Eye Contact Optometry
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A little about us

Eye Contact Optometry was established by Dr. Robert Vandenberg in 1987 in San Jose. The office was moved to its present location in Los Gatos in 1994.

Everyone at Eye Contact Optometry is commited to enhancing your quality of life by providing comprehensive eye care of the highest level. Your visual needs and health are our top priority and we pride ourselves on personal service, treating each patient like family.

Dr. Vandenberg

Robert Vandenberg, O.D.
Optometrist

Dr. Vandenberg is a San Jose native. He attended San Jose State University where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics. He completed his graduate education at the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry where he received his Doctor of Optometry degree.

Dr. Vandenberg is the founder of Eye Contact Optometry and has been in private practice for over 25 years. In 2012, he decided to reduce his work schedule. As of 2014, he has retired and is enjoying his free time with his family, and pursing his hobbies such as traveling, yoga, and cycling.

Dr. Chuang

Kenji Chuang, O.D.
Optometrist

Dr. Kenji Chuang was born and raised here in the Bay Area, in Cupertino.

He completed his undergraduate education at the University of California, Irvine and received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry.

Dr. Kenji enjoys all aspects of optometry, but has a special interest in contact lenses. He is thrilled to be back in the Bay Area serving the area in which he grew up.

Outside of optometry, Dr. Kenji loves outdoor activities like golfing and hiking. He also loves sports and is a SF Giants and 49ers fanatic.

Dr. Chuang speaks clinical Spanish.

Dr. Kawazoe

Kerilyn Kawazoe, O.D.
Optometrist

Dr. Keri Kawazoe grew up on the Big Island of Hawaii. She left the warm, tropical climate for the Pacific Northwest when she moved to Oregon to earn her Bachelor's degree from Pacific University. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Optometry from the Southern California College of Optometry, graduating with Beta Sigma Kappa honors.

Following graduation from Optometry school, Dr. Keri elected to to further her training by completing a rigorous residency in Primary Care and Geriatic Optometry at the West Los Angeles VA Medical Center.

When not in the office, Dr. Keri can be found doing crafts, running, or reading. She also enjoys baking (this goes hand in hand with her sweet tooth!).

Ed Boxer

Ed Boxer, NCLEC
Office Manager

Born and raised in Santa Cruz, Ed started in the optical field in 1997 after graduating with honors from the Bryman College Ophthalmic Techinican program. In 2002, Ed completed his certification in contact lens fitting from the NCLE (National Contact Lens Examiners). He has been with Eye Contact since 2001 as an office manager as well as doing glasses and contact lens fits.

Some of Ed's favorite activies include disc golfing, camping, hiking, computer gaming, and being with family and friends.