Long D. Tran, O.D.

  1. Optometrist

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

EnglishVietnamese

Dr. Long D. Tran is a certified optometrist, with special interest in corneal diseases and specialty contact lenses. His clinical focus includes:

  • Contact lens management of corneal conditions such as keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration, post-corneal transplant and irregular astigmatism.
  • Fitting and evaluation of conventional gas permeable (GP) lenses, toric GP lenses, and scleral lenses.
  • Expertise in management of corneal dystrophies and degenerations.
  • Management of complex refractive disorders including diplopia.
  • Therapeutic and contact lens management of dry eyes.

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Tran is an invited lecturer and regularly publishes in scientific journals. He also edits and authors expert content for the National Board of Examiners in Optometry.

  1. Dry eyes
  2. Keratoconus
  3. Refractive error
  1. Contact lens fitting
  1. 2004
    Residency - Corneal Disease & Contact LensesSouthern California College of Optometry
  2. 2003
    ODSUNY College of Optometry
  3. 1997
    BS - Biochemistry and Cell BiologyUniversity of California San Diego

Awards and honors

  1. 2008
    Exemplary Service AwardSouthern California College of Optometry
  2. 2003
    Auxiliary Award for ServiceNew York State Optometric Association
  3. 2003
    Dean’s Honor AwardSUNY College of Optometry

Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    Subject Matter ExpertNational Board of Examiners in Optometry
  2. 2010 - 2015
    TrusteeAsian American Optometric Society
  3. 2009 - 2010
    PresidentAsian American Optometric Society
  4. 2008 - 2010
    Admissions CommitteeSouthern California College of Optometry, Marshall B. Ketchum University
  5. 2008 - 2011
    AmbassadorAmerican Academy of Optometry
  6. 2008 - 2009
    President ElectAsian American Optometric Society
  7. 2006 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Optometry
  8. 2005 - 2007
    ChairFaculty Travel Committee, Southern California College of Optometry, Marshall B. Ketchum University
  9. 2005 - 2007
    Faculty LiaisonAmerican Optometric Association
  10. 2005 - 2007
    ConsultantAccreditation Council on Optometric Education, American Optometric Association
  11. 2005 - 2007
    ChairEducation & Research, Asian American Optometric Society
  12. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Optometry
  13. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Optometric Association