Kent Nguyen

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Areas of treatment:

Corneal Abrasion Secondary to Contact Lens Overwear
Non-Arteritic Ischemic Optic Neuropathy


  • Ophthalmology


  • Department of Ophthalmology


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Kent Nguyen, OD, FAAO

Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Practicing location:

  • USC Roski Eye Institute (Los Angeles)

About this doctor:

Dr. Nguyen’s training has included treating patients with low vision at the Center for the Partially Sighted, pediatric patients in medically underserved communities, and geriatric patients at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Los Angeles. During his residency, he managed patients with glaucoma and diabetic eye disease and was involved in clinical teaching of interns and residents. He has presented multiple lectures to the community on the importance of healthy vision. Dr. Nguyen is proud to be a member of USC Roski Eye Institute. He strives for quality eye care with confidence, compassion, and enthusiasm.


BA, Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley
OD, Southern College of Optometry


Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Primary Care and Ocular Disease

Professional society memberships:

Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
Beta Sigma Kappa


Fellowship of the American Academy of Optometry, 2014