Dr. Lam was born in Vancouver, Canada and raised in Seattle, WA. She attended college the University of Washington where she studied microbiology and human rights. She remained in Seattle and earned her medical degree from the University of Washington. She became interested in ophthalmology during her involvement with Sight Savers, a program aimed at providing free eye screenings in underserved communities. She completed her transitional internship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and was happy to return to the beautiful Pacific Northwest for ophthalmology residency. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, yoga, barre, photography, exploring Seattle's food culture and watching Seahawks and Mariners games.

Seattle, WA

Undergraduate Education:  University of Washington, BS, 2010
Medical School:  University of Washington School of Medicine, MD, 2015
Internship:  Harbor-UCLA, Transitional, 2016
Residency:  University of Washington, Ophthalmology

Professional Activities
Sight Savers:  Providing free eye exams for at-risk and underserved populations Seattle/King County Clinic: Healthcare volunteer providing free eye exams University of Washington School of Medicine: UW Ophthalmology Interest Group

Personal Interests
Traveling, hiking, yoga, barre, photography, Seahawks and Mariners

Research Interests
Electronic medical records, access to health care, ocular rigidity, corneal hysteresis, anti-VEGF agents

Clinical Interests
Ophthalmic surgery
Underserved medicine


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