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Emily Eye Care, LLC
Lily Yeh, OD | Austin White, OD

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Emily Eye Care, LLC
Lily Yeh, OD | Austin White, OD, MD

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Our friendly staff is here to meet your every vision health need. They are an integral part of our total team, focused on serving you.


Pat Colanti

Office Manager
Pat, our office manager, has worked in the optometric field since 1981 and exclusively with Dr. Yeh for over 20 years.  In our office, Pat does everything including processing insurance claims,  instructing contact lens classes, and repairing and dispensing glasses. She holds a B.S. degree in Biology....

Dan Donahue –

Optical Manager
Dan has been our optical manager since 2012 and brought his 10 years of previous management skills to our optical team.  He holds a BA degree in Business Management and is more than willing to provide superior optical service to our patients.  He is enthusiastic about new lens advancements and providing...

Barbara Maxwell –

Optometric Technician
Barbara is our trained Optometric Technician and performs visual tests before patients see the doctors, as well as more advanced testing for eye disease since 2011.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications & used this education by taking all photographs for the office's website, including the portraits. Barbara looks forward...

Patti Kline –

Billing Manager
For more than ten years, Patti has specialized in insurance coverage and billing.  She holds a B.A. degree in English and taught English as a Second Language before joining our eye care team....

Nicole Gebo, L.O. –

Licensed Optician
Nicole brings 20 years of experience and comprehensive set of optical skills to Emily Eye Care. She has in depth knowledge of lens design, fitting techniques and all optical instrumentation used in fabrication process. You can expect most accurate prescription produce and verify from our optical department....

Tonya Banning, L.O. –

Licensed Optician
Tonya Banning received her Associate degree in Health Science in June 2017 and Associate degree in Vision Care technology in June, 2019 from Goodwin College. She is ABO Certified & Licensed Optician....

Jennifer Pellegrino –

Optometric Assistant
Jennifer has ten years of optometry office experience. She manages administrative tasks including contact lens ordering, insurance eligibility and specially test like dark adaptation....

Jaime Bombard –

Jaime has worked in health care front desk for many years. She is responsible for prior authorization of insurance, billings and coordinating checking and check out, helping the office run smoothly....

Michelle Buczko –

Michelle is the first person you will see at Emily Eye Care when you check in. She graduated from Asnuntuck Community College with the Medical Billing and Coding degree. She has six years of customer service experience before she joins Emily Eye Care team....

Natalie Dagon –

Natalie is our youngest member and part time receptionist. She is still in college. We can't wait for everyone to see her smile when the mask is off....


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