Dr. Paul D. Luong
Dr. Luong is a native of the St. Louis area. He received his B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia before earning his Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry. Practicing full scope eye care, Dr. Luong sees patients of all ages and types. He holds DPA and TPA certification and is licensed to treat and manage visual and medical conditions of the eye, including glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes, and cataracts. As a participating optometrist of the InfantSEE program, Dr. Luong provides a no-cost comprehensive eye and vision assessment for infants within the first year of life regardless of a family’s income or access to insurance coverage.
Dr. Luong’s passion is utilizing a variety of specialty contact lenses to manage irregular corneal conditions, including patients with keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration, corneal transplants, and ocular surface diseases. As a certified Paragon CRT contact lens practitioner, he brings the world of orthokeratology (ortho-k) to Complete Eye Care, Inc.—providing patients an alternative to traditional eyewear and eye surgery.
Through an array of clinical externships, Dr. Luong has extensive training in primary eye care, ocular disease, low vision and rehabilitation, vision therapy, and contact lenses. Of note—he received his ocular disease and low vision experience while treating veterans at the Kansas City VA Medical Center. Dr. Luong’s contact lens training was completed at The Koetting Associates, a nationally recognized specialty contact lens practice.
Dr. Luong is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association, the Missouri Optometric Association, the St. Louis Optometric Society, and the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Fraternity.
Dr. Luong enjoys being active, spending time with family and friends, and rooting for the Cardinals, Blues, and Mizzou.
• University of Missouri-Columbia
• University of Missouri-St. Louis College of Optometry
• American Academy of Optometry
• American Optometric Association
• Missouri Optometric Association
• St. Louis Optometric Society
• Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Fraternity