Our optometrists, Dr. Fred Arima, Dr. Kurt Russell and Dr. Meimey Wong are trained in the most up to date advancements in eye care, committed to providing the highest quality treatment for each of our patients. At Mill Creek Vision, we want to be your partners in eye care and therefore strive to make each visit comfortable, effective and informative. We take the time to learn about your eye health history and listen to your concerns in order to provide you with the most thorough and holistic treatment plan possible. Your eye doctor should be someone you trust to have the knowledge, experience and professionalism to treat your eyes with comprehensive, expert eye care.
Meet our Eye Doctors at Mill Creek Vision
Dr. Fred Arima of Mill Creek Vision graduated from the University of Washington with a BS in Zoology & BS in Psychology with honors in 1976. He finished his optometric schooling at Southern California College of Optometry in 1981 with an O.D. degree, Cum Laude. He has operated his private practice since 1981. Dr. Arima is very active in many local and regional Optometric Physician’s associations.
Education and Affiliations:
- John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1971-1972
- University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1972-1976
- BS Zoology & BS Psychology with honors 1976
- Southern California College of Optometry, Fullerton, CA 1977-1981 OD degree, Cum Laude
- Member Optometric Physicians of Washington
- Member American Optometric Association
- Past Pres. Snohomish County Optometric Society
- Fellow American Academy of Optometry
- Member Mill Creek Lions Club
His interests include mountaineering, telemark skiing, golf, and photography.
Dr. Kurt Russell joined Mill Creek Vision in 2010. He provides full-scope optometric care to patients age 4 and older. His practice interests include glaucoma, ocular disease management, treatment of eye injuries, pre/post-surgical care of cataract and refractive surgery patients, and contact lenses.
In 1997, Dr. Russell graduated with honors from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He then earned his Doctor of Optometry degree in 2001 from The Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University in Philadelphia. During Dr. Russell’s training, he received clinical honors while at the Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, TX and the Southern Vision Institute in New Orleans, LA.
When not in the office, Dr. Russell enjoys working on classic and special interest automobiles, weight lifting, macro photography, and mountain biking.
Dr. Russell will be available for appointments on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Dr. Meimey Wong grew up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She completed her doctorate at Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry in Tahlequah, OK in 2012 with honors. She attended the University of Oklahoma and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology-Biomedical Sciences.
Dr. Wong practices full-scope optometry, including fitting contact lenses, binocular vision evaluations, ocular disease management, and refractive surgery co-management.
Dr. Wong is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys going on eye care mission trips, and has traveled to Honduras and Guatemala to help those with eye care needs with the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH). In her spare time, Dr. Wong likes to run, hike, foster kittens, and do arts/crafts.
Dr. Lisa Dok grew up in Southern California, where she attended the University of Southern California with a major in Neuroscience. She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree Summa Cum Laude from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Dok completed a residency in vision therapy and low vision rehabilitation at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. She practices full-scope optometry, including providing care for patients with visual symptoms related to brain injury, binocular vision disorders, strabismus, amblyopia, and others.
In her free time, Dr. Dok enjoys knitting, playing the guitar, and discovering new foods around Washington.