Our Team

Your friends will envy your new eyeglasses! We want you to feel and look great in eyewear that fits your lifestyle.

Calvin Lee

Calvin Lee

Owner

Calvin Lee has been working in the industry for over 15 years and has extensive knowledge of prescriptions, lenses and frames. He studied under a Master Optician and has honed his skills in addressing the individual needs of his customers. Calvin also understands that eyewear is about fashion and can help you find the frame or lens to compliment your personal style and attitude.

Dr. Elena Rosen

Dr. Elena Rosen

Owner & Optometrist

Dr. Elena Rosen is a graduate of SUNY Binghamton and holds her doctorate from State University of New York, College of Optometry. She specializes in hard to fit contact lenses, comprehensive eye care, and treating eye disorders. She enjoys the mix between fashion and medicine that this industry provides, and welcomes new patients to experience superior care the Maximeyes way. Besides all things optical, her other passion is travel, and she loves to trek around the globe with her family.

Dr. Jolie Turkmen

Dr. Jolie Turkmen

Optometrist

Dr. Jolie Turkmen is a graduate of University of Maryland, College Park and the State University of New York, College of Optometry. She specializes in the fitting of contact lenses and pediatric optometry. When she’s not at Maximeyes, she enjoys watching her children play sports and spending time with her family.

Jim Pilat

Jim Pilat

Licensed Optician

Jim is a NYS Licensed Optician and is certified by the American Board of Opticianry and National Contact Lens Examiners. He is a graduate of the Ophthalmic Career Progression Program by the National Academy of Opticianry. He has worked in every aspect of the optical industry from technology development and frame design, to wholesale distribution and ophthalmic dispensing. This, coupled with over 25 years experience, makes Jim a leader in the field of opticianry.

Luiz Aguiar

Luiz Aguiar

Lab Manager & Optician

Luiz is our Lab Manager and Optician. For the last 24 years, he has been working at Manhattan’s most elite optical companies. This provides the foundation to ensure the best optical solutions for our clients.

Tanjum Siddika

Tanjum Siddika

Licensed Optician

Tanjum is a certified optician by the American Board of Opticianry and a graduate of New York City College of Technology with a degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing. She brings a fresh perspective to our team and enjoys helping patients find the perfect frame for their individual style and needs.

Steven Tham

Steven Tham

Consultant & Frame Stylist

The best eyewear consultant, period!