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.
Dr. Michael Nguyen grew up in Florida and received his international Baccalaureate diploma in 2012. Later he attended the University of Florida where he received his Bachelor's in Microbiology and Cell Science then received his Bachelor's in Vision Science and Doctorate of Optometry from Nova Southeastern University. His internships included experience with ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration as well as vision therapy with a focus on children. Now he is an NBEO-certified optometrist and is able to practice full scope optometry. You can find him fitting contact lenses and managing ocular diseases in his duck socks on Tuesdays at Rogienski Eyecare.
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."
Jen has been with Dr. Rogienski for since 2019. She graduated from the University of South Florida in Tampa before pursuing her career in Opticianry. She graduated from Hillsborough Community College of Opticianry in 2020. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her family, friends, and her dog, Loki, and she also enjoys traveling and seeing new places.