Meet our Bellevue Optometrists and Ophthalmologists
Our eye doctors in Bellevue provide complete eye care services for the surrounding communities.
Our licensed professionals provide exams, diagnoses, and treatments of all disorders that affect the eye or vision. In addition to training in eye diseases and disorders, our team is trained in anatomy, biochemistry, and physiology. With this background, we are trained to recognize a range of health issues; such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetes and hypertension.
Our team works hard to stay current on the latest advances in eye health and vision care and regularly attends continuing education seminars and advanced training courses. It is because of our dedication to continuing education that our Bellevue patients receive the most modern and progressive vision care available.
Herminder (Harry) S. Boparai, ODOptometric Physician
Dr. Harry Boparai was born and raised in Windsor Ontario, Canada. He received his bachelors degree in Chemistry from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and was accepted into the Chemistry Honor’s Society.
Dr. Boparai then moved to New York City to obtain his Doctor of Optometry Degree from SUNY College of Optometry. After graduation, Dr. Boparai remained at SUNY as a researcher and graduate faculty, working alongside industry leaders in optometry and ophthalmology conducting research in the area of glaucoma and ocular disease. Dr. Boparai has published several articles and presented lectures and posters at National meetings.
After leaving the academic environment, Dr. Boparai joined a growing private medical practice in New York City. He has served various roles in medicine including: Medical Director, Chief of Eye Care Services at a major inner city NYC hospital, and Director of Eye Care Services at Brooklyn’s largest Continuing Care/Nursing Home.
Dr. Boparai remains a consultant to various medical device and pharmaceutical companies. As a physician who trains his colleagues, Dr. Boparai maintains the latest medical expertise.
Dr. Boparai was the recipient of the 2013 honoree Award at VISIONS Manhattan Awards Ceremony 2013. Dr. Boparai has received the “Top Doctor” designation in eye care in 2012 and 2013.
Dr. Boparai served as the King County Optometric Physicians of Washington President in 2016/2017 and served as a Trustee to the State 2018/2019.
Dr. Boparai is an active volunteer and community member. He has relocated to the Northwest to be closer to his family. He enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children.
You can email Dr. Boparai with questions or comments at [email protected]
Mary P. Coday, MDOphthalmologist
Dr. Mary Coday grew up in North Seattle. She received a Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Bioengineering at the University of Washington, summa cum laude.
Dr. Coday then moved to Boston to obtain her medical degree from Harvard Medical School in 1994.
She did her internship at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, followed by her residency in ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston. Dr. Coday has been in practice for 17 years in the greater Seattle area. She has worked at Overlake EyeCare, PS, for the last 10 years.
Dr. Coday is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is a member of the Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, having served as past president and trustee. She is also a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Washington State Medical Association. She received a “Top Doctors” award in 2013.
She is active in the community and is a provider through the EyeCare America program. In her spare time Dr. Coday goes on outings with her family, reads, and runs at the gym.
You can contact Dr. Coday by calling our office at (425) 643-2020.
Joshlene D. Sandhu, ODOptometric Physician
Dr. Joshlene Sandhu is a Northwest native. She was born and raised in Vancouver, British Colombia. She received her bachelors degree in Kinesiology from Simon Fraser University.
Dr. Sandhu then moved to Chicago Illinois to obtain her Doctor of Optometry Degree. After graduation, Dr. Sandhu moved to New York City where she practiced on Park Avenue for 12 years in a medical eye care setting.
Dr. Sandhu has extensive experience in family eye care, including pediatric eye examinations, contact lens fitting, eye surgery co-management and adult eye care. She is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Optometric Physicians of Washington.
Dr. Sandhu left the hustle and bustle of NYC and moved back to the Northwest in 2014. She spends her free time with her husband & three children and also enjoys reading and taking her dog to the park.
Dr. Rebecca Lindsay is a board-certified comprehensive ophthalmologist with a passion for complete and preventative eye health.
Dr. Lindsay grew up in Portland, Oregon and completed an undergraduate degree in biology and neuroscience at the Clark Honors College, University of Oregon, where she graduated *cum laude* and was elected to the Phi BetaKappa honors society. She remained in Oregon to complete medical school at OHSU and was honored by the Alpha Omega Alpha medical society.
Dr. Lindsay then relocated up the street to Seattle to complete residency training at the University of Washington where she was recognized for her broad research efforts.
Before moving back to the beautiful Pacific Northwest and joining OverlakeEye Care, Dr. Lindsay enjoyed her work treating children with a wide range of ophthalmic conditions at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and subsequently practicing family medical and surgical eye care in office locations around Los Angeles. She also has a sub specialty interest in medical retina care and surgical eyelid procedures. She is a diplomate of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and an active member of the Washington Academy of Eye Physicians and Surgeons.
She now lives outside of Seattle with her family and enjoys cycling, gardening, and anything that involves being in the mountains.
T. Michael Nguyen,MDOphthalmologist/Retinologist
Dr. T. Michael Nguyen, MD grew up in the Pacific Northwest and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Washington. After attaining his medical degree and ophthalmology residency training at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, he completed a vitreo-retina fellowship at the Ochsner Clinic and returned to the Seattle area in July 2000 to begin practicing medical and surgical comprehensive ophthalmology and retina specialty.
His special interest is complex eye conditions including cataract surgery and all retina diseases such as diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. He believes in patient-first medical care and appreciates providing quality ophthalmologic services.
In his spare time, he enjoys water sport activities, traveling and spending quality time with his family.
William J. Prothero, ODOptometric Physician
Dr. William Prothero was born in Seattle, Washington. He completed his undergraduate education at the University of Washington, majoring in chemistry. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The Ohio State University. After graduation he completed a teaching appointment, specializing in ocular pathology, at The Ohio State University.
Dr. Prothero is board certified by the American Board of Clinical Optometry. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, AOA Contact Lens and Cornea Section, Optometric Physicians of Washington and American Public Health Association. He has been in practice since 1987. He has special interests in pediatric eye care and specialty contact lens fitting.
In his spare time Dr. Prothero enjoys family, sailing and computers.
You can contact Dr. Prothero by calling our office at (425) 643-2020.
M. Christopher Barry, ODOptometric Physician
Dr. Barry was born in Joplin, Missouri. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The Ohio State University. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and Optometric Physicians of Washington. He has been in practice since 1987.
Dr. Barry has taken an extended sabbatical and would like for his patients to continue care with his partners who have access to all his patient records until he plans his return.