Since 1979, Dr. Robin Jewell has been working in health care. She graduated from Anna Maria College then went on for her Master’s in Social Work at Boston College. In 1982 she changed careers and attended the New England College of Optometry in Boston. Upon graduation, she worked in an ophthalmology practice for several years.
In 1996, she began her business Jewell Eye located next to Lenscrafters at the Solomon Pond Mall. In 1999, she opened the Providence Place location and in 2013, the Worcester location. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, Mass. Society of Optometrist and Rhode Island Optometric Society.
Dr. Jewell has been able to combine her optometric and social work degrees. She participates with the Lion’s Club to give those in need of eye exams and eye wear. Dr. Jewell has participated in reach out optometry programs for children in Providence, Worcester, Boston and Lowell. She has given the gift of sight to those individuals in need in Ecuador, Thailand, Burkina Fosso, Paraguay and India.
Optometrist in Marlborough MA
Dr. Boris Drizik is the full time optometrist in the Solomon Pond Office. Dr. Drizik was born in the Ukraine and immigrated to the US at twelve years old. Dr. Drizik got his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. He received his Doctor of Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. His philosophy is to provide the best possible eyecare and to treat the patient as a whole, making sure his or her individual health needs are met. Dr. Drizik is fluent in English, Russian and Ukranian.
Optometrist in Worcester MA
Dr. Dee Kahan is the primary doctor in the Worcester Office. She majored in Biology at Brooklyn College in Brooklyn, New York. In 1977, she graduated from the New England College of Optometry. She did her internship at the Veteran’s Hospital in Jamaica Plain and the Dimmock Community Center. She began her career in private practice. Dr. Kahan has been working in the retail setting for the past eight years. Her free time is spent with her two beautiful granddaughters.
Optometrist in Providence RI
Dr. Robert Peyton is the full time doctor in the Providence office. He also attended the University of Massachusetts. He did his internship at the Newport Naval Health Center and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Providence, RI. In addition to spending time with his son and daughter, Dr. Peyton is an avid snow skier and Bruins fan.
Dr. Roland Estrada is the Sunday doctor at our Rhode Island optometry center. He attended Classical High School and got his Bachelors degree in Biology from Rhode Island College. He got his Doctorate in Optometry at the New England College of Optometry. He has his own business at Ferocious in North Kingston. He speaks Spanish fluently. Dr. Estrada has a boxing gym, Big Six Boxing Academy (named after his son Olympian boxer, Jason Estrada,) in Providence.
Our full time employees at our Marlborough eye care center are Alicia Brennan and Kelly Hunt. Nicole Corio and Cassie Johnson are in the Worcester Office and Jennifer Brennan and Sheena Sweeney run the Providence location. They all have had extensive training in medical billing. Each one is out to have your experience with Jewell Eye to be thorough, accurate and efficient. Please ask questions when you have them.