Gregory Y. Kame, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Doctor of Optometry
Doctor Greg Kame received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California at Irvine in 1995. He then graduated in 1999 from the Southern California College of Optometry where his father graduated 37 years earlier.
Dr. Kame is a Fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Optometry. He served on the California State Board of Optometry, accepting 1 of only 6 professional positions appointed by the Governor of California. He is a past President of the Asian American Optometric Society and has served many years on its board. He currently serves as one of its trustees. Dr. Kame serves as Past-President of the Alumni Association Board at the Southern California College of Optometry. He has served many years on its board as a Director and as Vice-President. He is Treasurer and Secretary of the nationally renowned contact lens group called the Society of Contact Lens Specialists. He is the Secretary of the Optometric Consultants in Contact Lenses. He is a San Gabriel Valley Vision Source Administrator. Vision Source is the world’s largest, independent optometric alliance with over 5000 doctor members. He is also a member of the Los Angeles County Optometric Society, California Optometric Association, Asian American Optometric Society, and American Optometric Association. Dr. Kame has served on the National Professional Advisory Panel coordinated by Vistakon, a Division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. He is also a Clinical Examiner and Grader for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry (NBEO). The NBEO is a nationwide clinical exam that graduating optometric students must pass to obtain their practicing license.
Dr. Kame is Glaucoma certified and is licensed in the use of diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceutical agents. He is able to treat eye diseases such as “pink eye”, corneal ulcers, conjunctivitis, herpes, keratitis, and bacterial infections. He has had extensive clinical experience at Nellis Air Force Base Veterans Hospital in Nevada, the Optometric Center of Los Angeles, the Optometric Center of Fullerton, and the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital.
Dr. Kame’s goal is to continue the tradition of excellent, innovative, “cutting edge” eye care his father provided for his “extended family” for 38 years. His office continues to participate in pharmaceutical, medical, and ocular research studies.
Dr. Kame is an avid golf and basketball player. He is married to Anna S. Kame, also an optometrist, who works near their home in Orange County. They have 4 children: 3 daughters and a son. Their names are Kaitlyn, Brooklyn, Lucas, and Avery. In honor of Dr. Greg Kame’s father, the late Dr. Rodger Toshio Kame, Lucas was given the middle name, Toshio.