Practicing at Southwest Orlando Eye Care, Dr. Benjamin Konynenbelt serves the community of Orlando, FL. He is a concerned optometrist, who attended Indiana University, where he received his doctorate in optometry.
Dr. Konynenbelt chose to do a residency in pediatrics and vision therapy at the Southern College of Optometry. Patients see him for a host of reasons, including allergic eye problems, diabetic retinopathy, eye trauma/removal of foreign bodies/corneal abrasion, macular degeneration, and styes/hordeolum.
Dr. Konynenbelt takes a genuine interest in updating himself on various new advancements in his field so that his patients get the best and the most advanced treatment possible. He believes that knowledge empowers patients to make better decisions regarding their own care.
Dr. Jenifer Nguyen grew up in Sugar Land, TX and earned her Doctorate in Optometry from the University of Houston. She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor on the faculty at the University of Houston, College of Optometry Eye Institute and mentors student externs in their final year of an eight year Optometric education.
Dr. Nguyen is a member of the optometric honor society Beta Sigma Kappa, the American Optometric Association, and the Texas Optometric Association. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
Dr. Nguyen is trained in the care of the pre-operative and post-operative management of cataract and refractive surgery patients and performs minor in-office eye surgery. She has received extensive training in the detection, management, and prescribing medications in the treatment of ocular diseases. In addition to providing eye care to adults, her special interests are children’s vision and hard to fit contact lens patients.
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Elizabeth Suh, OD, is an expert optometrist at Optic Gallery Fort Apache in Las Vegas. Dr. Suh is known for her kindness and compassion and takes her time with patients, educating them about their vision and eye care needs.
After completing her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology at the University of California in Irvine, Dr. Suh went on to earn her Doctor of Optometry at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Dr. Suh completed her clinical training where she focused on ocular disease, specialty contact lenses, geriatrics, and neuro-optometric care. Dedicated to her profession, Dr. Suh was actively involved in leadership, as she served as President of her class, community services, and conducted clinical research while earning her doctorate.
Dr. Suh is a member of many professional organizations, including the American Optometric Association and the Nevada Optometric Association. She participated with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH) on several mission trips to provide free eye care and eyewear to underprivileged communities including Mexico, Peru, and El Salvador. She has received numerous leadership and service awards and honors during her professional career and regularly participates in community service to provide vision screenings to those in need. Dr. Suh practices full-scope eye care including ocular disease, specialty contact lenses, dry eyes, diabetic eye care, pediatric, emergency eye care, and co-management of LASIK and cataracts. Dr. Suh is Board Certified in the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease.
To better meet the needs of her diverse community, Dr. Suh is fluent in English and Korean, and can conduct examinations in Spanish as well.
Dr. Jose Flores is a board certified ophthalmologist that specializes in Uveitis (inflammatory conditions of the eye) and anterior segment surgery. Dr. Flores has over 20 years of experience, beginning his career by completing his medical education at the University of Puerto Rico. He completed a fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the Chicago Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Flores is a published author and holds membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Florida Society of Ophthalmology, Pan American Association of Ophthalmology, and American Uveitis Society. In his free time he enjoys traveling and spending time with his two sons.
Dr. Anderson’s interest in eye care started from a young age, as he watched his brother have multiple treatments for amblyopia and strabismus (an eye turn). Watching his family work through and succeed with these visual problems has given him an inside view into the struggles individuals and families face in eye care. Dr. Anderson credits this background with helping him understand and empathize with his patients’ spoken and unspoken concerns. He ensures potentially confusing medical jargon is understood well enough to be remembered and applied after patients leave the office.
Dr. Anderson also devotes part of his clinical time to patients at Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center. There he works as an attending physician overseeing patient care and clinical instruction of optometry interns from Pacific University. Working in a university setting provides opportunities for great dialogue with some of the area’s best researchers and educators. Spectacle greatly benefits from this by always being at the forefront of eye care.
Away from the office, Dr. Anderson and his wife enjoy the challenge of keeping up with their five busy children. This includes simulating NBA games on mini-hoops, yelling “gooooooaaaal” on the soccer field, and having jump wars on the trampoline. He and his wife are novice cyclists and love looking for the best pizza in town. Have a favorite? Send him a tweet with your top spot.
Dr. Kaplan is a 1978 graduate of the New England College of Optometry. He has received extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of vision-related learning disabilities. He is skilled in contact lens design and “vision therapy”, an approved treatment program for binocular vision and visual-perception problems.
Dr. Kaplan is active in the community, providing vision education for teachers and parents, while offering “vision screenings” for local schools and summer camps. Dr. Kaplan works closely with health care professionals and learning specialists who are dedicated to helping children with learning disabilities. He is an associate of the Optometric Extension Program (O.E.P.) and College of Optometrists in Vision Development (C.O.V.D.). Both are national organizations which provide continuing education for developmental optometrists.
Dr. Merry Gindorf graduated from Indiana University with bachelors in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics . She then went on to a Masters in Visual Sciences from Illinois College of Optometry and completed her Doctorate in Optometry, graduating with honors. Dr. Gindorf was recognized for her exceptional research and clinical work at the College and was given the Faculty Memorial Award to honor an outstanding student clinician and researcher. After a residency at the University of Houston, Dr. Gindorf started her practice in Cicero, IL. Dr. Gindorf operates one of the last full service Optical laboratories in Chicagoland. Dr. Gindorf has held board positions in her community with the La Grange AYSO, PTA Board and District 101 Foresight Committee. She resides in Western Springs and has two children.
For over 20 years, Dr. Allan Smith has been providing outstanding skill, quality eye care, integrity and compassion to the Naperville and surrounding communities.
Dr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Marquette University in 1983. He then attended the Illinois College of Optometry where he received a Bachelor of Science in Visual Science in 1986, and his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1987. Dr. Smith has been practicing in Naperville since 1989, when he joined a multidisciplinary Ophthalmology practice, where he practiced optometry with a concentration in contact lenses and ocular disease until May of 2009. After resigning from this position, Dr. Smith opened English Rows Eye Care in the fall of 2009.
Dr. Smith specializes in difficult to fit contact lenses, including multifocal and keratoconus lenses, and post-surgical conditions such as LASIK, corneal transplants, as well as corneal injury cases. Dr. Smith also works closely with pre- and post-operative refractive and cataract patients, as well as treating ocular disease and glaucoma. He is an active member of both the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association and is a member of Vision Source, North America’s Premier Network of Private Practice Optometrists.
Dr. Smith lives in Naperville and has three daughters, and a small white Maltese. He is an avid golfer and is addicted to fantasy sports.
Dr. Joe Bunch, OD
CALL FOR APPOINTMENT, 3200 14th St Suite 400
Bunch Family Eye Care works hard to provide the best possible eye care available today. Time is taken with each patient to acheived their best vision. Through eye examination and screenings are done to detect and prevent eye disease.
Dr. Helen Tzanetakos wants the world to see you as clearly as you'll see the world. Her best tip for your eyes? Computers cause most contact lens wearers dryness and discomfort. Get your eyes checked every year to make sure you have the best contacts or glasses for the job.
Dr. Helen has been at Vision Boutique since the spring of 2009. She is a specialist in the management of ocular disease and hard-to-fit contact lenses, and continues to be praised by patients and peers alike for her caring demeanor and compassion.
Dr. Helen is a lifelong Chicago area resident and graduate of Loyola University of Chicago. There she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and minor degrees in Biology and Chemistry. She went on to attain her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry after diverse training at externships across the country and abroad. At the prestigious Gordon/Binder Vision Institute in San Diego, CA, Dr. Helen was involved in the co-management of LASIK and PRK patients as well as advanced contact lens fitting. She also participated in a working exchange program to practice primary care optometry at the Victorian College of Optometry in Melbourne, Australia.
From advanced surgical management to complete primary vision correction, Dr. Helen has provided eye care in a variety of settings. Her ability to utilize all facets of her expertise remains to be the reason patients seek out her care for themselves and their family. It's her ability to connect with patients and to form lasting relationships that she finds most rewarding as a Doctor of Optometry. Dr. Helen welcomes all new and returning patients to Vision Boutique and cherishes caring for their vision now and in the future.
Dr. Allen J. Chin (“Dr. Allen”) is a certified therapeutic optometric glaucoma specialist. After graduating from Strake Jesuit College Preparatory, he received a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Texas at Austin in 1999, and then graduated Summa Cum Laude with his Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida in 2003.
Dr. Allen's training has had an ample focus on the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases. His rotations brought him to some of the top ocular disease treatment and surgical centers in the United States. Dr. Allen studied at Bascom Palmer Eye Hospital in Miami, Florida, and was commended as completing training 'with honors' from the Veterans Adminstration Hospital in Gainesville, Florida and Omni Eye Services in Atlanta, Georgia. During his optometric training, he was also able to maintain membership in Beta Sigma Kappa, the International Optometric Honor Society, for his entire four years in Optometry school.
After he finished his training, he returned to Houston to join Dr. Chin, his father, in the family business. In addition to the practice of specialty contact lenses, he also sees patients for the treatment of glaucoma, eye disease, and pre and post-op LASIK surgical care. When not at Lifetime Eyecare, Dr. Allen practices with his wife, Dr. Emily Wang in Katy and Pearland. Dr. Allen's goal is to not just provide the best eyecare anyone could expect, but to make a commitment to improving every aspect of his patients' health.
Faculty Positions: Dr. Allen serves as an Adjunct Clinical Faculty member of The New England College of Optometry.
Dr. Stephanie Lozano is a licensed therapeutic optometrist providing comprehensive eye care at Diagnostic Eye Center in Houston, Texas.
Dr. Lozano attended Texas A&M University, where she was a four-year Terry Foundation Scholar and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences. She completed her post-graduate education at the University of Houston College of Optometry and graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Doctorate of Optometry. She specialized in the treatment of dry eye disease during her clinical rotations. Externship clinical training was held at the Wellington Eye Clinic in Dublin, Ireland, including experience in co-management of laser refractive surgery and cataract surgery.
Dr. Lozano performs comprehensive eye exams, including fittings for glasses and contacts, as well as consultations for refractive surgery and cataract surgery. She enjoys treating dry eye, glaucoma, and eye infections. Dr. Lozano focuses on patient education and ensuring that patients understand the importance of eye health.
Dr. Hindola Konrad is a Board-Certified Ophthalmic surgeon and a Fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. She received her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. She completed Residency in Ophthalmology at Harkness Eye Institute, Columbia University, and pursued a Fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the world-renowned Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
Dr. Konrad is a Clinical Instructor in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery at Columbia University and an Attending Physician at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She has a private practice in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery in New York and Connecticut.
She is an active lecturer on Cosmetic and Reconstructive topics: recent engagements include the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and in the Head and Neck Department of the Sloan-Kettering Hospital.
Dr. Dzenana Idrizovic, OD also known as Dr. I is our practice Director. She specializes in Optometry and is licensed to practice in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Dr. I has over 10 years of medical and optical experience at hospitals and optical facilities serving a large variety of patients and medical cases. Dr. I’s experience include specific focus on comprehensive eye exams for kids and adults, regular and specialty contact lenses, dry eye treatment, red/pink eye management, computer syndrome and glaucoma screenings, among other eye care services. She has extensive experience in specialty contact fittings including keratoconic, irregular corneas, and post refractive surgery cases. Dr. I is a clinical instructor for Optometry students at New England School of Optometry.Dr Idrizovic tab 1
Dr. I operates with simple goal in mind; to provide patients with the quality, dedicated care they deserve. She operates All Eye Care Doctors with a hands-on approach to insure the practice’s core values are met with every patient interaction. She strives to bring her medical and optical experience to work for the best care of her patients at All Eye Care Doctors.
Come visit Dr. I and the team at All Eye Care Doctors to have all of your ocular health care needs addressed. Your vision is important, so let us treat your eyes with the care they deserve!
Dr. Ruby Sanchez has been working at Mission Optometry since 2007. Prior to Mission Optometry Dr. Sanchez has been working in the San Francisco and Bay Area. Dr. Sanchez is a native of Northern California
Dr. Ruby Sanchez grew up in Santa Cruz County where at a young age she developed her interest in medical care. Upon graduating high school, she was enrolled to the University of Berkley where she received a Bachelor's degree for Integrative Biology. Afterward, she attended Nova Southeastern University for Optometry School. There she gained an abundance of clinical experience in her rotations where she focused on ocular diseases, glaucoma, and pediatric eye health care. Upon graduating, she practiced for some time in the Santa Cruz County but then decided to move to the Bay Area where she has been practicing at this office since 2007.
Today she takes pride in providing excellent care to her patients and always gives her undivided attention to their needs. She takes the time to educate each of her patients about their eye health and performs specialized exams for detection of ocular diseases.
Dr. Anthony Kouchak, OD
5776 Dow Ave, Alexandria
Dr. Kouchak received his undergraduate degree in Biology from George Mason University. He pursued his doctor of Optometry degree at Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He then obtained his Doctorate degree in Optometry in 1996.
Dr.Kouchak has been practicing optometry in Virginia for over 20 years and has been providing superior eye care in the Falls Church area since 2002. He practices primary care Optometry. He is also a highly trained Optometrist with extensive experience in hard to fit contacts (Astigmatic contacts) and co-management of refractive surgery (LASIK).
He is dedicated to providing the highest level of care to his patients.Dr. Kouchak is
Dr. Kouchak is a big advocate of education and stays up to date by attending the most relevant continuing education courses offered.
Suny Optometry O.D. degree 2001
Brooklyn college B.A. degree in psychology
East New York Medical Center 9/00-12/00
Brooklyn VA Hospital 1/01/4/01
Harry Wachs vision development practice, Washington DC 5/01-6/01
Doctor Lisitsyn practices primary eye care.His offices are equipped with state of the art opthalmic instruments for treatment and diagnosis of wide range of ocular conditions.
He specializes in soft and hard contact lenses fitting, including keratoconic fits.
Doctor Lisitsyn also proficient in pediatric eye care, vision therapy evaluations and treatments of amblyopia as well as other vision dysfunctions.
Our practices goal is to provide professional, yet personal care and to attend to every need of every patient we see.
Dr. Faustino Santiago received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Chicago, where he also contributed to research efforts in the departments of Microbiology and Radiology. He received his doctoral training from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts, and completed a residency in Primary Care & Ocular Disease at the Illinois College of Optometry.
Dr. Santiago has given lectures approved by the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education on topics ranging from glaucoma to ocular manifestations of syphilis, and his clinical interests include the practice of full-scope medical optometry to diagnose and manage all manner of ocular diseases, as well as working to educate young doctors in training.
We treat every patient as if we were taking care of a member of our own family. That starts with an exam with no waiting. The office is conveniently located inside of the John Hancock Center on North Michigan Avenue. There is always a fresh cup of coffee, a hot cup of tea or a soda and snacks. Doctor Golden gives his full attention to each patient ensuring that he has answered every person’s questions and they receive a complete explanation of the problem and the best treatment. Whether it be an appointment for glasses and contacts or desire to receive Botox and fillers, his nearly 30 years of experience gives him a chair side manner which usually receives 5 stars. Same day appointments are available for emergencies.
With a love for the visual arts and a compassionate heart for people, Dr. Jessica Tran pursued a profession that helps restore and preserve sight.
Dr. Tran earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in 2007. During her time in Chicago, she trained alongside ophthalmologists who specialized in glaucoma, cornea, and oculoplastic surgery. Dr. Tran has experience with specialty contact lenses fittings (such as astigmatism, kerataconus and corneal transplants) and multi-focal contact lens fittings. She provides nonsurgical, diagnostic and therapeutic care of the eye including medical eye examinations, refractive surgery consultations, pre and post-operative care, treatment of minor eye injuries and infections, and manages ocular diseases such as dry eye syndrome, glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy.
Dr. Tran volunteers in her local community and abroad-- providing eye care to impoverished areas and to those in need.
Dr. Robert Birenbaum and his staff at Spectacles Fine Eyewear look forward to serving you and your family by providing the highest level of optometric eye care. Our goal is to provide modern and comprehensive optometric vision care and eye exams while offering a wide selection of designer eyewear, sunwear, and contact lenses. Dr. Birenbaum has dedicated his professional career to advancing the well being and comfort of all of our patients most professionally and comprehensively. We recognize that our patients are unique individuals, and we custom tailor each eye exam to evaluate your specific vision needs by using state of the art, advanced optometric technology to ensure that the health of your eyes and vision are maintained. Dr. Birenbaum and his staff will work with you to make sure your prescribed eyewear and contact lenses will meet all of your needs. We offer a complete range of optometric services, including comprehensive eye examinations to check the health of your eyes, your eyewear and contact lens prescriptions, prescription sun wear, red-eye and pink eye evaluations and treatment, minor foreign body removal from the eye, dry eye evaluations and treatment, as well as pre and post cataract and LASIK surgical care. Over the past four decades in private practice, Dr. Robert Birenbaum has distinguished himself as a Therapeutic Optometrist with an enviable reputation for excellence. His practice in Plano is renowned for its unmatched optical knowledge and outstanding customer service.
Clarity Eye Care is focused on your eye health and clarity of vision. Dr. Matthew Hendrickson's family has a long history of eye disease, which led him to pursue this career. Dr. Hendrickson takes the needed time to understand your vision needs and ensure a thorough evaluation of your eyes. He has years of experience working alongside a LASIK surgeon, which ingrained in him the importance of absolute accuracy of prescription and detailed eye health assessment. In addition to eyeglasses and contact lenses, Dr. Hendrickson offers services including an on-site eyeglass lab, specialty contact lenses, LASIK evaluations, dry eye treatments, glaucoma evaluations, diabetic exams, and emergency eye care. You will be thrilled with Dr. Hendrickson and staff's courtesy and attention to detail.
Jenna Titelbaum is an attentive and thorough optometrist providing excellent care to her patients in Boston, MA.
Dr. Titelbaum received her medical education at the New England College of Optometry. She is currently furthering her medical education within the New England College of Optometry by pursuing her residency in pediatric optometry as well. Dr. Titelbaum pertains to several professional memberships including the Massachusetts Society of Optometrists and the American Optometric Association.
“I am dedicated to listen to your concerns, address your needs, serve you with dignity & respect, & provide the highest level of professional vision care to you & your family. As your eye doctor, I take your vision seriously. I believe that it's your sight & your health, & it's my priority to offer you the best in vision care. I value & appreciate the privilege of caring for your eyes.”
Whether you are seeing the world for the first time, or have seen the world change over time, Dr. Joanna Slusky is your advocate to promote healthy vision. Graduating Magna Cum Laude from the Illinois College of Optometry, Dr. Slusky serves the community by providing comprehensive eye care. Her practice emphasizes children’s eye examinations, contact lens evaluations, computer vision syndrome, dry eye, & the treatment & management of ocular disease.
Sight is one of our most precious senses & it's important to her that you are seeing your best. Dr. Slusky is extremely excited to offer OPTOS retinal imaging - a 200 degree view of the back of your eye WITHOUT A DILATION! This can lead to early detection of glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration, & even cancer! NEW TECHNOLOGY includes the LIPIFLOW dry eye therapy, BEAUTYCOUNTER cosmetics, and an edger to cut your lenses in 1 day!
Her office accepts most vision & medical insurances & her team will be happy to verify your benefits in advance so that you do not have to interrupt your work day. If you have chosen not to carry vision coverage, or simply do not have insurance, the everyday competitive pricing will serve your budget.
"With dedication, dignity & knowledge, I look forward to serving you & your family’s vision care needs as your eye care specialist. You're more than a patient in our practice; you're part of our family.
Dr. Howard Reinglass provides the full spectrum of eye care services for Children and Adults. He is a highly skilled, board-certified Ophthalmologist with more than 40 years of successful eye care and optical surgery experience. Dr. Reinglass founded the Vision Correction Center at Lakeshore Physicians and Lakeshore Eye Physicians & Surgery Center.
Dr. Reinglass has extensive training and numerous advanced education courses and seminars in the treatment of diseases of the eye; his breadth of knowledge, skill and experience yield astonishing surgical results. Dr. Reinglass is trained, approved and certified in all phases of Photorefractive technology and is a mentor for physicians all over the country in the use of the Excimer Laser for vision correction.
Additionally Dr. Reinglass has more than 40 years experience in performing surgery for the treatment of Cataracts, Glaucoma, Optical Diabetes, Pterygium procedures and corneal transplantation; as well as expertise in the use of laser procedures for the treatment of additional ocular conditions.
Dr. Reinglass pioneered the use of the RK (Radial Keratectomy) to eliminate near sightedness. When the Excimer Laser received FDA approval in the United States, Dr. Reinglass was one of the first in the country to purchase an Excimer Laser and begin use of the laser for PRK (Photorefractive Keratectomy) treatment. Dr. Reinglass continually performs the advanced Lasik (Flap and Zap) procedure, which allows most people to see the next day without glasses or contacts.
Dr. Reinglass provides the best service in Pterygium and Pinguecula, also known as Carnosidad.
Dr. Jordan completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, San Diego, where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. He went on to pursue a career in optometry at the Southern California College of Optometry. While there, he completed externship programs at the Wellish Vision Institute, the Bethesda National Naval Medical Hospital, and the Veterans’ Hospital in Tucson, Arizona. He graduated in the top ten percent of his class at SCCO, earning Magna Cum Laude honors at graduation. Dr. Jordan completed residency training at the Southern Nevada Veterans Hospital in Las Vegas, specializing in ocular disease. During residency, he examined over 3,000 patients, including many with diseases affecting the eye such as dry eye, keratoconus, glaucoma, diabetes, and cataracts.
Dr. Jordan is certified in the treatment and management of ocular disease including red eyes, cataracts, dry eye syndrome, and glaucoma, among other eye conditions. His areas of interest include managing eye diseases such as dry eye and glaucoma, and hard to fit contact lens fittings for patients with conditions such as keratoconus, post radial keratotomy, etc. Dr. Jordan provides customized contact lens fittings for keratoconus including the latest in keratoconus lens designs.
PLEASE NOTE: A primary care referral is needed for patients with HMO plans. A referral from your primary care provider must be faxed to the office at least one day prior to your appointment date.
Dr. Tim McCarthy has been in practice for 8 years. He specializes in general ophthalmology, the treatment of medical and surgical diseases of the eye. He treats all eye disease including glaucoma, cataracts, medical retinal problems and emerging eye problems. He treats patients ranging in age from pediatric to the elderly. Dr. McCarthy sees pediatric patients only for certain conditions - please contact the office if you have any questions.
Dr. Tim McCarthy believes patient education is the key to a successful treatment plan. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, biking and listening to music.
Dr. Vu Nguyen is a board certified therapeutic optometrist and glaucoma specialist, clinically trained to diagnose and manage ocular infections and eye diseases. He specializes in hard-to-fit contact lenses, pediatrics, glaucoma, dry eyes, and cataract & LASIK co-management. Dr. Nguyen strives to bring the 17+ years experience from his current private practices in Pasadena/South Houston and Bellaire/Meyerland to the River Oaks area. Drs. Joe Nguyen, Yvonne Jenkins, and David Riojas also assist with patient care.
Dr. Nguyen is a '99 graduate of the University of Houston College of Optometry. While in optometry school, he was a math instructor in TEXOCOP, a summer program for college students pursuing a career in optometry. He also tutored fellow optometry students in the field of geometric and ophthalmic optics. He received the Varilux Student Award in Optics during his 4th year. He completed additional clinical training at The Eye Institute of San Antonio and William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, TX.
Dr. Nguyen earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University in 1995. He was member of the Dean's Honor Roll and Golden Key National Honor Society. During his senior year, he completed an Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Biochemistry at the Texas A&M School of Medicine.
Dr. Nguyen is a member of the Harris County Optometric Association, Texas Optometric Association, American Optometric Association, Pasadena & Deer Park Chambers of Commerce, and Texas A&M Association of Former Students Century Club. He is an annual supporter of The Research to Prevent Blindness Foundation, volunteer for the Special Olympics Vision Screening, and a current member of The Heritage Registry of Who's Who.
Dr. Nguyen was appointed Adjunct Clinical Professor at The University of Houston College of Optometry in 2003, and has continued to mentor the development of its students into optometrists. Outside the office, he enjoys and appreciates spending quality time with his wife Dr. Nicole Tran, an OB-GYN at The Woman's Hospital, and their 3 children. He also enjoys traveling, coaching softball, and running in his spare time.
Fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese, Dr. Cindy Serra caters to the community of Bronx, NY. She is excited to be a part of Bronx Eye Associates, where she treats a myriad of patient concerns, such as cataract, eye infections, double vision, and dry eyes. Eye care being very critical, she indulges in open conversation with her patients, making sure she caters to their individual needs.
Dr. Serra obtained her bachelor’s degree from Fairfield University, followed by a doctoral degree in optometry from the State University of New York. She takes a genuine interest in researching and educating herself on various new advancements in ophthalmology, so her patients get the best and the most advanced treatment possible.
As an optometrist, Dr. Serra believes that the eyes are the windows through which you can view the beauties of the world. She strives hard to educate her patients about eye care and encourages them to focus on improving their ocular health. She believes in keeping up with the fast-paced technology and making maximum use of advanced techniques to relieve eye issues.
Dr. Tanvi Mago is Director of Eye Society L.L.C. She attended the University of Houston for her undergraduate degree and earned her Doctorate of Optometry degree at The New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts.
Dr. Mago then completed a post-graduate residency program in primary eye care and ocular disease management at the New York Veterans Hospital, a State University of New York (SUNY) affiliate clinic. Upon completion of this program, Dr. Mago continued working in the Manhattan Veteran’s Administration Hospital with the New York University Ophthalmology program earning a fellowship.
A strong believer in contributing to her community, Dr. Mago currently works with several non-profit organizations including the Lions Club and is a board member of The Lighthouse and Prevent Blindness America. Professional associations include the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association and the American Academy of Optometry. Her work has been published in Optometry and Vision and Science Journal.
Dr. Mago currently resides in the Streeterville neighborhood with her family.
Fluent in English, Spanish, and Russian, Dr. Marina Shepelenko is committed to serving the needs of the public in and around Chicago, IL. She ensures better eye health and good vision for the community. She also focuses on a thorough and results-driven approach to eye care, utilizing state of the art technology to cater to the eye problems of her patients.
Dr. Shepelenko attended the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where she received her bachelor's degree. Post this, she completed her doctoral degree in optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry. She believes in keeping up with the fast-paced technology and making maximum use of advanced techniques to relieve eye issues.
A reliable optometrist, Dr. Shepelenko currently practices at Rosin Eyecare, where she educates her patients on eye care and encourages them to focus on improving their ocular health. Eye care being very critical, she indulges in open conversation with her patients, making sure she caters to their individual needs.
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This practice would prefer patients to provide current medical and vision ID numbers Thank You. Dr. Golie Roshandel Keovan received her Bachelor of Science degree from Loyola University Chicago with a major in Biology in 1997. From there she attended the Illinois College of Optometry where she received her doctorate of Optometry and became DPA and TPA certified in 2002. During school, Dr. Golie was elected to join the Gold Key International Honor Society and the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society. She also received an award of Clinical Excellence.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association, and Illnois Association of Prevention of Blindness. She speaks fluent Persian (Farsi) and Spanish. Patients know her as a friendly and caring doctor who listens thoroughly to their needs.
Dr. Simona Korik is an insightful, detail-oriented optometrist treating patients in New York City and the surrounding communities. Her goal as a practitioner is to take good care of her patients, providing them with the highest standard of care.
Born and raised in New York City, Dr. Korik attended the State University of New York in order to pursue her medical degree. She continued her medical education through internship programs at the Woodhull Medical Center and the Kings County Hospital Center. She has received training in general optometry, pediatric eye care, and ocular disease.
Patients visiting Dr. Korik can receive a full range of optometric services. She provides specialized services not available at other clinics, including specialty contact lens fittings for corneal disorders, dry eye care, pediatric services, and glaucoma management.
Dr. Nimisha A. Patel is American Board certified Ophthalmologist with subspecialty expertise in treatment and surgery of Glaucoma.
Dr. Patel received her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. She did her Internal Medicine residency at Stony Brook Medical Center in Long Island, New York and went on to complete an Ophthalmology residency at the NYU Medical Center. Dr. Patel further enhanced her training in Ophthalmology by subspecialty fellowship training in Glaucoma at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Patel is an Ophthalmic surgeon with special interest in management and surgical/laser treatments of glaucoma. Prior to opening her practice as Eye Health & Surgical Care, Dr. Patel has had more than 10 years of experience in General Ophthalmology and Glaucoma and has practiced in Ohio and Texas. The experience at these large volume practices has strengthened Dr. Patel‘s clinical and surgical skills with proficiency in latest diagnostic and surgical techniques.
Her efficient and pleasant interactions with the patients has gained words of appreciation from her patients like “meeting you Dr. Patel , was a pleasure, you took the time with me that I needed, to answer questions and give explanation”; Cincinnati, OH, 2000; “a true professional, very caring honest and dedicated” Houston, TX”, 2004. Dr. Patel is committed to providing compassionate care for prevention and treatment for general ocular diseases including, Cataracts, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy and Macular Degeneration.
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An optometrist, Dr. Charmi Solanki is committed to catering to the needs of the public in and around Chicago, IL, and ensuring better eye health and good vision for the community. Currently, she practices at iD. Her areas of interest are anterior segment conditions, multifocal contact lens fitting, and ocular diseases.
Dr. Solanki attended the University of Illinois, Chicago, where she received two bachelor's degrees, one in science, specializing in biology and another in arts, specializing in psychology. Post this, she completed a doctoral degree in optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry. She also holds extensive research experience in her field of specialty.
Fluent in English and Gujarati, Dr. Solanki is an active member of the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association, and the Illinois Optometric Association. She believes that the eyes are the windows through which you can view the beauties of the world. She strives hard to educate her patients about eye care and encourages them to focus on improving their ocular health. In addition to her clinical career, she likes photography, dancing, reading, organizing events, photoshop, and traveling.
A New York City, NY, optometrist can help you see clearly. If you have any concerns, it's time to make an appointment with Aliya Hot, OD.
Our team is experienced, and our doctor is board certified. Our qualifications and comfortable office should allow you to feel relaxed during your visits, whether you are here for a routine exam or treatment for an eye condition. We have been skillfully treating patients for years, often improving their vision and reducing discomfort at the same time. These advantages are available to you when you set up an appointment.
Our flexible schedule includes weekends and evening hours. We strive to complete most exams within an hour, and you can even set up a same-day appointment in many cases. Your vision is important to us, so we want to assist you as quickly as possible.
Welcome to the innovative office of SIGHT & STYLE, where eye-care technology and service meet your every eye-care need. Where our patients can See their BEST, Play their BEST and Be their BEST! For the past 20 years, Dr. Bevil has provided North Dallas with the finest eye-care services for both adults and children. Our patients are our number one priority, come visit us today! We can't wait to meet you.
Dr. Michael Georgescu is a therapeutics Optometrist, who has been looking after the community of Sunnyside, NY for more than 22 years. He brings extensive experience to his role at Georgescu Eyecare. Patients visit him for a host of reasons, including impaired vision,Diabaetic Eyecare,Glaucoma, conjunctivitis, allergic eye problems, keratoconus, and cornea problems.
Dr. Georgescu earned his doctorate in optometry from the State University of New York. He is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Romanian Medical Society of New York. He is also fluent in multiple languages, such as Romanian, Spanish, and English.
Dr. Georgescu is dedicated to assuring a positive patient experience, as well as working with his team to improve quality, safety, and service at his practice.
Dr. Cooke is a summa cum laude graduate of Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, and the University of Houston College of Optometry. He was awarded “Outstanding Student of the Year” in his third and fourth years of study at Houston.
Dr. Cooke grew up in East Texas, and moved to the Metroplex after completing his doctorate in 1994. From 1997 until 2004, he practiced in a primary care optometric clinic in Fort Worth. Dr. Cooke has extensive experience in diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of ocular diseases, as well as complicated contact lens fits and surgery co-management. He is licensed as both a therapeutic optometrist and an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist.
He is a former President of the Mansfield Noon Rotary Club (2009 – 2010), and enjoys reading, fishing, scuba diving, and volunteer work.
Dr. Cooke, his wife Ginger, and son Caleb live in Mansfield.
Dr. Schmitt started his medical career as a clinical laboratory scientist. This foundation of performing and interpreting complex medical testing helped form his unique approach to healthcare. It also helped him realize that he preferred the company of people over test tubes. Since entering the eye care field, Dr. Schmitt has acquired experience in a variety of clinical settings including a corneal transplant and cataract surgical center, a specialty contact lens practice, a pediatric eye care clinic, and multiple Lasik surgery centers.
As a way of giving back to the Portland community, Dr. Schmitt created the SHARE SITE initiative. SHARE SITE improves eyesight for Portlanders in need by providing them with free exams and glasses. He is also a strong advocate of pediatric vision exams along with proactive and natural approaches to eye health. Opting for modern technology in his practice has allowed for a more thorough and pain-free exam experience. Above all, Dr. Schmitt's passion is helping his patients and the NW community maintain healthy, clear vision by actively listening to and carefully educating those under his care. His warmth, friendliness, and genuine concern are evident from the moment he walks through the door.
At home, Dr. Schmitt is a loving husband and father of two. He will do whatever it takes to make his kids laugh. He also enjoys snow skiing, amateur movie production, playing with his dogs, and dining at one of Portland’s many incredible restaurants with his wife, Brooke.
Dr Samir Pattni, O.D is a graduate of the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois. His externship was completed at Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center. To further his specialization, in 1992 he began his practice at the El Paso Institute of Eye Surgery, where he gained extensive experience in treating Ocular Disease and management of care for post retinal surgical patients.
Dr. Pattni has been in private practice in Plano since 1996 specializing in Therapeutics, Contact Lenses, Low Vision and Refractive Surgery. He is an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist and prescribes medication for the treatment of Glaucoma as well as oral medication for the treatment of disease.
Dr.Pattni volunteers his time in support of the Lions Club and Essilor Vision Foundation, providing complimentary vision screening services at inner city schools in the Dallas Metroplex. In recent years he has volunteered with Medical Wings International participating in medical missions to India, Honduras and Peru. The mission trips were taken with a volunteer team of Primary Care physicians, Dentists and Optometrists who coordinate their services to provide free eye and medical care to some of the poorest communities in these countries.
Dr. Pattni is fluent in English, Spanish and Hindi.
When he's not busy bringing vision to the masses, Neil Boldus works on his golf game, where he gives his sight and handicap a workout. As a Doctor of Optometry, Neil has a knack for difficult contact lens fits, taking the time and care his patients need. His best tip for your eyes? Wear sunglasses. They protect your eyes and the face around them. They're not just for being cool.
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Dr Hung Le has been in private practice for over 10 years. In his career, he has helped thousands of patients to improve their vision. He specializes in state of the art cataract surgery, refractive surgery (LASIK & PRK), glaucoma, eyelid surgery, and medical retina. He also welcomes new patients for routine eye care and common eye conditions.
Dr. Sylvie El Hage, or Dr. Sylvie, joined Eye Care Associates in 2014. Dr. Sylvie holds a doctorate in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from University of Houston (Go Coogs!). She attended St. Agnes Academy for high school.
Dr. Sylvie is dedicated to providing her patients with the best eye care possible. She has received extensive clinical training in all areas of optometry, including primary care, pediatrics, ocular emergencies, red eyes, cataracts, glaucoma, diabetes, retinal disease, and specialty contact lens fitting. She completed her externships at some of the top ocular disease treatment and surgical centers including the Salisbury VA in North Carolina, and Clayton Eye Center in Georgia. In 2013, Dr. Sylvie went on a mission trip to Peru, providing quality optometric services to an underserved population in Cuzco. This trip was one of the most rewarding experiences Dr. Sylvie has had, and she intends to go on more mission trips in the future.
During her spare time, Dr. El Hage enjoys working out, traveling, volunteering, and exploring Houston’s diverse restaurant scene. Dr. El Hage speaks several languages, including French and Spanish and services patients of all ages.
Dr.Bob Consor board certified by the American Board of Optometry where he serves as thee Ambassador for the State of Texas. He is certified as an Optometric Glaucoma Specialist by the Texas Board of Optometry and the National Board of Examiners in Optometry. He is licensed in Texas and Florida in the detection and treatment of eye diseases and minor eye injuries. In addition he performs eye health examinations, enjoys hard to fit contact lens patients and his office has an eye gallery with the most modern eyeglass collections.
Dr. Consor graduated with honors, Summa Cum laude 1974 from the University of Houston, College of Optometry Eye Institute. He currently serves as an adjunct associate professor at the University of Houston College of Optometry, Eye Institute in Houston, Texas. He teaches student externs in his office in their final year of their optometric doctoral program.
He is a member of many societies and associations inclusive of the Texas Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, the National Eye Research Foundation (Contact lens Certified), the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists and certified to fit the Paragon CRT lenses for orthokeratology (contacts that correct vision while you sleep.
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Dr. Mike Demers is the co-owner of Superior EyeCare in the Lakeview Area. Dr. Mike was born and raised in Storm Lake, IA, where he attended Buena Vista University graduating Summa Cum Laude with a degree in biological sciences. Dr. Demers earned his Doctorate of Optometry degree as Valedictory graduate of the Illinois College of Optometry. During his time there, Mike was the recipient of a record number of awards recognizing his academic and clinical excellence and his commitment to community service.
Dr. Demers prides himself on providing quality and efficient eye care. Dr. Demers practices full-scope optometry with emphasis on contact lens services as well as treating and managing various external ocular disease/disorders.
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Dr. Tran’s goal is to give his patients the most complete care by practicing full scope Optometry with his Optometric Therapeutic license alongside his Optometric Glaucoma Specialist certification. Dr. Tran enjoys bringing relief to patients with advanced dry eyes and ocular allergies along with complicated contact lens fits of all sizes. Dr. Tran particularly loves to bring the convenience of contact lenses to patients that are now dependent on over the counter readers. He understands that all patients have a choice when it comes to eye care; therefore he does his absolute best when he is privileged with the opportunity to care for his community.
Dr. Ricketts attended The University of Wisconsin and pursued a major in chemistry. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree, he continued his education at the Illinois College of Optometry, earning a Doctorate of Optometry in 1990. He also attended Vandercook College of Music for a year. While attending the Illinois College of Optometry Dr. Ricketts completed many internships: Primary Care, Ocular Emergencies, Vision Therapy and Low Vision at the Illinois Eye Institute. He has State Board Certifications in Illinois and Ohio; and is Therapeutically Licensed by the National Board of Optometry for the treatment of Ocular Diseases.
While practicing Optometry in Chicago for over twenty years, Dr. Ricketts has had the privilege of helping many amazing people. Offering continual care and service to “old friends”, while meeting new people everyday is what makes his job so great. Dr. Ricketts has established Eye Mechanix to be integrated into the community by donating services and forging partnerships with many Chicago not-for-profit organizations.
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Dr. Garcia is a graduate of the Univeristy of Houston College of Optometry. Her specialty is family eye care as well as the diagnosis and treatment of eye conditions such as eye infections, eye injuries and glaucoma. Dr. Garcia enjoys running, cycling and reading. She is also fluent in spanish.