Dr. Park, who grew up in Waldorf, MD, graduated from Duke University with a B.S. in Psychology. She received her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. After her internship in Chicago, Dr. Park returned to the east coast to complete her ophthalmology residency at the University of Virginia, serving as chief resident in her last year. Dr. Park practiced in New Jersey for two years and served as a board member of the New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology before returning to Maryland. She is board certified and also speaks Korean.