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Women ODs Shine in Newsweek’s Best Eye Doctors 2023

Newsweek has published its 2023 America’s Best Eye Doctors list, naming a total of 200 optometrists across the nation. Join us in celebrating the following 91 women who were honored; male honorees are listed below as well. Congratulations to all.

#2 Viola Kanevsky, OD, of New York, New York viola kanevsky
#5 Hardeep Kataria, OD, of Porter Ranch, California hardeep kataria
#7 Shannon L. Steinhauser, OD, of Phoenix, Arizona
#9 Talin Amadian, OD, of Encino, California
#10 Anne Mika Moy, OD, FAAO, of Berkeley, California
#14 Jamie Kuzniar, OD, FAAO, FSLS, of Rochester Hills, Michigan
#16 April L. Jasper, OD, of West Palm Beach, Florida
#17 Laurie Sorrenson, OD, FAAO, of Cedar Park, Texas
#25 Mina Sehizadeh, OD, of Boston, Massachusetts
#27 Jill C. Autry, OD, RPh, of Bellaire, Texas
#28 Marina Su, OD, FAAO, of Bronx, New York
#29 Hannah Yecheskel, OD, of Rockville, Maryland
From here on, names are listed in alphabetical order Bessie Abraham, OD, of New York, New York
Roxanne Achong-Coan, OD, FAAO, FIAMOC, FSLS, FBCLA, of Ocoee, Florida
Diane Adamczyk, OD, of New York, New York
Kathleen Adams, OD, of Baltimore, Maryland
Amanda Amberg, OD, of Davie, Florida
Marguerite Ellen Ball-Thomas, OD, FAAO, of Winter Park, Florida
Alison K. Bozung, OD, FAAO, of Miami, Florida
Ellen Butts, OD, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Judy Cao, OD, FAAO, FCOVD, of San Gabriel, California
Corinne N. Casey, OD, of Columbia, Maryland
Ariel Cerenzie, OD, FAAO, FSLS, of Charlotte, North Carolina
Christine Chen, OD, of New York, New York
Gloria Chow, OD, of San Jose, California
Katarzyna Ciesek, OD, of Lakewood, New Jersey
Katie Conolly, OD, of Bloomington, Illinois
Caitlyn P. Conoley, OD, of Franklin, Indiana
Joanna Cotter, OD, FAAO, of Miami, Florida
Jennifer Deakins, OD, FAAO, of Fort Worth, Texas
Taia Delano, OD, of Columbia, Missouri
Mary Demirjian, OD, of Encino, California
Natalie L. Eads, OD, of Atlanta, Georgia
Sara Edmons, OD, of Spokane, Washington
Emily K. Eisenhower, OD, of Newport, Tennessee
Jamie Falco, OD, of Green Brook, New Jersey
Sarah Flanagan, OD, of Roswell, Georgia
Jennifer Friehe, OD, of Mukwonago, Wisconsin
Peyton E. Glass, OD, of Beverley Hills, California
Anita Gulmiri, OD, FAAO, of Boston, Massachusetts
Stacy Hamlet, OD, of Thousand Oaks, California
Kelly N. Herron, OD, of Chattanooga, Tennessee
Teresa I. Hsu, OD, of Atlanta, Georgia
Monica Kalia, OD, of Evansville, Indiana
Rebecca Kammer, OD, PhD, of Far Hills, New Jersey
Gurpinderjeet Kaur, OD, FAAO, of Bonney Lake, Washington dr kaur
Paven Korotana, OD, of Atlanta, Georgia
Michelle Kwon, OD, of Hartford, Wisconsin
Renee K. Lane, OD, of De Soto, Missouri
Anna Lange, OD, FAAO, of New York, New York
Shauna Lushko, OD, of McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania
Stephanie Lyons, OD, of Chicago, Illinois
Alexis Malkin, OD, FAAO, of Boston, Massachusetts
Kelly A. Malloy, OD, FAAO, Dipl., of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sato Mananian, OD, MBS, FAAO, of Irvine, California
Danica Marrelli, OD, of Houston, Texas
Bhawanjot Minhas, OD, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Muckley, OD, FAAO, of Kent, Ohio

Haylie Mulliniks, OD, of Memphis, Tennessee

Julie Ngo, OD, of Plano, Texas
Angela Nguyen, OD, of Sacramento, California
Negin Nikahd, OD, of Oxnard, California
Angela Oberreiter, OD, of Bloomington, Illinois
Julie Phan, OD, of San Bernardino, California
Maria Pica, OD, of Saint Charles, Illinois
Nicole D. Pogue, OD, FAAO, of Roxbury, Massachusetts
Susan Resnick, OD, FAAO, of New York, New York susan resnick
Kristi Rhodes, OD, of Glendale and Scottsdale, Arizona
Arielle Roberts, OD, of New York, New York
Brenna Robertson, OD, of Auburn, Washington
Julie Rodman, OD, MS, FAAO, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Lynne Roy, OD, of Brookfield, Wisconsin
Judith Schaffer, OD, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Cheryl Schmitt, OD, of Tucson, Arizona
Louise A. Sclafani, OD, FAAO, of Chicago, Illinois
Jennifer Shaba, OD, of West Bloomfield, Michigan
Kelli Shaon, OD, of Columbia, Missouri
Pamela Shepard  Schagren, OD, of Acworth, Georgia
Chelsea Smolinski, OD, of Katy, Texas
Jenny M. Soo Hoo, OD, of Monterey Park, California
Lisa Steward, OD, of Linton, Indiana
Loretta Szczotka-Flynn, OD, PhD, of Cleveland, Ohio
Yin C. Tea, OD, FAAO, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Andrea P. Thau, OD, FAAO, FCOVD, FNAP, of New York, New York
Lori Vollmer, OD, MS, FAAO, of Venice and Sarasota, Florida
Marilyn Vricella, OD, of New York, New York
Kathryn Werner, OD, FAAO, of Chicago, Illinois
Debbie A. Zamora, OD, of Round Rock, Texas

 

 

Again, congratulations to all 200 ODs selected for this honor. You can read the full list here, or see the list of the other winners. 

Joseph W. Sowka, OD, FAAO, Diplomate, of Englewood, Florida

Alan Glazier, OD, of Rockville, Maryland

Paul Ajamian, OD, of Atlanta, Georgia

Marc R. Bloomenstein, OD, FAAO, of Scottsdale, Arizona

Richard Madonna, OD, MA, of New York, New York

Andrew Gurwood, OD, FAAO, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jerome Sherman, OD, FAAO, of New York, New York

Oliver K. Lou, OD, of Cedar Park, Texas

Kambiz Silani, OD, of Beverly Hills, California

Randall K. Thomas, OD, FAAO, of Concord, North Carolina

Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO, of Miami, Coral Gables and Key Largo, Florida

Aaron Newfeld, OD, of Los Altos, California

Carlo Pelino, OD, FAAO, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Reagan Ratcliff, OD, of Friendswood, Texas

Thanh Mai, OD, of Costa Mesa, California

David Geffen, OD, FAAO, of San Diego, California

N. Ron Melton, OD, of Charlotte, North Carolina

Phillip Brunson, OD, FAAO, of Houston, Texas

From here on, the listings are in alphabetical order.

Ryan Abilmouna, OD, of Humble, Texas

Matthew Alpert, OD, of Woodland Hills, California

Allen Austin, OD, of Orange, California

Thebe Bagwasi, OD, of Maplewood and O’Fallon, Missouri

William Z. Bartels, OD, of Springfield, Missouri

Justin Bazan, OD, of Brooklyn, New York

Peter Benvenuto, OD, of Memphis, Tennessee

Christopher Jean Borgman, OD, of Memphis, Tennessee

Edward Boshnick, OD, of Miami, Florida

Dale Buettner, OD, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Dat Bui, OD, of Cupertino, California

Greg Caldwell, OD, of Duncansville, Pennsylvania

Benjamin Casella, OD, of Augusta, Georgia

Peter Cass, OD, of Beaumont, Texas

Clark Chang, OD, MSA, MSC, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Randy Charrier, OD, of Spring, Texas

Jeremy Chartash, OD, of Atlanta, Georgia

Alexander S. Choy, OD, of Vancouver, Washington

Michael Cymbor, OD, FAAO, of State College, Pennsylvania

Joe DeLoach, OD, FAAO, of Plano, Texas

Brian Den Beste, OD, FAAO, of Orlando, Florida

Michael Dorkowski, OD, of Memphis, Tennessee

Mitchell Dul, OD, of New York, New York

Robert Dunphy, OD, of Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

Jerry Ellington, OD, of Henderson, North Carolina

Daniel Epshtein, OD, FAAO, of New York, New York

David Evans, OD, of Memphis, Tennessee

James L. Fanelli, OD, FAAO, of Wilmington, North Carolina

Steven G. Ferrucci, OD, of Selpuveda, California

Murray Fingeret, OD, FAAO, of New York, New York

Gustavo Garmizo, OD, FAAO, of Tamarac and Del Rey Beach, Florida

John D. Gelles, OD, of Teaneck, New Jersey

Aaron Glass, OD, of Garner, Spring, St. Dunn and Lillington, North Carolina

Randall Go, OD, of San Francisco, California

Aaron S. Gold, OD, of South Miami, Florida

Roger A. Hayashi, OD, of Fresno, California

Reed A. Hopping, OD, of Friendswood, Houston, Texas

Geoffrey Hsu, OD, of San Pedro, California

Josh Johnston, OD, FAAO, of Decatur and Atlanta, Georgia

Bruce Kiraly, OD, of Richmond and Midlothian, Virginia

Michael Kling, OD, of San Diego, California

Bruce Krawiecki, OD, of Humble, Texas

Jeffrey Lant, OD, of Cottleville and St. Peters, Missouri

Christopher Lopez, OD, of Weston, Wisconsin

Jeremy K. Marcuson, OD, of Deer Park, Washington

Michael Mendoza, OD, of Fresno, Clovis and Selma, California

Jeffrey C. Michaels, OD, of Glen Allen, Virginia

Aaron Moats, OD, of Ravenna, Ohio

Thomas A. Myers, OD, of Spokane, Washington

Gerald Neidigh, OD, of Richmond and Midlothian, Virginia

Gregory J. Nixon, OD, FAAO, of Westerville, Johnstown and Lewis Center, Ohio

Jeffrey Nyman, OD, FAAO, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Brian Park, OD, of Sacramento, California

Quentin G. Park, OD, of North Aurora, Illinois

Mark Perry, OD, of Orlando, Florida

Bao Phan, OD, of Orlando, Florida

Sean P. Phibbs, OD, of Sea Girt, New Jersey

Anith Pillai, OD, of Webster, Sugar Land and Houston, Texas

Shane Presson, OD, of Knoxville, Tennessee

Jake Donald Pucci, OD, of Atlanta, Alpharetta and Kennesaw, Georgia

Rajeev Raghu, OD, FAAO, of Jackson, New Jersey

Adam Ramsey, OD, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Bradley J. Richlin, OD, of Beverly Hills, California

Harvey Richman, OD, FAAO, FCOVD, of Manasquan, New Jersey

Andrew Rixon, OD, FAAO, Dipl., of Memphis, Tennessee

Benjamin George Roach, OD, of The Woodlands, Texas

Meehrdat  Saadat, OD, of Lithia Springs, Georgia

Mark H. Sawamura, OD, FAAO, of Anaheim, Los Angeles and Fullerton, California

Brent L. Segeleon, OD, of Williamsburg, Virginia

Boris Severinsky, OD, FAAO, FBCLA, FSLS, of Atlanta, Georgia

Kaleel J. Shaheen, OD, of Canton, Ohio

Morris Sheffer, OD, of Charlotte, North Carolina

Chad Shultz, OD, of Poland, Ohio

Alex J. Smith, OD, of Mesa, Arizona

Aaron Michael Smith, OD, of Evansville, Indiana

Steven Sorkin, OD, FSLS, of Fairfield, New Jersey

Kurt Steele, OD, of Newport, Tennessee

C. Douglas Stine, OD, of Weston, Wisconsin

Brad M. Sutton, OD, of Indianapolis, Indiana

Scott Terwilliger, OD, of Sayre and Waverly, Pennsylvania

Craig Tisch, OD, of New York, New York

Eric To, OD, FSLS, of Sierra Madre, California

William To, OD, of San Mateo, California

Michael Tortorici, OD, of Elmwood Park and Union City, New Jersey

Jason Tu, OD, of San Diego, California

William Tullo, OD, of Princeton, New Jersey

Daniel Tulman, OD, of Lithia Springs, Georgia

Marc Ullman, OD, of Pine Beach, New Jersey

Michael J. Veliky, OD, of Iselin, New jersey

George W. Veliky, OD, of Iselin, New Jersey

Rex A. Werner, OD, of El Cajon, California

Walter O. Whitley, OD, MBA, FAAO, of New York, Hampton, Suffolk and Virginia Beach, Virginia

Aaron M. Wiens, OD, of Madera, California

Brad Wruble, OD, of Belmont, North Carolina

 

Read more news from WO here. 

 

Featured photo credit: sakchai vongsasiripat, Getty Images

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