vision Care with particular skill in negotiating with suppliers to bring you cost savings on eyewear.

Dr. Nguyen is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of OptoHood which produces an ophthalmic instrument adapter to enhance image quality and consistency.

Today, he resides in Poway with his wife, Dr. Jacquelin Le. Together, they are raising two children that attend schools in Poway Unified School District. Outside of practice, Dr. Nguyen enjoys basketball, tennis, fishing, snowboarding, and biking.

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

Below is a short list of just some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed on our site.


A special camera allows the capture of high-resolution photographs of the retina, the light-sensitive lining inside the eye. The images enable the doctor to diagnose subtle diseases of the eye that can threaten your vision. These images become part of your exam record, available for future comparison.

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