Johnny Leung, 33

Johnny LeungIn 2008, Dr. Johnny Leung purchases an optometry office in the city of Rochester Hills, where he was born and raised. His uncle Paul Leung is the owner of Oceania Inn, a longtime household name for Chinese cuisine in the area. It was through the hard work of Dr. Leung's family that has made the restaurant successful and provided an opportunity for him to attend college. Dr. Leung received his bachelors of science degree with honors from Michigan State University in the year 2000.  He then enters a one year internship at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak to become certified as a Medical Technologist by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists. Dr. Leung goes on to complete his doctorate with highest distinction at the Michigan College of Optometry (located at Ferris State University). Throughout his academic career he is honored with numerous scholarships and awards, including "Student Leader of the Year" by the Michigan College of Optometry and "2006 Student of the Year Award" by the Michigan Optometric Association.

Prior to practicing in Rochester Hills, Dr. Leung has delivered eye care services to the inmates of Jackson prison at Duane Waters Hospital and worked at a United Way eye clinic in Detroit.

In addition to his domestic work, Dr. Leung has delivered health care services abroad to countries like Ecuador and Dominica. In his last mission trip to Dominica, Dr. Leung and the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity team provided over 1400 eye exams and glasses to people in need.

Accent Eyecare of Rochester Hills provides examinations to infants, children, and adults 6 days per week. Dr. Leung participates in the InfantSEE program where he provides no-cost eye examinations to children under the age of one to detect early eye problems and disease. Accent Eyecare also participates with the Vision USA program to provide free eye exams and glasses to our country's needy population. Dr. Leung's office emphasizes education so interns from most of Michigan's major universities and students from local high schools are often seen learning and assisting in the office. The interns and volunteers enjoy seeing advanced contact lenses in action and medical treatment of eye diseases. Accent Eyecare focuses on providing the most efficient, technologically advanced, educational and fun eye examination experiences possible for every patient. Accent Eyecare has partnered with one of the best eye surgeons in the Midwest, Dr. Rahmani of the Rahmani Eye Institute, for vision corrective surgeries such as LASIK.
 
Dr. Leung enjoys spending time with his family and friends all around the great state of Michigan. He and his wife, Jennifer are expecting their first child this May. Jennifer is also an eye doctor, and has been practicing in Madison Heights since 2007. Dr. Leung's last few summers have been spent learning to golf and he enjoys snowboarding in the winter.

 

The information presented here was accurate as of January 2012.