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Bright Eyes Family Vision Care in New Tampa FL
Bright Eyes Kids in Westchase Fl

2 locations, 1 phone number
New Tampa & Westchase

The Staff

At Bright Eyes, our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about our mission of empowering our patients through vision care.

Dr. Andreas Zacharopoulos

Dr. Z graduated from the University of South Florida with a 4.0 GPA, earning a B.A. in Chemistry and a Minor in Biomedical Physics. He then started optometry school at...

Dr. Nathan Bonilla-Warford

AKA "Dr. Nate"   Dr. Bonilla-Warford received his Doctorate of Optometry from Illinois College of Optometry, located in Chicago, Illinois, in 2004. The following year he completed a residency program specializing...

Dr. Elizabeth Knighton

AKA "Dr. Beth" Dr. Knighton received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. She completed a Pediatric Optometry residency at the University of Houston College...

Cristina Bonilla-Warford, LDO

LDO - Manager
Office manager, mother of two, Girl Scout leader, doctor’s wife, and licensed optician, Cristina Bonilla-Warford always has her hands full! Despite this, she is usually cheerful and smiling and ready...

Justin Schoonover

Assistant Manager
Justin has been working with Bright Eyes as a Frame and Lens Specialist since the very beginning. He is honest, hard-working, and knowledgeable. He enjoys spending time with his beautiful...

Ngan Tran

Optometric Technician
Ngan – pronounced “nung” – is our Optometric Technician and Patient Coordinator. At Bright Eyes Family, he starts the exam testing process and help patients with contact lenses. He loves...

Sara Weber

Patient Coordinator
Sara is the best "Front Desk Person" person EVER. She strives for excellence every single day.  ...

Lech Pierre

Optometric Assistant
Hi,  my name is Lech. I’m currently a college student.  My hobbies include playing basketball and reading books....

Jess Sharp

Optometric Technician
Jess is currently working on a degree in Digital Arts, Media and Interactive Web Design. When she is not working as an optometric assistant, she enjoys creating digital art, playing...

Stuart Brown

Optical Sales
Stuart has many years in the optical business. In his free time, he likes to spend his time outdoors.  ...

Jon Ivans

Optical Sales
Jon has been working in optical for the majority of the last decade. He enjoys "edging" lenses in the lab, repairing glasses, and helping people see their best by way...

Victoria Jackson

Optical Sales
Victoria has several years of experience working in the optical industry. She enjoys frame styling and making sure her patients see and look their best. She holds a Bachelor's degree...

Edna Moore

Lead Vision Therapist
Our Lead Vision Therapist has been helping our patients see better for the past 9 years. Under Dr. Nate’s supervision, Edna helps customize each patient's therapy sessions in ways that...

Jamie Hill

Vision Therapist
Jamie is a member of our Vision Therapy team. She enjoyed working with children so much as a Vision Therapist, that it was an easy decision for her to relocate...

Kara Shepard

Vision Therapist
Kara is a member of our vision therapy team. From an early age, she was interested in the world of health science and different forms of therapy, and after graduating...

Chelsea Lewis

Vision Therapist
Chelsea is a member of our Vision Therapy team.  She has been a Vision Therapist for four years and enjoys working with all ages of patients. Chelsea likes customizing activities and games...

Jade R. Locascio

Vision Therapist
Jade completed her Certified Nutritional Counseling degree at NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) and has also completed coursework and training in the areas of Human Nutrition, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy,...


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