alarm-ringing ambulance angle2 archive arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up at-sign baby baby2 bag binoculars book-open book2 bookmark2 bubble calendar-check calendar-empty camera2 cart chart-growth check chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up circle-minus circle city clapboard-play clipboard-empty clipboard-text clock clock2 cloud-download cloud-windy cloud clubs cog cross crown cube youtube diamond4 diamonds drop-crossed drop2 earth ellipsis envelope-open envelope exclamation eye-dropper eye facebook file-empty fire flag2 flare foursquare gift glasses google graph hammer-wrench heart-pulse heart home instagram joystick lamp layers lifebuoy link linkedin list lock magic-wand map-marker map medal-empty menu microscope minus moon mustache-glasses paper-plane paperclip papers pen pencil pie-chart pinterest plus-circle plus power pushpin question rain reading receipt recycle reminder sad shield-check smartphone smile soccer spades speed-medium spotlights star-empty star-half star store sun-glasses sun tag telephone thumbs-down thumbs-up tree tumblr twitter user users wheelchair write yelp youtube

Our Team

Meet the experienced and friendly staff who make Family Vision Care a proud provider of vision care products and services in San Diego.

We are committed to educating our patients and providing personalized eye care services to the people of San Diego. At Family Vision Care you will find eye care professionals who genuinely care about your health and are dedicated to providing exceptional personal service to everyone who walks through our door.


Lori – Office Manager

Lori started working here in 1994 as a dispensing optician. Since then she has become the office manager, HIPAA compliance officer, and insurance billing expert. Her time after work is spent studying dance and spending time with her husband, daughter, her cat, Pixel, and her German Shepherd, Tess.


Liz – Front Desk

Originally from Scotland, Liz is a transplant from Columbus, OH, where she was a front desk expert in the optometry industry for 10 years. On her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her granddaughter and her little dog, Leia.


Tori – Optometric Technician

Tori begins your examination and performs all of the vision diagnostic tests required before you see the doctor. She is a UC Santa Barbara graduate and Clairemont native. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and searching for the perfect carnitas taco.


Abraham – Lab Manager & Optician

Abraham brings a multitude of skills in his 23 years as an optician. Abraham has the ability to know what frame fits your needs and does it with a big smile on his face. His knowledge on eyeglass lenses, contact lenses and lab skills brings a wonderful depth to our staff. In his spare time he enjoys mountain biking and spending time with his family.


Rina – Dispensing Optician

Rina is one of our dispensing opticians and brings with her over 14 years of experience. She manages our frame inventory and can easily pick out the ideal frame for our patients. She is a die hard Lakers and Chargers fan. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new foods and restaurants.


Javier – ABO Certified Optician

Javier is an American Board of Opticianry(ABO) certified optician and possesses over 19 years of experience in the optical field. He assists in laboratory production and with frame selections. On his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and watching his son play baseball.


Sarah – ABO Certified Optician

Sarah is an American Board of Opticianry(ABO) certified optician and has been in the optical field for over eight years. She is our care coordinator for refractive surgeries and is our social media manager. As a transplant from Texas, she enjoys exploring Pacific Beach and all the landmarks of San Diego.


Dory – Vision Therapist

Dory coordinates the vision therapy program and assists the doctors with administering visual perceptual testing and vision training. She has the balance of knowing what the patient needs and how to best implement the appropriate therapy. Dory has completed a very intensive program of vision therapy training.


Mary – Vision Therapist

Mary started working as a vision therapist for Family Vision Care in 2004. She loves working with children and their families through the vision therapy program! Mary has a B.S. in Psychology and experience working with children of all ages. Outside of the office, Mary stays busy as a mother of two girls, ages 5 and 1.


Christina – Vision Therapist

Christina is the newest addition to our vision therapy program. A San Diego native, she moved to the Clairemont area 12 years ago, and is excited to empower patients in reaching their fullest potential. She believes that with understanding, grit of character and a positive mindset, anything can be accomplished.
Christina enjoys spending her free time with her
husband and two sons.


Charles – Chief Operating Officer

Charles is our Chief Operations Officer and ensures that our office is working at peak efficiency. He specializes in IT and electronic medical records maintenance. In his time away from the office, he enjoys hiking and bodyboarding.


Student Interns

Student Interns from UCSD volunteer in our office to help them decide if optometry is the right profession for them. The interns help the office staff in a variety of ways and often sit in with the doctors during eye examinations and vision therapy sessions.

Schedule an appointment with an experienced eye care provider at our San Diego optometrist office and give your vision the level of care and attention it deserves.


Family Vision Care are members of Vision Source, a network of eye care professionals dedicated to being more focused, innovative, caring, and trusted. It is our goal to provide the gold standard in eye care for our patients. We are a supporter of San Diego Vision Source.