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The Roslyn Eye Centre has a staff optometrist and licensed opticians to serve all of your eye care needs. When searching for friendly and professional eye doctors on Long Island, Roslyn Eye Centre offers experience and convenience.
The Roslyn Eye Centre was established in 1959 – and we’ve been serving the Long Island and TriState area with quality eyewear and exceptional service since we first opened our doors. Our name is synonymous with Long Island eye center.
We’re called the “Biggest Little Eyeglass Store on Long Island” as we stock more than 50 brands of Adult Frames, more than 20 different brands of Teens and Tweens frames, and carry a full range of contact lenses and sports eyewear.
Our mission has always been to give our customers the largest possible selection of basic, designer, and fashion eyewear at affordable prices – and we cordially invite you to stop by and browse our selection.
Of course, just selecting your frame is only part of the process. We have a lab on-site which will deliver your prescription lenses quickly and with a full guarantee. The lab produces lenses of unsurpassed accuracy. But if you have a problem – we fix it – and we stand behind every product we sell.
Roslyn Eye Centre offers full service when you need an eye doctor in Long Island. In addition to our very experienced staff optometrist we also have licensed opticians on hand to serve you – averaging 20 years of optical experience – and we are dedicated to helping you find exactly what you want in a Long Island eye doctor. No hard sell tactics at the Roslyn Eye Centre – just friendly, experienced eyewear experts.
Gary Stone – Owner & Optician
Owner of the Roslyn Eye Centre since 1984. As leader in the Optical World, Gary expanded and redesigned the Roslyn Eye Centre in 2005 to echo the cutting edge of frame styles and offer the most up to date lens technology available today. Gary’s commitment and dedication to the patient is evident with every pair of glasses made for both young and old. It is his attention to detail and perfection that makes the Roslyn Eye Centre the best optical source you can find.
Marta Goleb – Manager
Marta joined the Roslyn Eye Centre as Office Manager in 2000. Marta is competent and knowledgeable in all aspects of the Roslyn Eye Centre. A sharp eye, Marta is happy to help with frame selections and knows what will make you look great!
Ricky Mercado – Technician
Ricky joined the Roslyn Eye Centre in 1994 as the Head Technician and Lab Manager. Among Ricky’s many responsibilities, he ensures the smooth running of the contact lens dept. Ricky’s assets include being multilingual and knowledgeable in all aspects of lens technology. Ricky has a knack for bringing a smile to all and and when you ask him how he’s doing – his usual answer is: “better now that I’m talking to you!” And he means it!
Rich Trentacoste – Optician
Joined Gary in 1996 as his Associate. Rich, a New York State licensed Optician, also held a position as Professor of Ophthalmic Dispensing at Suffolk County’s School of Opticianry. His wealth of knowledge and experience makes Rich the “go to” guy when expertise is needed with difficult prescriptions. His pleasant soft spoken demeanor always makes you feel welcome and at ease.
Faye Woodson – Optician
Faye joined the Roslyn Eye Centre in 2007. She brings with her over 20 years of fashion sense and style with an immense knowledge of today’s top designers and contemporary styles. Her warm smile and friendly manner will make you comfortable during your visit here.
Barbara Unger – Optician
Barbara comes to us with a pedigree of experience. She was the previous owner of North Shore Optics of East Hills and Pildes Optical on Nassau Str & Queens Center Mall. She received her color & fashion training as an account manager for Ralph Lauren fragrances in Bloomingdales, NYC and beauty advisor for Estee Lauder and Revlon cosmetics.
When you blend Barbara’s color, contours, fashion, finance and corporate management skills plus her her major of Public Health at Queens College she becomes the perfect addition to complement the team.
Dr. Michelle A. Battaglia-Capogna – Optometrist
Dr. Battaglia-Capogna is an affiliate doctor with The Laser Center in Garden City, NY for pre and post-op LASIK/PRK vision correction care. She performs comprehensive eye exams and contact lens fittings. Her contact lens specialty includes rigid gas permeable and soft contact lenses with astigmatism correction and multifocal designs. She is a graduate of The New England College of Optometry. Her prior position as a Research Analyst at the State University of New York College of Optometry influenced her decision to pursue a career as an optometrist. As a Research Analyst, she co-authored several posters and papers which primarily focused on the various technologies that currently aid in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of optic nerve neuropathies and various retinal lesions. Her publications include a comparative article on numerous technologies utilized in the eye care industry and a case study on the usefulness of the Optomap retinal exam.