Clarity Family Eyecare is a small business founded by two cousins and best friends. Dr. Phan and Dr. Thi, grew up together in Edison, NJ. The two have been inseparable since birth, and now are ready to embark on a new journey together: opening a family oriented optometry practice. Clarity Family Eyecare believes in strong family values and strives to build great relationships in the community.
Meet the Doctors:
Monica Thi, OD
Dr. Thi was born and raised in Edison, New Jersey. After graduating from John P. Stevens High School, she completed her undergraduate degree at Rutgers University with a major in Genetics and a minor in Psychology. Dr. Thi then continued her education at the State University of New York, College of Optometry in Manhattan where she graduated with her Doctorate of Optometry in 2019. During her time as a student clinician, Dr. Thi interned at The United States Military Academy West Point, Woodhull Medical Center’s Department of Optometry & Ophthalmology, and private practice specializing in Retinal Disease in Brooklyn, NY. During her time at SUNY, Dr. Thi also completed her MBA certificate in Healthcare Management with SUNY Empire. Dr. Thi has experience working in both hospital and private practice settings, as well as experience seeing patients of all ages, including pediatrics. She has a background in specialty contact lenses, and enjoys helping patients with various corneal degenerations including keratoconus, post-graft corneas and more.
Outside of her passion for eyes, Dr. Thi loves spending time with family, discovering new foods, and keeping an active lifestyle.
Michelle Phan, OD
Dr. Michelle Phan is a graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. After completing her optometry schooling with high honors, she pursued additional training in Ocular Disease and Primary Care by completing an optional optometry residency under the Connecticut Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Dr. Phan has cumulative experience in hospital eye care, private practice, and corporate optometry. She is proud to serve the community and offers care ranging from pediatric to geriatric eye care. Dr. Phan is also trained to provide specialty contact lens and ocular disease management, including but not limited to glaucoma, macular degeneration, cataracts, and keratoconus. Born and raised in Edison, Dr. Phan is happy to return home and serve the community. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new foods, spending time with friends and family, traveling adventures, sci-fi movies, and board games.