Meet THE DOCTOR
Wendy Shem Yeh, O.D.
Dr. Wendy Shem Yeh received her B.A. in Physical Sciences from the University of California at Berkeley in 1991. In 1996, she received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry, having completed clinical rotations in Barbers Point, Hawaii and Boise, Idaho.
Dr. Yeh has been practicing optometry for over 20 years, providing eye and vision care emphasizing family practice, contact lenses, medical eye care, and surgical co-management.
Dr. Shem is excited to begin concentrating on her pediatric patients by providing vision therapy as well. Dr. Yeh began practicing in the San Francisco Bay Area before moving to Honolulu, HI to join a long-standing ophthalmology practice.
In 2000, she moved to Southern California to manage a private optometric practice and provided optometric care throughout the San Gabriel Valley. Dr. Yeh is a trustee board member of the San Gabriel Valley Optometric Association and has served multiple terms as President and Director of Continuing Education. She is also a member of the California Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Yeh has been a resident of the Pasadena area for over 10 years. She currently resides in Monrovia with her family. She is an ardent supporter of the Pasadena Educational Foundation and was active in the Elementary Annual Fund serving on committee or as chairperson of the Field Annual Gala four consecutive years since its inception. She and her family are active members of the American Youth Soccer Organization and recently commended as Team Manager of the Year. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, traveling, and taking her children to the beach.
John D. Tassinari, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Dr. John D. Tassinari is a Cal State University Northridge Alumnus and a 1987 graduate of Southern California College of Optometry. He completed a residency in Children's Vision at State University of New York. Dr. Tassinari specializes in Vision Therapy and vision as it relates to learning and development.
Dr. Tassinari has been in private practice for over 25 years. Currently, Dr. Tassinari teaches full time and serves as Associate Professor and Chief of Pediatric Optometry at Western University of Health Sciences College of Optometry.
Dr. Tassinari is currently pursuing academia full time and is no longer actively sees patients in clinic, but he continues to be an active supporter of the practice.