Dr. Goldstone Vision Centers

Dr. Harvey R. Goldstone, O.D., Founder & President

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

• Certified to treat glaucoma in California

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Southern California College of Optometry

 

Experience:

• Founded this optometry practice in 1972

• Has mentored over 30 optometrists who now work all over the U.S.

• Former President of the Southern California College of Optometry alumni association and current Member of the Board of Trustees

 

Fun Facts:

• Current Boy Scout leader and Assistant Scoutmaster for 20 years, troop 1226

• Retired club hockey player

• Child actor on court television drama series in 1950s

 


Dr. Alan M. Goldstone, O.D., Chief Optometrist

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

• Certified to treat glaucoma in California

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Southern California College of Optometry

• Undergraduate: California State University, Fullerton – Bachelor of Science Biology, Minor Chemistry with Honors. College of South Lake Tahoe – Associate in Mathematics

 

Teaching Affiliations:

• Current pre-optometry externship site for University of California, Irvine

• Former outreach instructor for Pennsylvania Optometry School

 

Hospital Affiliation:

• County Hospital of UCLA, Optometry/Ophthalmology Department

 

Internship Training:

• Pearl Harbor Hospital, Hawaii

• Center for Partially Sighted and Blind, Santa Monica, CA

• Shonto Indian Health Hospital, northern AZ

• OCLA, south central Los Angeles, CA

• Eye Clinic of Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

 

Consulting Experience:

• Consultant to several pharmaceutical and contact lens companies

 

Fun Facts:

• Introduced to the profession of optometry by his father, Dr. Harvey Goldstone, as an optical technician at the age of 12

• As a teen awarded Eagle Scout, the highest award in Boy Scouts

• Enjoys playing golf and eating a vegetarian diet

• Proud father of a baby girl born in late 2011

 


Dr. Bryant Vo, O.D.

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

• Certified to treat glaucoma in California

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Southern California College of Optometry

• Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles – Bachelor of Science in Biology

 

Academic Awards:

• Robert K. Vineyard Scholarship

• Dr. Homer and Marie Hendrickson Memorial Award

• Varilux Scholarship

• Research grant awarded by the CAAO for thesis: “reading eye movements and reading comprehension in children” which can be found in the Journal of Behavioral Optometry

 

Hospital Affiliation:

• County Hospital of UCLA, Optometry/Ophthalmology Department

 

Internship Training:

• The Eye Care Associates of Nevada

• Optometric Center of Los Angeles

• The Veteran’s Arm’s Hospital, Bakersfield, CA

• Former delegate for the Orange County Optometric Society for the California Optometric Association House of Delegates

Fun Facts:

• Former professional trombone player

• Studies Kung Fu

• Has a personal bodybuilding trainer named Hans


Dr. April Warren, O.D.

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

• Certified to treat glaucoma in California

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Indiana University of Optometry

• Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Barbara – Bachelor of Science in Physiology

 

Internship Training:

• John-Kenyon American Eye Institute

• Eye Institute of Utah

• Indianapolis Eye Care Center

• Atwater Eye Care Center/Community Eye Care Center

 

Fun Facts:

• First job was a lifeguard

• Runs in 5K, 10K and half-marathon races

• Enjoys spending time with her new husband and two terriers


Dr. Justin Wong, O.D.

Credentials:
• Licensed California optometrist
• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases
• Certified to treat glaucoma in California

Degrees:
• Doctorate: Southern California College of Optometry
• Undergraduate: University of California, Irvine – Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - Cognitive Sciences, Minor in Biology

Academic Award:
• Dr. Homer A. Nelson Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Internship Training:
• West Los Angeles VA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
• Wellish Vision Institute, Las Vegas, NV
• Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
• Eye Care Center, Fullerton, CA

Fun Facts:
• Lifelong avid Los Angeles Lakers and Anaheim Angels fan
• Enjoys playing basketball and golf
• Other interests include food, traveling and photography

 


Dr. Suzann Michaels, O.D.

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Ohio State University College of Optometry

 

Academic Award:

• Varilux Student Grant Award for research on multifocal lenses for presbyopia

 

Internship Training:

• Veterans Hospital of Columbus, Ohio

• Vision Center of Central Ohio

• Extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of congenital, genetic, traumatic and age-related conditions

• Conducted vision screenings and patient teaching at Ohio’s Center of Science and Industry

 

Fun Facts:

• A nursing degree led to her certification as an ophthalmologist assistant before becoming an optometrist

• An avid Ohio State football fan

 


Dr. Alex C. Liu, O.D.

Credentials:

• Licensed California optometrist

• DEA certified to prescribe oral and topical medications to treat eye infections and diseases

 

Degrees:

• Doctorate: Southern California College of Optometry

• Undergraduate: University of California, San Diego – Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Minor in Teacher Education

 

Academic Award:

• Children in Focus Pediatric Optometry Excellence Award

 

Internship Training:

• San Diego Center for Vision Care

• Veterans Hospital of West Los Angeles

• Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA

• Eye Care Clinic, Fullerton, CA

• Extensive experience with rigid gas permeable and multi-focal contact lenses

 

Fun Facts:

• Loyal Clipper basketball fan for 18 years who can be found courtside at most games

• Runs 5K/10K races

• CBEST certified to be a substitute teacher

 


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