Dr. Tom was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. For her undergraduate studies, she moved to Seattle and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from the University of Washington. During those four years, she fell in love with the beautiful Pacific Northwest and became a Huskies fan (Go Dawgs!). She then earned her medical degree from the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine and completed her transitional year internship at the University of Hawaii. She first became interested in ophthalmology as a medical student while witnessing a wide variety of intricate ophthalmic surgeries. She is excited to be back in Seattle for her Ophthalmology Residency. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, sightseeing, and trying new restaurants.

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