ABOUT THE DOCTORS
Gary Lai, O.D. is a San Francisco native. After receiving his undergraduate degree with a B.A in
Physiology from University of California Berkeley, he continued on and received his doctorate from the
School of Optometry at U.C. Berkeley. With more than 20 years of experience, he has worked at
University of California San Francisco, the Veterans Affairs Hospitals in Sacramento and Oakland,
doctor in a busy San Mateo group practice for 5 years. Dr. Lai is a member of the California and
American Optometric Associations. He enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding and skiing. He loves
the mountains and photographing them, summitting many peaks in the Sierras and Colorado.
Sharon Ho, O.D., F.A.A.O., also attended UC Berkeley as an undergraduate, with a B.A. in Molecular
Cell Biology. After receiving her doctorate from Southern California College of Optometry, Dr. Ho
spent an extra year of residency concentrating in Cornea and Contact Lenses at the prestigious
Jules Stein Eye Institute at University of California Los Angeles. She then went on to earn her
distinction in becoming a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (F.A.A.O). Dr. Ho has
practiced in various specialty pediatric ophthalmology offices. Her passion is contact lenses of all
types. On her spare time, she enjoys cooking and travelling. Her daughter, Dana and son, Nick are
the love of her life.
ABOUT THE EYEWORKS TEAM
Opticians & Support Staff
Daniel was born and raised in the Bay Area and has been an optician for seven years. He graduated
from San Jose State University as a technical writer and uses his skillset to help patients have a
better understanding of their optimal choice for eyewear. He wants to make sure patients feel
confident about their choices. He is very patient and will give you his honest opinion. On his free
time, he enjoys writing fiction and is currently trying to master the BBQ grill.
Susanna has been working in the optical field for over 20 years. She always strives to provide
excellent customer service and enjoys helping others in and out of the office. She enjoys traveling
with her husband, shopping and spending time with friends and family. She is also an avid
Warriors and Giants fan!
Brittani was raised in a small town in northern California. After moving to the Bay Area shortly after
high school, she has always been in customer service industry. With her bubbly personality and
attention to detail, she is a great asset to Eyeworks as an optician. In her free time,she loves to solve
puzzles and play video games. She has a passion for animals, and especially enjoys playing with her
bulldog Deja Vu.