Entries by Tammy


-by Tammy Some people are simply inspirational. A local guy and his wife started a nonprofit called Hookuaaina. Their mission is to “empower youth to realize the meaning and purpose of their lives by helping them develop life strategies and skills through the cultivation of kalo and Hawaiian values-based coaching.” They offer internships for as […]

Embracing Change

-by Tammy Oh what fun. During our interview process I tell prospective employees all about their potential new job and about my expectations. One expectation is to welcome change and encourage others to do so. So here I am embracing all of the change here at Pacific Retina Care SM and making even more changes. […]


I was listening to the radio and heard this commercial- Prevent Diabetes Hawaii. It was disturbing because it said that over HALF of our population in Hawaii either has Type 2 Diabetes or is at risk to getting it. Diabetes will permanently rob you of your vision. The longer you have diabetes and the more […]

ADA Step Out Walk Hawaii 2017

-by Tammy What an amazing day! Yesterday was the annual American Diabetes Association’s Step Out Walk at Kapiolani Park. Doctor is president of the ADA’s local community board. He helped welcome and thank participants. He also helped to cut the ribbon at the start of the walk. Pacific Retina Care SM takes part in the […]