Dr. Dianna Lam is a Bay Area native, born and raised in San Jose, California. She was eager to venture out of the Bay and attended UC San Diego where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in General Biology and a minor in History. After spending four years in Southern California, it was time to move back home to the Bay Area.
Dr. Lam obtained her doctorate degree in Optometry at UC Berkeley where she graduated with clinical honors. Her honors thesis focused on carotid artery disease and how it affects the eye. Her training includes: Meredith Morgan Eye Center at UC Berkeley, the Alameda Health System in both Oakland and Hayward, and the Veteran Affairs in Tacoma, Washington. She also completed a mission trip to San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua with VOSH (Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity). Dr. Lam is a member of the California Optometric Association and the Santa Clara County Optometric Society.
In her free time, she enjoys travelling, going to barre and spin classes, and spending time with family, friends, and her Jack Russell Terrier.