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Jennifer Hua, OD

Dr. Jennifer Hua currently practices optometry at Kendall-Shepard Eye Center in Lompoc, California and has a strong interest in ocular disease and contact lenses.

Dr. Hua was born and raised in Temple City, California.  She attended undergraduate at the University of California San Diego where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in human biology.  After completing her undergraduate work, she continued to pursue her doctor of optometry degree at Western University of Health Sciences, where she graduated with honors.  During her four years in optometry school, she was also a member of Beta Sigma Kappa (BSK) optometric honor society.  Dr. Hua recently completed a primary care optometry residency at the VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System, Reno through UC Berkeley.

Besides optometry, Dr. Hua enjoys the outdoors, traveling and taking on new hobbies.  She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family in Southern California on the weekends.

  • Practices in the Lompoc clinic

Laser Vision Correction

Vision Correction Surgery that corrects a variety of problems, including near-sightedness (myopia), far-sightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism using laser techniques such as LASIK, CustomLASIK, as well as the Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) and the ReSTOR bifocal implant.

Laser Vision Correction

Cataract Surgery

Cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss in the world, and cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgery in America. Cataracts, or clouding of the natural lens in the eye, affect over 50% of people over age 50 and over 70% of people over age 70. This is usually an age-related disease, although it can also result from eye trauma, steroid use, diabetes and other diseases.

Cataract Surgery

Retina Treatments

Our board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Dan Shepard, is fellowship-trained to treat medical and surgical disease of the vitreous and retina. Our retinal services include treatments for macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachment, eye trauma, evaluation of floaters, and much more.

Retina Treatments

Cosmetic Services

BOTOX injections are one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world. BOTOX or botulinum type A is a medication used to relax the muscles of the face that create wrinkles. The injection causes a temporary paralysis of the muscle, and the effect wears off after several months.

Cosmetic Services

Optical Services

The optical store showcases our extensive frame selection as we continue to provide the finest eye care available. Our optical dispensary offers the largest selection in Lompoc and our licensed opticians are experts in glasses fitting and service.

Optical Services




Shepard Eye Center
910 East Stowell Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454
P1: 805-925-2637 (Available by phone 24 hrs)

Kendall-Shepard Eye Center
425 W. Central Ave.
Lompoc, CA 93436
P: 805-736-2020

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