Dr John Kim

​ Dr John Kim is the owner and the main optometrist at Ironwood Optometry.  He is a native of British Columbia and received his Bachelors of Science (BS) degree from the University of British Columbia.  He then continued his professional education at State University of New York (SUNY), State College of Optometry in New York City, NY where he earned both his Doctor of Optometry (OD) and Masters of Science in Vision Science (MS) degrees.  Dr Kim furthered his education by completing a residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses at SUNY, State College of Optometry.  He remained in Academia for the next 10 years as a Clinical Professor at SUNY, State College of Optometry.  Dr Kim worked part-time at St. Mary’s Eye and Surgery Center, a well known ophthalmology practice with several offices in the Tri-State Area.  Dr Kim specializes in contact lens fittings, pre- and post-operative care, eye diseases, pediatrics, low-vision and remains committed in providing you with the best possible eye care. 





Lisa Moore


Lisa Moore is the clinic office manager for Ironwood Optometry Clinic.  She has over 10 years in the optical and optometric field.  Born and raised in Vancouver, Lisa moved to Campbell River on Vancouver Island for approximately 20 years where she worked for a major retail optical store where she learned about the industry and dispensed glasses. From there she moved back to the lower mainland to be closer to family.  For 5 years, she worked as the Customer Service Representative and Lens Consultant for Essilor Labratories.  Her major roles included trouble shooting customers concerns regarding patients vision care, informing them on various types of lenses available which best suits their needs and as well as lens treatments. Our clinic is very grateful to have Lisa come on board.




Joanne Chan


Joanne Chan has served at Ironwood Optometry Clinic as a optometrist technician and weekend office manager/receptionist for over 3 years.  She will be entering optometry school at State University of New York School of Optometry this fall.  She She also concurrently volunteers at various other optometric clinics in the greater vancouver area.  She is receiving her BSc in Biology from the University of British Columbia in 2014.  Her services with us has been invaluable to our clinic and we wish her the best as she continues her studies abroad.








Lisa Tran


Lisa Tran is our optometric technician and receptionist.  Her role mainly involves customer service and performing specialty testing on our patients including retinal photography, topography, visual field testing, auto-refraction and contact lens training  & education.  Lisa was born Frankfurt Germany and moved to Vancouver in 2009.  Prior to joining Ironwood Optometry, she worked as a receptionist at a family medical clinic for 3 years.  She enjoys exercising, music and baking.  Lisa also has a heart for adoptable or treatable animals, and is involved in helping our local animal shelters.







Jennifer Ng


Jennifer has been with Ironwood Optometry for over four years, she serves as our front desk receptionist with managerial duties including inventory, accounts payable/receivables, marketing and customer service.  She also is a part time accounting student at Kwantlen Polytechnic University and she interns part time at TD Canada trust.  She enjoys biking, fine dining and going to Canucks hockey games. 

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