Our Staff

Administrative Team

Friendly and knowledgeable, our administrative personnel are the heart of our business operations.

Led by Practice Manager, Kathy Ribero, the Physician Administration Team provides patient appointment scheduling support, surgical schedule coordination and marketing services. This team, together with our skilled group of clinical and surgical technician teams, ensure the best possible patient experience and the finest possible care.


Practice Manager

The Offices of:
Peter A. Rapoza, M.D.
Dana Bastarache, O.D.
Magen M. Hartnett, O.D
Kit Tung Ip, O.D.
Dannielle Richard, O.D.
Michelle J. Sandler, O.D.


Administrative Assistant
Patient Appointments/Scheduling


Surgical Coordinator
Surgical Scheduling and Co-management


Administrative Assistant

Surgical Scheduling & Appointments


Administrative Assistant

Lasik Scheduling & Appointments

Ophthalmic Assistants/Technicians

Working under the direct clinical supervision and direction of Dr. Rapoza, our professional and expertly trained assistants and technicians assist our doctors during clinical examinations. They will meet and greet you during your appointment, obtain family and medical history information, perform required testing and provide instructions regarding medications, tests and procedures.

Nitza, COT

Certified Ophthalmic Technician/Senior Technician

Lead Technician

iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified

Amanda, COA

Certified Ophthalmic Assistant/Senior Technician

iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified

Christine H., COT

Certified Ophthalmic Technician/Senior Technician/Ophthalmic Technologist

iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified


Ophthalmic Technician

iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified


Ophthalmic Technician

iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified

Christine C.

Ophthalmic Technician/Senior Diagnostic Technician

 iDesign and VISX/Intralase Certified