Health Safety Notification

Patients are required to wear a mask or face covering while in clinic to protect other patients and our staff. Upon check-in, you will be asked if you have experienced a fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, and/or sudden loss of taste or smell within the past 14 days. We will also take your temperature. All visitors will be asked to wait in the car, unless they are needed for the appointment (caregiver, interpreter, etc.).

Anita S. Lam, OD

Dr. Lam has been practicing medical based optometry with Eye Associates NW for over fifteen years. She specializes in the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases with emphasis in ocular surface conditions, dry eye syndrome, and glaucoma. Her passion is using therapeutic specialty contact lenses to manage complex cornea cases including scleral lenses for numerous conditions, as well as myopia control using orthokeratology (OK lenses, ortho K). She advocates for whole eye health through comprehensive eye evaluations and co-management with other medical professionals, e.g. post cataract and LASIK procedures as well as diabetes and other systemic conditions. She believes that communication and cooperation with her patients leads to top-notch vision and patient care.


  • Illinois College of Optometry
  • Externship: Oschner Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana


  • American Optometric Association
  • Optometric Physicians of Washington
  • King County Optometric Association