Richard NguyenO.D.

My philisophy is to treat my patients like family and friends — giving them only my best.

Dr. Nguyen is a board-certified optometrist. He’s worked in the field since 2019. Dr. Nguyen is passionate about eye health because the eyes are a window to your overall health. He wants everyone to know many health issues can be found during an eye exam, including diabetes, heart problems, high blood pressure, and more. As a provider, Dr. Nguyen welcomes all patients with open arms. His philosophy is to treat his patients as family and friends. He joined the Culinary Health Center team to treat those who are the backbone of our city.

Before joining our team, Dr. Nguyen worked as an optometrist at the EyeCare Center on Sierra Vista.

Dr. Nguyen is very active. He enjoys hiking with his dogs, traveling, and longboarding.


  • Optometry This means he cares for the eyes


  • English



  • Undergraduate University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, California
  • Optometry School Western University of Health Science Pomona, California