Eugene continues to manage a successful optometric practice, which he established in 1982 in the western suburbs of Johannesburg. He has accumulated a loyal patient base throughout the years, by providing professional, independent services. Eugene has been registered with HPCSA and been a member of the SAOS, while adhering to their code of conduct, all throughout his career. He is dedicated to the practice and strives for the patient’s visual wellbeing, while still enjoying his chosen profession.
Natashja has been a member of the team since 2004. Her experience, teamed with her friendly face and happy voice in reception has allowed for a smooth day-to-day practice management. Along with practice management, she also processes medical aid queries, submissions and orders, as well as updates and maintains our software. Natashja has successfully completed the optometric assistant training programme now offered by the South African Optometric Association. This has given her insight into correct frame vs lens selections, which is her forte. Natashja is also a SETA certified Optometric recruitment consultant.
Nhlanhla has been a member of the team since 2007. Her experience is demonstrated in the accuracy of her orders, spectacle lab liaison, in-house cutting and fitting of spectacle lenses, frame repairs, as well as frame stock reconciliation. She has successfully completed the optometric assistant training programme offered by the South African Optometric Association. Nhlanhla demonstrates her “best cappuccino in town” barista skills, for the patients to enjoy, while still demonstrating her “transposing of spectacle lens powers” skills in her workshop.
Petro has been a member of the team since 2011. Her wealth of experience to successfully manage the practice’s administration and accounts department is second to none. Her many administrative responsibilities include among others: debtors, creditors, statements, reconciliations, collections, mandatory compliances, and accounting. Petro manages this important portfolio diligently and is at hand to assist in medical aid queries and compliances.