Our doctors are known for conservative advice and modern procedures that work, so our patients can get rid of their glasses & contacts and SIMPLY WAKE UP & SEE!

Dr. Craig S. Bindi

Refractive Surgeon / Owner

Medical Director – Laser Vision Correction

Career of Excellence in Vision Care:

- Highest-reviewed & most-reviewed Refractive Surgeon in the Bay Area (500+ patient reviews on Google/Yelp).

- Board-certified as a Refractive Surgeon with over 70,000 procedures performed (99th percentile among all US eye doctors).

- Team ophthalmologist and sideline physician for the Oakland Raiders for 20+ years.

- Graduated from University of California Davis School of Medicine Dept. of Ophthalmology and completed a total of 9 years of post-graduate medical education.

- Owner / Surgeon / Patient of the Laser Eye Center (San Jose & Pleasanton) for 20+ years.

Dr. Joseph J. Ling

Refractive Surgeon

Medical Director – Lens Procedures


• Specializes in “Lens-Based” Refractive Procedures, including:
• Custom Lens Replacement (CLR) to help patients that wear readers. bifocals (typically after age 45)
• EVO ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) for patients with extreme nearsightedness or atypical corneas

• Performs Modern LASIK procedures, including All-Laser LASIK, SMILE LASIK, and Epi-LASIK/PRK

• Graduated from Emory University / Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta with an MD degree

• Completed his fellowship in Refractive Surgery at the renowned Cleveland Eye Clinic

• The most experienced EVO ICL surgeon in Northern California and among the top surgeons in the United States

Dr. Angela Vuong

Refractive Optometrist


Dr. Angela Vuong is passionate about helping her patients improve their lives with Modern Vision Correction. Dr. Vuong had the EVO ICL procedure in 2023 and now personally benefits from not having to wear glasses or contacts!

Born and raised in the Bay Area, Dr. Vuong graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from University of California at Davis. She obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree from UC Berkeley, and became a member of Beta Sigma Kappa, the Optometric Honor Society.

Additionally, dedicated to helping our U.S. Military Veterans see their best, Dr. Angela Vuong completed her Residency Program in Primary Eye Care & Ocular Disease at the Veterans Affairs Clinic in the Pacific Northwest.

In her free time, Dr. Vuong enjoys traveling, crafting, and baking.

Dr. Julia Choi

Refractive Optometrist


By providing thorough eye exams and comprehensive consultations, Dr. Choi helps her patients on their journey toward visual freedom.

Born in Seoul, Korea, Dr. Julia Choi moved to Canada at the age of 15. She attended University of Toronto and received her Bachelor of Science Degree with Honors majoring in Human Biology and Psychology. Dr. Choi then attended New England College of Optometry where she received her Doctorate of Optometry.

Dr. Julia Choi underwent her SMILE LASIK procedure in 2020, after struggling with the hassles of glasses and contact lenses for over 20 years! Dr. Choi looks forward to guiding her patients through the life-changing benefits of Modern Vision Correction.

Dr. Choi speaks fluent Korean. She enjoys hiking with her family and friends as well as ballroom dancing with her husband.

Dr. Monica Liou

Refractive Optometrist


Dr. Monica Liou

Dr. Monica Liou is passionate about guiding her patients through the process of Modern Vision Correction.

She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia. She obtained her Doctor of Optometry degree from UC Berkeley. She completed an additional Optometric Residency in Primary Eye Care & Ocular Disease at the Veterans Affairs Optometric Residency Program.

Dr. Liou is fluent in Mandarin and English. During her spare time, she loves to spend time with her family. She enjoys exploring new areas and trying new restaurants. When she has time to herself, she enjoys yoga, baking and watching The Bachelor.

Dr. Angela Chu

Refractive Optometrist


Dr. Chu

Dr. Angela Chu began working at the Laser Eye Center of Silicon Valley as a patient counselor in 1999! After witnessing thousands of our patients undergo a life changing vision correction procedure, she decided to go to Optometry School and become an eye doctor too.

Dr. Angela Chu received her Bachelors degree from University of Maryland and Doctor of Optometry degree from Illinois College of Optometry. She is married with 2 very active children.