From the time she was a child, Dr. Jessica Islam had always wanted to pursue a career in the medical field where she could use her talents to help people. Inspired by her father, a neuroradiologist, Dr. Islam followed her passion to become an eye doctor with a specialized focus on treating ocular disease. Dr. Islam received her Doctorate of Optometry from MCOHS University, where she graduated with honors. She then completed an Ocular Disease and Low Vision residency at Jesse Brown VA Hospital in 2021. Dr. Islam is proud to be a part of the American Academy of Optometry as well as the Beta Sigma Kappa Honors Society. Aside from treating patients in her clinic, Dr. Islam is passionate about culinary arts, traveling, learning Spanish and spending time with her husband, newborn daughter and 3 furbabies.