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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Adirondack Eyecare Center the leading provider of vision care products and services in Boonville.

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Dr. David Vinci

Dr. David Vinci was born and raised in the Rome area. He received a Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude from St. John Fisher and a Doctor of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry.  He completed his optometric externships at the following: W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, NC. Advanced Eye Care with Dr. Sarit Catchatoorian in Charlotte, NC and Wrigley Eye Associates in Philadelphia, PA.  Dr. Vinci obtained honors recognition upon completion of all externships.  He also completed an internship at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia, PA, focusing on pediatrics, low vision, ocular emergency, glaucoma services, as well as providing primary care.
Dr. Vinci prides himself in giving his absolute best to his patients.  You may see Dr. Vinci in two of our current locations; he divides his time between the Boonville and Rome offices.  His true concern and friendliness towards his patients make him a true asset to the Eye Care Centers of CNY.   He lives in Rome with his wife, Lanette, and their children Bruce, Simona, and John David.

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is originally from Western Canada, where she earned her bachelors of science degree in Medical Laboratory Science with distinction from the University of Alberta. She completed her Doctorate of Optometry with Beta Sigma Kappa honors from The New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA. She completed externship training at the South Boston Community Health Center where she performed primary care optometric services at the Bascom Palmer Institute in Miami, Florida, where she specialized in Ocular Disease, Pediatrics and Vision Therapy. She recently moved to the area, and is excited about seeing patients in our Rome, Boonville, and Camden office She prides herself in giving thorough and compassionate care, and always listening to her patient’s needs.


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Kristen has been an integral member with our office since 2000. Kristen does many different tasks in the office. Under Dr. Vinci’s supervision, in May of 2008, she completed an apprenticeship program to become a NYS Licensed Optician .  She is also American Board of Opticianry Certified, and a graduate Fellow of the National Academy of Opticianry. Kristen also serves as office manager of the Boonville office, as well as billing coordinator. Kristen can help you with any questions that are concerning billing, insurance, frame and lens selection, appointment scheduling, and to ensure that everything works smoothly.

Kristen and her husband, Darren, reside in Port Leyden with their two sons Dylan and Devan. Kristen enjoys spending time with her family, is an animal lover, and enjoys riding her motorcycle.


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Jacqueline

Jacqueline, the Optometric Technician at Adirondack EyeCare Center, has been with our office since 2010, and in 2012 she successfully completed her ParaOptometric certification.
She performs pre-tests to assist the Doctors during your eye health examination; which include Visual Field Screening, Fundus Photography, Auto-Refract and Visual Acuities.  With her warm smile, friendliness & compassion towards patients Jacqueline will certainly put you at ease.

Jacqueline, a Boonville native, continues to reside there with her husband Benjamin and their 4-legged children.  Together, they enjoy spending time with friends, family, animals and being outdoors.


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Linda

Linda, the Front Desk Administrator at the Adirondack EyeCare Center, has been with the office for several years and joined our office having prior optometric experience. Typically the first person you will meet, she is happy to assist you with appointments, billing, insurances and maximizing your insurance benefits. Linda’s quick smile and friendly personality is sure to help brighten your day and make your experience in our office a pleasant one.

Linda, originally from Pennsylvania, now resides in Forestport with her husband, Paul, and along with their daughter, Erin, and son Andrew.


Amanda

Amanda joined our team in March 2017 as our receptionist. Amanda was born in Rome, grew up in Verona, and graduated from VVS High school in 2012. She has a warm and outgoing personality that will make you feel welcome when you arrive. Working in the Rome and Boonville locations Amanda will greet you with a welcoming smile when you come into our office.