Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Iron Horse Optometric Group a proud provider of vision care products and services in Dublin.
Adri studied medical assisting at Chabot College and has years of experience as an optometric technician. She’s adept with all the high-tech instruments throughout the office and gets everything done gently and comfortably for all her patients regardless of age or ability. Having also worked for her husband in human resources, she is confident that her career in healthcare is her true calling. She loves hanging out with her husband and daughter, and de-stresses at home with Call of Duty.
As part of our administration team, Alex delivers exceptional customer service both in person and virtually. Alex grew up in Pleasanton and attended Village High School. They’re known for their drive to go above and beyond to make sure every person is taken care of and no detail is missed. So whether you’re texting, calling, or walking in, Alex will make sure your experience is the best it can be. Outside of work, you can catch Alex streaming on Twitch, posting their artwork to TikTok, and attending cosplay conventions throughout the Bay Area.
Bianca graduated as a medical office specialist, specializing in medical billing and coding. She started her career as an optician and practiced for 7 amazing years. In her 7 years as an optician in both optometry and ophthalmology offices, she found her passion and calling: billing! Now as a specialist, Bianca works as a full-time optometric biller. She cherishes spending time with her family, she enjoys crocheting, and she loves coffee tasting with her husband.
A seasoned optician with years of experience, Bunny has a knack for styling any face with the perfect glasses frame. From infants to seniors, teeny boppers to businesswomen, she’ll find the frame that both looks great and fits right. Bunny prides herself in making sure that every patient visit is as pleasant and efficient as possible. She’s a proud grandma of an adorable grandson and loves spending time with him. Bunny’s an avid napper and dreams of Maxwell singing to her.
Ceci remembers the nervous feeling she had as a little girl learning that she needed glasses. She still recalls the optician who helped her wear her first pair with confidence, and now Ceci loves that she is that person for others. Her passion for great service is radiantly apparent, as she enjoys the opportunity to help people look, feel, & see their best. When not in the office, she likes walking along beaches, hiking national parks, and exploring nature, usually alongside her adventurous cattle dog, Moka.
Kenny keeps the whole team working together as their mascot and office manager. With experience as an optician, he’s a problem solver and an expert at customer service. Kenny DJs in his spare time and is a killer guitar player. He loves going to concerts, and around town you’re likely to find him at our local breweries.
Liam is a jack of all trades at Iron Horse Optometric. As an optometric technician, Liam helps our doctors make sure that your eye exam is efficient, thorough, and accurate. As an optical technician, Liam is gifted at fitting, fixing, and adjusting glasses. He especially loves supporting and taking stress off of his teammates so that they can provide the best patient care possible. It’s obvious how much he cares about the quality of his work and the pride that he takes in helping his patients. On days off, Liam goes camping, hikes with his dog, reads, and plays chess.
Michelle manages all the magic behind the scenes. She helps keep our doctors’ schedules running smoothly but is all about providing outstanding patient care. She also manages our contact lens department and makes sure each lens ends up where they’re supposed to go! During her free time, Michelle enjoys baking & practicing her pastry skills. She spends time with her expanding family which now includes 8 baby cousins! Her days are filled with arts & crafts, long afternoons at the park, & singing along to Mickey’s Clubhouse.
Namratha recently graduated from the University of San Francisco with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. As an optometric technician, she loves helping patients and learning more about optometry. Her favorite part is getting to know her patients while preparing them for the doctor. Iron Horse Optometric is a stepping stone for Namratha on her eventual journey to medical school. Outside of work, she loves to spend time with family and friends. She also loves to travel, try new foods, and dance!
Nikki is a brilliant optician with a knack for styling any face with the perfect glasses frame. Her optical background in developmental optometry with special needs patients gives her patience and understanding with every patient she meets while having an eye for personal style and comfort. She is also a psychology major who is finishing her degree and mental health worker certification. Nikki spends her free time exploring new restaurants and breweries in the Bay Area with her boyfriend and taking her pitbull puppy Zoey on hikes. Whenever possible she travels back to SoCal to visit her siblings and young niece.
Immediately before her role here as an optometric technician, Paloma worked for four years as a caregiver. That passion for caring for other people is evident with every patient she helps. She’s patient and kind. But she’s also just really good at what she does! Paloma is all of our doctors’ right hand all at once, and the doctors rely on her to keep up with the steady flow of patients without compromising care. Away from the office, Paloma escapes to Lake Tahoe to enjoy the beautiful scenery. She also finds happiness in dance. She’s been practicing Polynesian dance, traditional Mexican dance, and hip-hop.