Dr. Sophie Dao
Human Rights Advocate and Leading Optometrist
About Dr. Sophie Dao
Dr. Sophie Dao has served patients at her optometry practice in Milpitas, California, for over 20 years. In addition to providing eye exams and prescription glasses and contacts, Dr. Sophie Dao treats glaucoma, eye infections, and dry eyes. She holds a doctor of optometry degree from the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry and a bachelor’s degree in physiology, also from U.C. Berkeley.
Active in the community at home and abroad, Dr. Dao recently helped found Viet Public Broadcasting Network, a group advocating for human rights in Vietnam. She also plans to establish an eye clinic for the poor in the city of Ban Me Thuot in Vietnam.
Back home in California, Dr. Sophie Dao accepts most major insurance plans as well as Medi-Cal and Medicaid. She holds TPA (therapeutic pharmaceutical agents) certification and writes frequently about vision health in local newspapers and radio stations. Her professional affiliations include the Santa Clara County Optometric Society and the California Optometric Association.