Dr. Ruthie Ruan
Dr. Ruan received her medical degree in China in 1990, and completed her post-graduate training in ophthalmology in 1993. She then served as a staff ophthalmologist at the prestigious Beijing Eye Institute in China, and later as an eye researcher at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA, in 2005. Dr. Ruan is now a licensed optometric physician in Oklahoma.
Dr. Ruan is a recipient of numerous awards, which include a travel award from the Japan Ophthalmologist Association for clinical training in Tokyo, Japan, a fellowship award from the American Heart Association, a travel award from the Oklahoma Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience for her achievements in eye research, and membership of Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Fraternity. Most recently, she is recognized by Optometry Cares, The AOA Foundation and The American Optometric Association (AOA) for her commitment to Healthy Eyes Healthy People, a national initiative promoting eye health. Dr. Ruan is a member of American Optometric Association, Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians and a member of AOA contact lens and cornea section.
Dr. Ruan has years of experience diagnosing and treating vision and eye health problems. Her areas of expertise are management of age related eye diseases and vision problems, environmental such as school, work or computer related vision problems, and sports vision. Dr. Ruan fits all types of contact lens. She has many publications and presentations in the eye and vision journals and conferences.
Dr. Ruan enjoys cooking, swimming and spending time with friends and family in her spare time.
Ben - Manager/Optician
Ben brings life to the office. He always has a smile on his face and is ready to help the patients. Ben supervises the office duties, assist patients with frame selection and all other optical and vision health needs. Ben spends his free time traveling, spending time with family and friends and playing video games.
Diana – Lead Technician/Care Services
Diana is very experienced in the optometry field. She earned her bachelors in microbiology and is pursuing her dream of becoming an Optometrist. Diana is the lead technician in the office. Diana is in charge of pretesting, in-house glasses edging, and coordinates school services. Diana enjoys her free time cooking, spending time with her family and friends, but most of all traveling.
Briley – Technician
Briley has a lot of experience in the Optometry field. She has been working with Dr. Ruan for many years and is always smiling and helpful at the office. As on office technician she will be scribing and working up patients for the Doctor. Briley enjoys her free time sleeping, spending time with her family and friends, but most of all going to concerts.
Chelsea - Office Administrator/Care Service Manager
Chelsea is new to the field of optometry and is excited to see where this experience will take her. Chelsea is the first face you'll see when walking in to the office and first to check in patients. Chelsea also coordinates and travels with the doctor to serve seniors in our Community Care Services. In her free time, she enjoys going to the lake or any outdoor activities, but especially spending time with her daughter, Ivy.
Tom - Optical Manager
Tom has been working in the eye field for several years now. With a lot of experience under his belt, he is very capable of handling almost any optical issue. Tom is in charge of our in office lab, also he helps patients select frames. In his free time, Tom enjoys sleeping in, playing video games and traveling.
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