Dr. Chan grew up in Southern California and recently moved to Johnson City from Chicago, Illinois.
She attended Northwestern University and studied abroad in Paris. She graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology and minor in Public Health. She then attended optometry school at the Illinois College of Optometry, graduating magna cum laude in 2018.
Dr. Chan completed clinical externships at The Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Chicago Cornea Consultants in Chicago, The Illinois Eye Institute in Chicago, and the James H. Quillen VA in Johnson City. She began working for Dr. Carlson as a technician while completing her externship at the VA and is returning as an optometrist. She has previously worked as an optometrist for a LASIK surgery center in Chicago and has experience in surgery co-management.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association, Northeast Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians and the Tennessee Association of Optometric Physicians.
She loves traveling, being a food enthusiast, hiking, music, and reading.