There is no place like home! Dr. Sugarman is excited to return to Mooresville where his family has been providing health care for nearly 20 years. After graduating from Mooresville Senior High School, Dr. Sugarman went on to earn his bachelor’s degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He then earned his Optometry Doctorate at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia. His externship training included pediatrics in Charleston, low vision in Philadelphia, and ocular disease at the VA hospital in Salisbury, NC. Following graduation in 2010, he accepted a position at a group practice in Charlotte where he worked until returning to Mooresville in 2013. Dr. Sugarman currently resides in Mooresville with his wife Kelly, son Sam, daughter Kate, and golden retriever Roscoe.
Jonathan Sugarman, OD
Tristyn Taylor, Office Manager/Optician
Tristyn is our full-time practice manager and lead optician. She is involved in all aspects of the office and devoted to making your eye care experience a pleasant and personalized experience. She has nearly 7 years of eye care experience and can easily guide patients through frame selection. Tristyn also cuts lenses on our brand new edger which allows us to have a much faster turn-around on specific eyeglass lenses.
Bobbie York, Optician
Bobbie is the newest member of our team here at Eyes on Lake Norman Optometry. She is our full-time optician with over 9 years of experience. She will help guide you through the frame selection and lens buying process with her expert knowledge of all the up to date products. Bobbie earned an Associate’s Degree in Arts with a minor in English from Western Piedmont Community College. Bobbie graduated with honors and on the National Deans List in 2006. Bobbie is currently enrolled at Durham Technical Community College in the Opticianry Licensing Program. We are extremely happy to have her and look forward to her continuing her journey in the optical field here at our practice!
Mayra Ortiz, Billing/Insurance Coordinator
Mayra joined our practice in 2015. She is our full time Billing and Insurance Coordinator. She Graduated with honors in Medical Billing & Coding from Florida Technical College in 2011 and has been working in the Medical Field ever since. Mayra is often a patient’s first point of contact for scheduling and insurance questions. Her knowledge of vision plans and medical insurance ensures seamless visits for our patients. Mayra is also fluent in Spanish.