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Dr. Cathleen Yuen, Optometrist


Cathleen Yuen, O.D. has a degree in optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry in 2015. After completing optometry school, Dr. Yuen spent an additional year completing a primary care residency at the Veteran’s Affair Hospital in San Diego.

Dr. Yuen believes that everyone benefits from a comprehensive eye exam and is excited to join Grossmont Vision Center Optometry in offering complete eye exams that screen for common eye conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes, as well as focusing issues and refractive error. She also fits contact lenses for astigmatism and presbyopia and co-manages LASIK, cataract and retinal surgery with a local network of talented specialists.


Doctor of Optometry, Southern California College of Optometry 2015

Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University of California, Irvine 2005


Licensed Optometrist, State of California 2015 – Present

Licensed to Treat and Manage Ocular Disease 2015 – Present

Ongoing Education:

Dr. Yuen continually updates her knowledge of developments in vision care through professional education programs and a network of top eye care providers in the San Diego area.


Dr. Yuen enjoys cooking, baking, and traveling.