Michelle Lee, OD, FAAO

Optometry Attending

Allison Guindon, OD

Optometry Attending

Joan Stelmack, OD, MPH, FAAO

Former Supervisor, Low Vision


Meet The Team

Our faculty comes from a variety of optometry schools and have a diverse background of work experience, including within the VA setting, other teaching institutions, and private practice. This unique blending of work experience offers the residents a broad exposure to treating patients from the view of different practice modalities. With a combined 130+ years of experience, our faculty provides strong mentorship for residents throughout the year and hands-on experience working in a fast-paced, high-volume hospital setting. 

Michelle Marciniak, OD, FAAO

Student Externship Coordinator

Victoria Butcko, OD, FAAO

Director of the Contact Lens Clinic

Lauren Ristin, OD, FAAO

Optometry Attending

Thomas Stelmack, OD, FAAO

Former Chief, Optometry Section


Charles Kinnaird, OD, FAAO

Chief of Optometry Section

Co-Director, Ocular Disease

Peter Russo, OD, FAAO, Dipl.

Co-Director, Low Vision Rehabilitation

Jennifer Brown, OD, FAAO

Residency Coordinator