Dr. Katy Tan was born and raised in Vancouver, BC. After completing her Bachelor of Science at the University of British Columbia, she attended Pacific University College of Optometry and graduated with Honours distinction with her Doctorate degree. During her clinical rotations, she was trained through a refractive surgery center, Veterans Affairs medical center and several private optometric clinics. Following completion of her studies, she practiced on the beautiful island of Maui in addition to the rural neighbouring Hawaiian islands.
Dr. Tan had the opportunity to travel to Cambodia with VOSH International to provide eye care services to underserved populations. She hopes to be able to participate in more trips in the future. Dr. Tan is excited to have returned home and serve the local community.