Trina Cheng, OD, FAAO

Dr. Cheng has practiced optometry at Desert Eye since 2006. She is originally from Northern California. She attended UC Berkeley for college and the Southern California College of Optometry for optometry school. She obtained her Fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry in 2008.

Although she works with patients of all ages, her specialty is pediatric vision and vision therapy. She participates in the InfantSee program. Under this program, Dr. Cheng provides complimentary full vision and eye health exams to those age 6 – 12 months. Kids and parents love working with her because of her genuine concern for the long term well being of their eyes in all of their functions.

Patients enjoy working with Dr. Cheng because she has a great personality and lots of patient experience. She works with many patients experiencing vision and comfort problems when working at their computer. She helps them understand the importance of eye hygeine, including taking lots of rest breaks to optimize their comfort while using their computer.

Dr. Cheng is married with two smart, adorable young children. She enjoys exploring Arizona with her family, hosting her family from California, reading, word puzzles, and trying new restaurants