Our Staff

Optometrist & Proprietor

FullSizeRender 14Dr. Jerome Kramer graduated from Tufts University in 1977. He received his degree in Optometry in 1981 from the State University of New York College of Optometry. Dr. Kramer is an esteemed Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

He is a member and past President of the Nassau County Optometric Association, and a long standing member of the American Optometric Association. Dr. Kramer is a world renowned expert in the fitting of specialty contact lenses with a special emphasis in keratoconus, irregular corneas, and post corneal transplants.

Dr. Kramer is an avid reader and enjoys classic and antique cars. He has a lovely wife to whom he has been married for over 30 years, and three wonderful daughters.

Master Optician

Joe Bechara - Master Optician at Unique Eye Optique of Albertson, NY Joe is the heart of the fabrication and design of eyeglasses at Unique Eye Optique. He is a fully licensed NY State Master Optician. If he can't make your eyeglasses, no-one can. No task is too difficult for him.

Joe was formerly at North Shore Optics in Roslyn, NY for 13 years. Joe has worked on Madison Ave in Manhattan in the world's most exclusives boutiques. We are pleased and proud to have him as an integral part of our team and to be able to bring his expertise and knowledge to all of you.

Office Manager

FullSizeRender 5Joan is our head of operations and styling. She has spent many years in the fashion industry working directly for fashion icons Yves Saint Laurent. She was trained in Paris by the Chanel Organization where she was highly regarded as a trend setter. She is here to help and make your visit here at Unique Eye Optique fun and enjoyable

Office Co-Ordinator

FullSizeRender 10Tina is a former teacher who has been with Unique Eye Optique since its inception. She is our insurance specialist on all insurance claims. She is friendly and enthusiastic and a dynamo here at Unique Eye Optique.

Ophthalmic Assistant

Karen Neibles - contact lens consultantKaren is an experienced contact lens consultant with over ten years of experience.

Karen comes to us from a very busy retail environment where she handled contact lenses and fashion eyewear frames in one of Long Island's busiest upscale malls.