2018 National Doctors Day

NKCF asked the KC community to tell us why their eye care provider is special. Here are the top doctors voted in this year.

♦ = indicates 2017 Top Doc


Dr. John Laurent, OD
UAB College of Optometry, Birmingham

Dr. John Parker, MD
Parker Cornea, Birmingham


Dr. Lindsey Clyde, OD
Valley EyeCare Center, Phoenix

Dr. Susan Reckell, OD
Riviera Opticare, Mesa

Dr. Todd Smith, OD
Westbrook Vision Center, Peoria


Dr. Michael Roberson, MD
Little Rock Eye Clinic, Little Rock


Dr. Paul Blaze, OD
Coast Optometry Huntington Beach

♦ Dr. Brian Boxer-Wachler, MD
Boxer Wachler Vision Insitute, Beverly Hills

Dr. Richard Boyle, OD

Dr. Andrew Chang, MD
Shultz Chang Vision, Northridge

♦ Dr. Brian Chou, OD
EyeLux Optometry, San Diego

Dr. Annie Hu, OD
Village Eyes Optometry, Los Angeles

Dr. Melody Kim, OD
Acuity Eye Group, San Gabriel

Dr. Moshe Mendelson, OD
Silicon Valley Eye Physicians, Sunnyvale

Dr. Yaron Rabinowitz, MD
Cornea Eye Institute, Beverly Hills

Dr. Mark Sherman, MD
Pacific Eye, San Luis Obispo

Dr. Tiffany Smart, OD
Morro Bay Optometry, Morro Bay

Dr. Bruce Stamper, OD
Stamper Optometry, San Francisco

Dr. Debra Tennen, MD
Davidorf Eye Group, West Hills

Dr. Raymond Umeda, OD
Eye Focus, Campbell

Dr. Barry Weinstein, MD
Kaiser Permanente, San Diego


Dr. Reed Bro, OD
Eye Care Center, Colorado Springs

♦ Dr. Rodney Fair, OD
Brighton Eye Associates Brighton


Dr. Bruce Anderson, OD
Anderson & Chhabra Eyecare, Tampa

Dr. Edward Boshnick, OD
Global Vision Rehabilitation, Miami

Dr. William Culbertson, MD
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami

Dr. Kendall Donaldson, MD
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami

Dr. Vito Guario, OD
All Eye Optical, Davie

Dr. Stuart Harrell, OD
Eye Specialists of Mid Florida, Lakeland

Dr. Jennifer Hill, OD
Precision Eye Care, Mt. Dora

Dr. Herbert Knauf, MD
Eye Site of Tampa Bay Clearwater

Dr. Elise Kramer, OD
Miami Contact Lens Institute, Miami

Dr. William Leffler, OD
Leffler EyeCare Palm, Beach Gardens

Dr. Lisa Kay Mao, MD
Aker Kasten Eye Center, Boca Raton

Dr. Alvaro Patino, OD
Florida Eye Clinic, Kissimmee

Dr. Leticia Sandoval, OD
Lake Nona Eye Care, Orlando


Dr. Amy Estes, MD
Augusta University, Augusta

Dr. W. Barry Lee, MD
Eye Consultants of Atlanta, Buckhead


Dr. Susan Senft, MD
Island Eye Care, Kailua-Kona

Dr. Geoffrey Davis, MD
Aiea Vision Clinic, Aiea


Dr. Robert Davis, OD
Davis EyeCare, Oak Lawn

Dr. Amber Dawson, OD
Focus Eye Care, Naperville

Dr. Marsha Malooley, OD
Chicago Cornea Consultants, Highland Park

Dr. Timothy McMahon, OD
University of Illinois, Chicago

Dr. Paula Mintchell, OD
Vision Art Eye Care, Naperville

Dr. Louise Sclafani, OD
SoLo Eye Care, Chicago


Dr. Laura Windsor, OD
Low Vision Centers, Fort Wayne


Dr. William Witt, MD
Witt Eye Centers, Manhattan


Dr. Brandon Hauck, OD
Medical Arts Eye Care, Fort Dodge


Dr. William Gordon, OD
Family Eye Care, Monroe


Dr. Bita Asghari, OD
BostonSight, Needham

Dr. Kathryn Hatch, MD
Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary, Waltham

♦ Dr. Renee Reis, OD
Eye Health Vision Centers, Dartmouth


Dr. Irwin Azman, OD
Global Complex Eye Care, Timmonium

Dr. Kraig Bower, MD
Wilmer Eye Institute, Lutherville

Dr. Joshua Gordon, OD
Barenburg Eye Associates, Baltimore

Dr. Melinda Weinstein OD
Weinstein Eye Associates, Waldorf


Dr. Thomas Byrd, MD
Byrd Eye Clinic, Lincoln Park

Dr. Steven Dunn, MD
Michigan Cornea Consultants, Southfield

Dr. Susan Hahn, OD
Beaumont Eye Institute, Royal Oak

Dr. Stephen Higgins, MD
Kalamazoo Ophthalmology, Portage

Dr. Lenny Silverman, OD
Okemos Optometry, Okemos


Dr. Keith Baratz, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester

Dr. Jacob Lang, OD
Associated Eye Care, St. Paul

Dr. Muriel Schornack, OD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester


Dr. Robert Goerss, OD
Iverson-Tomasino-Goerss Eyecare, O’Fallon

Dr. Jacob Thomas, MD
Mattax Neu Prater Eye Center, Springfield


Dr. Mark Lee, OD
Vision Source – West Sahara, Las Vegas

New Jersey

Dr. William Constad, MD
Hudson Eye Physicians, Jersey City

Dr. J. Scot Ellis, OD
Ellis Family Eyecare, Little Egg Harbor

Dr. John Gelles, OD
Cornea & Laser Eye Institute, Teaneck

♦ Dr. Peter Hersh, MD
Cornea & Laser Eye Institute, Teaneck

Dr. Revathi Naadimuthu, MD
Freehold Ophthalmology, Freehold

New York

Dr. Suzanne Bellante, OD
Union Square Eye Care, New York

♦ Dr. Eric Donnenfeld, MD
Ophthalmic Consultants of LI, Garden City

Dr. Maayan Keshet, MD
City Eye MD, New York

Dr. Caryn Nearnberg, OD
Farkas, Kassalow, Resnick, New York

Dr. Anne Steiner, MD
Northwell Health, Great Neck

Dr. Leejee Suh, MD
Harkness Eye Institute, New York

Dr. Reem Wlaschin, OD
Clifton Park Eye Care, Clifton Park

North Carolina

Dr. Thomas Devetski, OD
Duke Eye Center, Durham

Dr. Lisa Fox, OD
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat, Charlotte

Dr. William Hammonds, MD
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat, Charlotte

Dr. Joey Harris, OD
Carolina Eye Associates, Southern Pines

Dr. Van Teague, OD
Eye Care Center Winston, Salem

North Dakota

Dr. Thomas Dunham, OD
North Dakota Eye Clinic, Grand Forks


Dr. Patrick Dollenmayer, OD
Columbus Eyecare Associates, Columbus

Dr. Jeffrey Goshe, MD
Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland

Dr. Steven Hansen, OD
The Eye Clinic, Canton

Dr. Rebecca Kuennen, MD
OSU-Eye & Ear Institute, Columbus

Dr. Allen Roth, MD
Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland


Dr. Bill Borok, OD
Kaiser Permanente, Portland

Dr. Mark Terry, MD
NW Cornea Institute, Portland


Dr. Leslie Brodsky, OD
Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, Wyomissing

Dr. Chris Cakanac, OD
Your Family Eye Doctors, Pittsburgh

Dr. Sarah Derr, OD
Village Optical, King of Prussia

Dr. Ryan Edmonds, OD
Edmonds Eye Associates, Drexel Hill

Dr. Julie Hauser, OD
Hauser Vision Care, Erie

Dr. Kristina Pusz, OD
Pusz & Siegel Associates, Pittsburgh

♦ Dr. Joseph Shovlin, OD
Northeastern Eye Insitute, Scranton

Puerto Rico

Dr. Carlos Rivera Alonso, OD

South Carolina

Dr. Judith Hendrickson, OD
Family Eyecare Center, Beech Island

Dr. Craig O’Dell, OD
Southern Eye Associates, Greenville


Dr. Timothy Spicer, OD
EnVision Family EyeCare, Maryville

Dr. Ming Wang, MD
Wang Vision Institute, Nashville


Dr. Randy Charrier, OD
Family Vision Solutions, Houston

Dr. Mario DiPascuale, MD
Lasik, Cornea & Cataract Specialty Ctr., El Paso

Dr. Thomas Henderson, MD
Eye Clinic of Austin, Austin

Dr. Tyrone McCall, MD
Cornea Associates of Texas, Fort Worth

Dr. Montgomery Vickers, OD
Allen Eye Associates, Allen


Dr. Lindsay Dieffenbaugher, OD
Pacific EyeCare, Poulsbo


Dr. Dave Ziegler, OD
Ziegler & Leffingwell Eyecare, Milwaukee