Dr. Michael Wong of Gates Vision Care

Dr. Michael Wong

Dr. Michael Wong is from South Florida and graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Zoology in 2006. In 2010, he earned a doctorate in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and completed a residency in ocular disease from Salus University in Philadelphia in 2011.

Dr. Wong loves working one on one with patients and delivering thorough eye care. He currently owns and operates a bubble tea and ice cream store in Richmond, VA. In his down time, he enjoys photography, fish keeping, scuba diving, professional sports, games, science fiction, and bingeing TV shows.

Suzanne Spence

Suzanne Spence

Our practice manager, Suzanne Spence, was born and raised in New Canaan, Connecticut. She first moved to Richmond after high school to attend the University of Richmond where she graduated with a BA in English and Business minor. She has been working in optometric practices since 2010 and with Dr. Gates since 2012. Suzanne and her husband Walter have three kids, Briana, Bucky, and Charlotte. As a family they are lacrosse enthusiasts and enjoy time spent on the Chesapeake Bay.