Captree Eye Care

(631) 587-2020

Merrick Family Eye Care

(516) 546-3227


  • Virginia Lugo

    Virginia Lugo is a NYS Licensed Optician and has been working in the optical industry for over 20 years. She started working with Dr  Benzoni in 2012 and has had a close relationship ever since. Her favorite part of being an Optician is being able to help others. She specializes in frame styling, contact lens training, and has a superior knowledge of eyeglass lens materials, and designs. Virginia speaks fluent English and Spanish. When she is not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends.

  • Susan Rodriguez

    Susan has been a resident of Long Island for about 20 years and an NYS licensed Optician for over 25 years. Susan gives patients the best care possible to meet their eyewear needs. She also helps patients with caring and instruction with their contact lenses as well. Susan has been working in our office since 2002.

Our Team

  • Samantha Kent
    Samantha Kent
    Front Desk, Merrick

    Samantha Kent is our front desk receptionists. She is our first interface with patients and doctors. Samantha answers patients phone calls, schedules appointments, pre-tests patients vision, maintains charts, greets patients and orders all contact lenses. Samantha has worked with the office since April 2019

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    Jessica Fine
    Front Desk, Babylon

    Jessica is the friendly face that yousee behind the desk at Captree Eye Care. She helps you make appointments,check in and out, and is responsible for the overall flow of the office.Jessica is eager to help answer questions about your vision insurance, orhelp you order contact lenses. She is a wonderful part of the team!

  • Janice Salweirz
    Janice Salweirz

    Janice is a friendly voice on the other end of the phone. She has been with our office since 2002 with Dr. Scheid and now with Dr. Jaclyn Benzoni.

    Through many years of experience with Office Administration, Insurance, Billing etc, Janice is always available to help and answer all questions of concern for our patients. Her knowledge of all of the different  insurances is amazing!

    Please feel free to call our office, Janice can be reached at 516-546-3227.

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    Aiyana Campbell
    Technician/Front Desk

    Responsible for admission testing, specialized testing and data entry.

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    Neisa Salomon
    Technician/Front Desk

    Responsible for admission testing,specialized testing and data entry.

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