Dr. Christine Rogienski is a National and Florida Board Certified Optometric Physician. Before she became an optometrist, she was a middle school science teacher. She completed her undergraduate studies at both Stony Brook University in New York and the University of South Florida in Tampa. She received her Doctorate in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry. Dr. Rogienski completed externships with Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and Visual Health and Surgical Centers. She received the CIBA Vision Contact Lens Clinical Excellence Award, the Alcon Award for Clinical Excellence, and was recognized as an Honored Member in the Empire's Who's Who Registry. When not helping patients, she enjoys reading, skiing and spending time with her family. She loves helping people see better, and takes a special interest in wellness and nutrition.
Our practice manager Kimberly, has worked with Dr. Rogienski for over 5 years. She attended Hillsborough Community College of Opticianry, graduating in 2015. She is certified by both The American Board of Opticianry and The National Contact Lens Examiners. Kimberly is extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of opticianry and optometric practice. She is kind and patient and always available to handle any questions patients may have. Aside from working she loves trying new foods, traveling and spending time with her furbabies and family. One of her favorite quotes is "The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams."
Brandi joined the Rogienski Eyecare team in March, 2018. She came to us with 12 years experience, specializing in fitting frames and lenses. She loves working in our optical because she is able to get to know our patients and their individual needs. One of her favorite sayings is "Eyes are the windows to the soul, I frame the beauty within. I am an Optical Specialist." Outside of the office, you will find Brandi cheering on her favorite basketball player (her daughter), traveling with her husband or enjoying one of her many hobbies like photography, baking and DIY Pinterest projects.
Nicole has been an optical receptionist for over 2 years. Her friendly demeanor and helpful attitude always makes our patients feel welcome. In her free time, she enjoys the beach, visiting new places and spending time with her family. One of her favorite quotes is "When you can't find the sunshine, be the sunshine!"