Meet Doctors Kim, Patel, & Mehta From Elk Grove Optical

Our dedicated and experienced optometrists offer patients thorough eye exams using the latest technology in the field of vision correction. They’ll determine if you need corrective lenses and your exact prescription strength and fit you with the appropriate glasses or contacts.

Learn more about Dr. Sung Kim, Dr. Lisha Patel, and Dr. Niki Mehta


Sung Kim, O.D. received her Doctor of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry. She completed her undergraduate studies at Loyola University Chicago.

Dr. Kim’s clinical externship was at the University of Chicago Ophthalmology Department, Battle Creek VA Ophthalmology Department, and Vision Care Specialists (CIBA Vision). She is a board-certified optometrist specializing in the areas of ocular disease treatment, specialty contact lens fitting, pediatric eye care, orthokeratology, and color vision correction.

Dr. Kim has a passion for collaborating with patients and helping them to see better. She offers comprehensive LASIK consultation and co-manages after LASIK procedures. Dr. Kim will offer the highest quality eye care with the state-of-the art latest technology to evaluate patients’ eyes.

When she is not treating patients, Dr. Kim enjoys traveling and spending time with her three children, friends, and her husband.


Dr. Lisha Patel graduated cum laude from Illinois College of Optometry with her Doctorate of Optometry in 2013. Dr. Patel fulfilled her clinical training at the Illinois Eye Institute, Vision Source Eyecare, Gottlieb Eye Center, and the Philadelphia VA Medical Center. She focuses on providing comprehensive eye examinations with special interests in the fitting of various types of contact lenses and the medical management of ocular diseases such as Diabetic screening and treatment of eyes, early diagnosis of glaucoma, and co-management of LASIK and Cataract surgery. She is able to conduct eye exams in Spanish and Gujarati. Dr. Patel has dedicated her professional career to providing the highest quality of health care to all of her patients. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her husband.

Dr. Niki Mehta

Niki Mehta, O.D. received her Doctor of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry and earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois. An Elk Grove native, Dr. Mehta is excited to be joining Elk Grove Optical! Dr. Mehta is able to provide examinations in English and Gujarati.

Upon graduating, Dr. Mehta completed clinical rotations at Jesse Brown VA Medical Center and William Feinbloom Center for low vision. Dr. Mehta practices comprehensive eye care, with an emphasis on contact lens fittings, management of ocular surface diseases, and dry eye management.

Dr. Mehta loves building relationships with her patients to be able to treat their daily visual needs. Dr. Mehta’s goal as an Optometrist is to educate her patients on how complex the visual system is and how it goes far beyond the need for glasses and contacts.

When Dr. Mehta isn’t caring for patients, she enjoys spending time with her family and spoiling her dog.

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