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Emily Eye Care, LLC
Lily Yeh, OD
Aaron Lewis, OD

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Our friendly staff is here to meet your every vision health need. They are an integral part of our total team, focused on serving you.

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Pat Colanti

Office Manager
Pat, our office manager, has worked in the optometric field since 1981 and exclusively with Dr. Yeh for over 20 years.  In our office, Pat does everything including processing insurance claims,  instructing contact lens classes, and repairing and dispensing glasses. She holds a B.S. degree in Biology....
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Dan Donahue –

Optical Manager
With over 10 years experience fitting, styling and fabricating eyewear it is Dan’s familiar face that will greet you with positive energy and a keen sense of style when assisting you with your new eyewear selection. Dan brings over 20 years of managerial experience and advanced depth of lens design...
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Barbara Maxwell –

Optometric Technician
Barbara has been with Emily Eye Care since January 2011. Before that, she had many years in customer service. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications at Bay Path University in Longmeadow, Massachusetts. Other than doing the pre-exam testing for patients, she performs more specialized testing, such as visual fields,...
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Patti Kline –

Billing Manager
For more than ten years, Patti has specialized in insurance coverage and billing.  She holds a B.A. degree in English and taught English as a Second Language before joining our eye care team....
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Nicole Gebo, L.O. –

Licensed Optician
Nicole earned her degree in Opticianry from Holyoke Community College and brings over 20 years of optical experience to Emily Eye Care. She has in-depth knowledge of lens design, fitting techniques & current industry advancements and trends. She is both American Board of Opticianry Certified as well as National Contact...
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Jennifer Pellegrino –

Jenn has 11 years of optometry office experience. She manages administrative tasks including customer service, preliminary testing, specialized testing, contact lens ordering, and insurance eligibility. She will greet you with a smile and help you with your needs. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, and especially...
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Brittany Bone –

Check In Receptionist

Brittany went to school for medical billing and coding and plans to receive her certification in that field. Currently Brittany is responsible to checking in and verifying insurance coverage's at Emily Eye Care. She is willing to go above and beyond for any of our patients.



Michelle Eden –

A transplant from SC, Michelle graduated from the culinary program at the University of South Carolina in2009 and enjoys cooking and gardening with native NE ingredients. She is an avid reader and dog lover that enjoys exploring CT with her 2 dogs and husband. As a frame stylist for the...

Carrie Ramsey –

Carrie has 12 yrs of optometry office experience. Carrie is the kind voice behind the phone. She does receptionist tasks such as answering phones. Contact lens order, authorizing and checking for insurance eligibility. Carrie enjoys spending time with family, trips to Vermont. Floating in the pool. Gardening and watching the...

Debra Garwacki –

Has worked in eyecare as a receptionist for over 5 yrs. Her role is to greet patients, check in and verify patient information. Before working as a receptionist Deb spent many yrs working in the public school system with children with special needs. When not working, Deb enjoys spending time...