Our office is open by appointment only with all the safety protocols recommended by the CDC, AOA, and Sacramento County’s Public Health Office in place. You may schedule online, by phone, or in person. Please note that we require 24-hour advance notice for any rescheduling/cancellations, otherwise we charge a $40 no-show fee. Thank you!

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Doctor & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctor and staff who make Vang Family Optometry a proud provider of vision care products and services in Sacramento.

Paula Vang, O.D.

Dr. Vang is a native of Sacramento. She received her B.S. from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and her Optometry degree in 2014 from the Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University in Fullerton, CA. During her studies, Dr. Vang served on a medical mission to El Salvador providing eye exams and glasses to those in need. Following her graduation, Dr. Vang spent a few years caring for patients in Walnut Creek, Fairfield, and other regions of California. She is a member of the California Optometric Association and American Optometric Association. Thousands of patients have entrusted their eye care to Dr. Vang!

Vang Family Optometry is a dream fulfilled for Dr. Vang. She grew up in Sacramento and is glad to be back. She is eager to give back to the minority communities through her work and truly appreciates serving all people in the greater Sacramento area. Dr. Vang enjoys spending her free time making memories with her husband and two boys. Ask about their dog Coco, too, the next time you visit the office!


Dr. Sandy Nguyen

Dr. Nguyen is the newest member of our team! She fits in just right at our practice, where she can give the utmost care and attention to our patients. She is fluent in Vietnamese and is in net-work with many insurances. Please let us know if you’d like to see her!


Gao, Office Manager

Gao tries to be the first to greet you if she’s helping in the front office! Our office manager has now served patients at Vang Family Optometry for over 3 years now. Before joining Vang Family Optometry, Gao completed her B.A. at UC Irvine and spent several years working in the non-profit sector. At VFO, Gao enjoys wearing multiple hats by developing & nurturing office-to-patient relationships and handling administrative duties that allow the back-end process to be seamless. She is prepared to answer any and all of your questions related to orders, insurance, and/or the best food spots in the area!


Liz, Patient Coordinator

Liz is the first point of contact for most patients, enjoys greeting all who enter, and is very comfortable talking to patients about their upcoming visits.  Liz is a Sacramento transplant who came all the way from Los Angeles. She is currently furthering her education at Sac State and loves the more relaxed vibe of our city. Say hello – or hola – to Liz at your next appointment!


Anthony, Lab Technician

You won’t see him very much but that’s simply because he is very busy making sure your orders are being processed efficiently. He makes sure everything runs smoothly once the order is in, and is the reason why you get your order on time! Anthony loves to stay fit and fish. Feel free to have a quick chat with him next time you stop by!




Schedule an appointment with Dr. Vang to give your vision the level of care and attention it deserves!









If you are interested in a position at Vang Family Optometry, please submit a cover letter and resume to office@vangoptometry.com, attention Gao. Thank you!