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Our Staff

A friendly staff to meet your every vision health need at your eye exam. They are an integral part of our total eye care and eye test team at ParkRidge Vision – focused on serving you.

Our eyecare team will also work with your ophthalmologist and primary care doctor to ensure you are getting the best possible care for your health and vision. Please call to schedule your appointment today.

After your comprehensive eye test, our experienced optician, will help you select the perfect pair of glasses from our extensive collection of eyewear.

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Optometric Technician

Austin joined our team as an Optometric Technician in early 2021. He loves learning and applying knowledge to better patients understanding of eye health.

Austin is a Certified Paraoptometric and works to ensure the best care possible for the patients he works up.

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Optician, ABO

Our optician, Marco, brings a vast background in the optical world to us. Marco has been with our practice for several years and keeps updated on all the latest lens technology to best serve your individual needs. He works hard to make sure we have the newest frames available, to keep you on the cutting edge of fashion and he looks forward to helping you with all your eyeware needs.

Marco is a certified Optician with the American Board of Opticianry. He has advanced training and education to promote the best vision possible for our patients.

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Practice Manager

Tameka first joined Parkridge Vision Specialists in 2014 as a patient specialist, and soon became the front desk lead. With over 15 years of customer service and over five years of management experience in a corporate setting, she is always ready and willing to assist with patient needs.  After a short career departure, she returned to our practice in 2019.  While working on her bachelors in Human Services and adolescent psychology, Tameka recently got promoted to practice manager in 2021! She enjoys being a part of our eye care family, and looks forward to seeing all of our long time patients she has grown to love over the years.  

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Optometric Technician, CPO

Tyler joined our practice, as our Optometric Technician, in March of 2013. His duties include pre-testing, contact lens training, special testing, assisting our doctors and helping patients with all aspects of glasses.  He is cross-trained in many aspects of the optometric field and is always excited to learn and help our patients!

Tyler is also a Certified Paraoptometric. This training shows dedication and advanced knowledge in the field of Optometry.