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The Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.

Our receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs. We will help you understand your insurance coverage and if financial arrangements are necessary, we will be glad to help you develop a plan to make your vision care treatment possible.

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Debbie Kraus, Administrative Assistant

Debbie not only manages the appointments/schedule of our practice, but also coordinates our customer service department. She is extremely knowledgable, not only with office procedures and policies, but also with eye health problems. Her well-rounded experience in the optometric environment is valuable in assisting you with phone inquiries. Thanks to...
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Ron Kraus, Lab Manager

Ron is the lab manager of our on-site facility and is responsible for the fabrication,finishing and final dispensing of your eyewear. Our optical laboratory has the latest in equipment to not only fabricate your glasses, but to maintain and repair them should they become broken or damaged. We are able...
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Susan Hopper, Styling Expert

Susan has an exceptional talent for choosing eyewear that flatters, fits, and is functional. She is certified by “Envision Yourself” , a program that emphasizes face shape, skin tone and color, and lifestyle. She will help to make your selection experience not only enjoyable but fun! Her consulting services are...
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Celeste Hughes, Optometric Assistant & Stylist

Celeste has over twenty years experience in the Optometric field. She is experienced in the key areas of our profession. She runs the special procedures, and assists the doctors in the back office. She’s our “fashion guru” and delights in helping our patients find the perfect frame style to match...
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Sharon Pembroke

Sharon is our lead tech. She records intake information pertaining to the patient’s medical history and current illness and/or vision problems. She assists the doctors in the exam room and performs special testing as ordered by the doctors. She has a gift for putting people at ease as she explains...
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Mallory Branco, Medical Insurance Specialist

Mallory came to Island Eyecare in February of 2014 with over ten years of experience in the field of optometry. She began as the scheduling coordinator, but soon became proficient in several other areas. From scheduling appointments and chart preparation, to checking patients in and out, Mallory is an asset...
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Terry Fancher, Front Desk

Terry is the newest member of the Island Eyecare family.  She will greet you with a smile and answer questions about check in, check out, paperwork, etc.  She is also available to schedule appointments and follow up visits if needed.  When you call our office, chances are, the smiling voice...

Marcie Vitzoski

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