Anita Nguyen, OD helps patients with routine eye care, prescribing eyeglasses, contact lens fittings, and treating and managing medical eye conditions in the St. Petersburg area.
Dr. Nguyen is passionate about eye health. “I love educating patients about the anatomy and importance of the eye. The eyes really are a window to the health of the entire human body,” said Dr. Nguyen.
Dr. Nguyen served as a Resident Optometrist at Bay Pines Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC). Before that, she trained at the Malcolm Randall Veterans Administration Medical Center in Gainesville, FL and Southwest Vision Center in North Richland Hills, TX. She graduated Cum Laude from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN.
Born and raised in Pinellas County, Dr. Nguyen attended Osceola High School in Seminole. She graduated from St. Petersburg College and the University of South Florida before leaving the area to attend optometry school. “I am thrilled to come home to practice,” said Dr. Nguyen.
When not at the office, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, watching women’s soccer, reading and traveling.