Doctor Stahl attended U.C. Santa Barbara for his undergraduate studies. He subsequently graduated from the Southern California College of Optometry after having worked as an intern at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Brentwood, CA, the Optometric Center of Fullerton, and Fort Ord in Monterey, CA. Doctor Stahl is a lifelong South Bay resident and if he is not in the office you can find him running on the strand, taking in a sporting event, or teaching his kid's life lessons!
Doctor Amy Jo Calder received her Bachelor of Science degree from the Southern Utah University. After graduate school at the Southern California College of Optometry, she completed a one year residency at the West LA VA hospital. She has been a partner in the practice since 2007. She spends most of her down time driving her 4 kids to swim and water polo practices, tae kwon do classes or volunteering for the local elementary school PTA or spending time with her church youth group. Doctor Calder loves the beach, reading, traveling to Hawaii and Utah and cheering for the Utah Jazz.
Dr. Sheesfarooqui graduated from UC Irvine with her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. She then went on to complete optometry school and graduated cum laude from Southern California College of Optometry. After graduation, she completed a residency in Primary Care and Ocular Disease at Hu Hu Kam Memorial Hospital, on the Gila River Indian Reservation in Arizona. In her free time, she enjoys traveling to wonderful places, cooking exquisite food, and spending time with her wonderful new baby.
Tina has been an integral part of our office since the 1980s. That does not mean she is old, it just means she has more experience! The kindness and happy attitude that Tina brings to our office every day has made thousands of patients want to return to us year after year!
Claudia has been a key part of our team for many years. She can perform any of the tasks that you need, from checking you in, to pre-testing your eyes, to adjusting your glasses. Claudia can also help you pick out a frame to match your style! Claudia is known as the person in the office to answer ALL of your questions.
As the newest member of our team, Evelyn has already exhibited the skills of a seasoned professional. She has been in the optometric industry for many years and it shows. She can choose frames perfectly. She can fit contact lenses. She can handle your insurance requests. She can…we’re running out of space to tell you all the things Evelyn can do well. Just trust that Evelyn will make your visit pleasant, efficient, and successful!
Nathalie has been in the optical industry for many years. She is dedicated to making sure your experience in our office is productive and fun. She enjoys pretesting our patients and does a good job to make you feel welcome and treats you like a friend. She is especially great with our young patients, winning over even the most nervous kids.