Nolan R. Ng, OD
Our eye care practice has been in the Rolling Hills Plaza since 1970 and became Incredible Eye Care Optometry, APC in 2010. Now in 2022, Incredible Eye Care Optometry, APC has expanded services by merging with Cali Eye Institute and relocated to our new state-of-the art facility in Torrance a few short miles away from our prior location. Dr. Nolan Ng our lead optometrist specializes in difficult to fit contacts, refractive surgery management, and medical eye conditions of the eye. He is one of the initial select few optometrists' nominated by Torrance Memorial Medical Center to care for its members.
Dr. Ng was born and raised in Torrance. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from UC Irvine and his Doctorate from the Southern College of Optometry, in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Ng has spent most of his career involved in advanced vision corrective procedures, both surgical and non-surgical. He also specialized in contact lens fittings for diseased or irregular shaped eyes, such as Keratoconus. Being a leader and lecturer in his profession for “surgical” vision corrective procedures, he felt a particular passion for an alternative “non-surgical” option for vision correction known as Orthokeratology (Ortho K), or Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT) for those not ready for surgery, not a good candidate for surgery, or those simply wanting to slow down or halt the progression of nearsightedness(myopia) known as Myopia Control or Myopia Management. Dr. Ng also treats and manages various medical eye conditions including but not limited to Glaucoma, and Conjunctivitis. He also specializes in emergency eye care such as corneal abrasions, foreign body removal, and red eyes. He is credentialed on numerous vision and medical insurance panels, including VSP, EyeMed, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Aetna, and THIPA (Torrance Hospital IPA.)
During his career Dr. Ng had been recruited by many industry leaders including UCLA’s Jules Stein Eye Institute, Marshall B. Ketchum University, Southern California College of Optometry’s – OCLA and Western University School of Optometry – Pomona, CA. He splits his time between his private practice and performing the duties as assistant professor and Chief of the Cornea and Contact Lenses department at Western University College of Optometry. Dr. Ng has had an illustrious career which included working with world-renowned eye surgeon, Dr. Robert Maloney, of the Maloney Vision Institute who was the exclusive eye surgeon for the original “Extreme Makeover” TV series. Dr. Ng has lectured on various surgical subject matters, including LASIK, PRK, CK, Intacs, Verisys IOL, Visian ICL, and Cataract Surgery utilizing some of the latest multifocal lens implants. He has participated in numerous FDA studies which have led to the introduction of some of today’s newest surgical procedures to improve vision, such as CK and the Verisys IOL.
Dr. Ng is an active member of the AOA, AAO, American Academy of Myopia Control, and Torrance Chamber of Commerce. In the past, he served in the local South Bay Rotary Club as a Board Member and South Bay Optometric Society as a past board-elected Committee Member.
He currently enjoys spending time with his daughter, playing tennis, bicycling, hiking, fishing, and snow skiing. You may find him attending to many civic duties here locally in the Torrance area as well.