Mamie Z Chen, OD
Dr. Mamie Z. Chen is a licensed Doctor of Optometry in both New Jersey and New York State and holds additional certification for therapeutic pharmaceutical and oral agents. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Southern California College of Optometry and her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Cell Biology from University of California, San Diego.
Dr. Mamie is experienced in the treatment of ocular allergies, dry eyes, and Computer Vision Syndrome. She also treats and manages glaucoma patients, and co-manages treatment of retinal pathologies, cataracts, and LASIK with local ophthalmologists. Moreover, she enjoys working with the pediatric population. She received clinical training at the Indian Health Hospital in Lawton, OK, Optometric Center Los Angeles in California, and the VA Hospital in Tucson, AZ where she worked with low vision patients. She completed an additional residency at SUNY State College of Optometry in Primary Care, where she gained valuable experience teaching 2nd year optometry students, clinically supervising optometric interns, working at the TLC Laser Eye Center in Manhattan, as well as seeing patients at Woodhull Hospital, an inner city hospital in Brooklyn, NY. Her more recent experiences including serving the indigent infant and pediatric population in Brooklyn where she works with amblyopic and strabismic patients. Her other areas of clinical interest involve myopia control in children, hard-to-fit rigid-gas-permeable lenses (RGP) and keratoconus.
During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and baby daughter, being involved in church activities, and staying current and attending continuing education classes. She is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese Chinese and speaks rudimentary eye examination Spanish.
Jason J. Chen, OD
Dr. Jason J. Chen is a licensed Doctor of Optometry in both New York and New Jersey State, and holds certification for therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from SUNY State College of Optometry, and his Bachelor of Science in General Biology from University of California, San Diego.
Dr. Jason is experienced in the treatment of ocular allergies, ocular surface disease, and Computer Vision Syndrome. He also treats and manages glaucoma patients, and co-manages treatment of retinal pathologies, cataracts, and LASIK with local ophthalmologists. He received clinical training at the Indian Health Hospital in Lawton, Oklahoma and the Port Hueneme Branch Naval Hospital in California. His past experiences include working with the discerning office workers in Midtown Manhattan as well as the working class neighborhood in Union City, NJ and the indigent population in Chinatown and Brooklyn, NY. Starting in May 2015, he will spend the majority of his time in the Glaucoma Center of the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital (MEETH) in New York City, NY.
During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and baby daughter, being involved in church activities, and staying current academically and attending continuing education classes.
GETTING HERE TO OUR OFFICE
We are located at 66 York St, a professional building, between Iron Monkey and the Main Jersey City USPS building. Once you pass the inner doors, please proceed down the stairs to the right and down the hallway into our office. (Elevator access is also easily accessible from the ground floor foyer).
Easily accessible by the PATH and Light Rail. Nearby metered street & valet garage parking available. Free 2 hour street parking can be found on Grand St., one street south of York St.