Since 1990, Dr. Lily Yeh has been successfully practicing in the field of Optometry. Originally a native of Taiwan, she received her Doctor of Optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry, located in Fullerton, California. Before moving to the Enfield community, she trained at the Washington State Tacoma Army and the San Bernadino Air Force clinics for Ocular Pathology. She also trained at the Low Vision Center in Santa Monica, California, the world’s largest low vision center.
Private practice has always been a part of Dr. Yeh’s vision, opening Emily Eye Care in 1990. She continues to update her knowledge by taking extensive postgraduate courses in ocular pathology, innovative eye care technology, and pediatric vision care. She finished a 10-year CE program in 2010 and is currently committed to a second 10-year continuing education program, taking courses every three months until 2020. Passionate about technology, the office features some of the latest advancements in the field. The Connecticut State Board of Optometry certifies her in the treatment of eye diseases and injuries.
- American Optometric Association (since 1986)
- Connecticut Optometric Society (since 1990)
- Lion’s Club Low Vision Program
Dr. Yeh currently resides in Somers, CT, with her husband, Dr. Joseph Kalk, and her three children: Danielle, Emily, and Max.
Dr. Austin White received his Doctor of Optometry from State University of New York, College of Optometry in 1994 with a BS in Biological Science and AS in Applied Science & Ophthalmic Dispensing. Currently, he holds a Master in Healthcare Administration and is a candidate for his MD. Prior to becoming an optician and optometrist, Dr. White was a professional cricketer. Originally from the West Indies, he speaks English, French and Spanish.
Dr. White specializes in the fitting of specialty contact lenses, Cornea Reshaping Therapy, ocular disease treatment, and diabetes and HIV/AIDS-related eye care. He has received the Geometric Optics Award, United States Achievement Academy National Collegiate Award, National Dean’s List, Summa Cum Laude, Schnurmacher Scholarship, and Montserrat Progressive Society Service Award.