Meet Sal Luciano, our Optical Manager. Sal completed his fashion arts and merchandising studies at Ryerson and Seneca. He continues his education part-time at Seneca College to complete his optician’s certification. With his combined fashion and technical background, he’s capable of helping you with all your eyewear needs. When not at our office he enjoys kayaking on Lake Ontario throughout the summer and snowboarding Ontario’s hills in the winter.
Meet the Staff
Jessica has been working full-time with our practice since the spring of 2012. She grew up here in Toronto and lives in the area. Jessica has a background both in business and in health: she took a Business and Entrepreneurship course at Centennial College as well as a Medical Assisting Program at Everest College, graduating with honors. After graduating, Jessica started working in an Ophthalmology Practice where she gained a strong knowledge of ocular diseases and clinical procedures. Jessica is also our contact lens coordinator, assisting the doctors with contact lens fits and teaching patients how to insert, remove and care for their lenses.
Administrative & Ophthalmic Assistant
Andrea graduated with honors from Medix College’s Medical Office Administration Program. She started at our practice in the fall of 2013, working as an Ophthalmic Assistant and helping out at the front desk. With many years of customer service experience and experience as a Supervisor, she has gained excellent working relationships and knows the true meaning of team work. She developed an interest in learning about the eyes in school and decided to pursue her career here with us at the Eye Associates of Don Mills.
Diane has been working at our practice since January 2013 as part of the administrative team. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Toronto with an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree. She then decided to fulfill a long-term goal of becoming a teacher and obtained a Bachelor of Education Degree from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Education. Diane enjoys working with people and has extensive customer service experience.
Emmy completed the Opticianry program at Seneca College in 2013, recently joining our team as a part-time Optician. The optical field has always fascinated her; she has been involved since 2001, volunteering her time at Orbis. During her leisure time, she likes to read graphic novels, swim, and play badminton.
Dennis is a licensed Optician and Certified Contact lens fitter with more than 20 years of experience in corporate optical stores and independent optometric clinics, managing at various levels. His diverse knowledge and expertise in brands, products and management will allow him to understand your needs while providing solutions with excellent customer care.
Ivana graduated with honors earning a Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto.
She joined our practice in January of 2018 and brings over 2 years experience in the eye care industry. Her warm smile welcomes patients when working with them. She can otherwise be found walking her dog while exploring our city.
Gizman graduated from York University with an honours in Biomedical Science, and has found a new interest in optometry. While working as an Ophthalmic Assistant, she hopes to continue to gain knowledge whilst demonstrating her customer service skills.