Dr. Pearl Thai received her Bachelors of Science degree in Nutrition Science from UC Davis. Upon graduation she traveled to the East Coast where she attended the New England College of Optometry in Boston. After graduating with honors, she returned home to California and completed her residency at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Fresno. Dr. Thai provides comprehensive eye care, diabetic eye exams and pre/post operative care to our surgical patients. She has received additional training to provide specialty contact lens fittings for patients with keratoconus and irregular corneas. In addition, she has extensive knowledge and training in myopia control options for children with progressing myopia. Dr. Thai is a member of the American Optometric Association and board member of the Central California Optometric Society. She has presented posters at academic meetings and delivered lectures for continuing education hours for optometrists. She has shared her passion for traveling and eye health by participating in eye care missions in Belize and the Dominican Republic. Dr. Thai strives to give personalized and attentive care to all of her patients and loves the work that she does.