Our friendly, knowledgeable and professional staff will provide you with personalized attention to meet your individual visual and healthcare needs. We will listen attentively allowing us to prescribe for your specific lifestyle, while building your trust. We want to be the best in the eyes of our patients.
Kristy – Office Coordinator
Cheerful and enthusiastic, Kristy will impress you with her thoroughness and efficiency! Kristy is knowledgeable in all facets of optical insurance plans and the daily operations of our front office. She is dedicated to making your experience at Warm Springs Optometric Group the highlight of your day! She is fluent in Portuguese. Kristy is from Newark where she lives with her children, Leiaunni and Devon. She is a devoted mother and an awesome cook, always willing to treat the office staff with her wonderful family recipes.
Claire – Front Desk
Claire will welcome you with a happy, upbeat vibe that will surely brighten your day. She will help you make appointments for yourself and your family, while making you laugh with her humor. Other than the satisfaction she finds lending a hand wherever needed, Claire’s greatest joy is spending quality time with her children and grandchildren.
Deanna – Lead Optician
Deanna is our seasoned optician who has been fitting eyewear for over 25 years. She takes great pride in making sure patients not only receive fashionable eyewear, but also achieve the clearest vision possible. You can thank Deanna for the wide range of frames we carry in our office. On top of picking out eyewear, Deanna is the go-to for our CRT patients, training them for insertion and removal. When she is not dancing around our office, Deanna loves spending time with her husband and three children.
Nicole – Optician
Nicole makes it her goal to select the best frame to fit your prescription and to fit into your lifestyle. Always up to date with the current eyewear fashions, Nicole will do her utmost to ensure that you can see in the most fashionable way possible. A free spirit with a big heart, Nicole would love to help you in any way she can, so when you’re in the office feel free to come see her!
Aysha – Optician
Aysha is slowly working her way up in our practice, previously a pre-tester and now an optician! She will start optometry school at UC Berkeley to join the Class of 2023 and follow in the footsteps of Dr.'s Fauria, Pirrone and Turhal. Until then, she's here to help answer any and all frame and lens questions you have. She can also speak fluent Urdu. In her free time, Aysha enjoys travelling and going to concerts with friends.
Lea – Optician
Lea started as a pre-tester and has worked her way up to become an optician. She's fluent in Tagalog and has 3 years of experience in the field as front desk, pre-tester, and now opticianry. Lighthearted and always brimming with bright ideas, she's passionate in learning something new every day. She loves taking her son, Castiel, on adventures and trips. Lea's energetic self will brighten your day!
Katelyn – Pre-Tester
Initially finding us after completing a certificate program for medical coding, Katelyn has been with Warm Springs Optometric Group since 2014 and has loved every minute of it! She enjoys working with you to complete your preliminary testing and to get the perfect Optomap scan of your eyes and keep you awake during the side vision test. In addition to working at Warm Springs Optometric Group, Katelyn is a full-time geology student who plans to become a teacher. In her spare time, Katelyn loves going to the movies with her family and friends, playing with her two cats, Finn and Gilly, and playing video games!
Anne Marie – Pre-Tester
As the newest member on the team, Anne Marie is excited to start gaining her experience in the optometric field by performing preliminary tests on you! In addition to working at Warm Springs Optometric Group, she is also a full-time student at Holy Names University in Oakland, CA. Anne Marie is in the process of obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Psychology. In her spare time, Anne Marie loves spending time with her family and her 6-year-old German Shepherd, Kainoa.
Susan – CRT Program Administrator/Medical Billing
Susan has been a member of the WSOG team for over five years and has worked closely with our doctors to put together a comprehensive CRT/Myopia Control program. She lives in Pleasanton with her husband, Jesse. She also has two sons: Michael, a PhD candidate in Bioengineering at Stanford, and Nick, a student studying BioChemical Engineering at UC Davis. In her free time, Susan enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with friends and family.