Meet Our Team
Dr. Stephanie L. Wolman is a Developmental Optometrist specializing in pediatric eye care and vision therapy. She has been in private practice in Westchester County since 1999. Dr. Wolman graduated from the New England College of Optometry in Boston in 1998. She is a member of Beta Sigma Kappa international optometric honor society. Dr. Wolman completed a residency in pediatrics and vision therapy at the Southern California College of Optometry in 1999. She is board certified in vision development and vision therapy, a Fellow of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development, a clinical associate of the Optometric Extension Program, an associate member of the Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association, and a member of the Brain Injury Association of New York State. Dr. Wolman is the Consulting Optometrist at the Winifred Masterson Burke Rehabilitation Hospital for inpatients in the stroke and brain injury units.
Dr. Wolman addresses pediatric eye care and vision therapy throughout the metropolitan region. She is a sought after guest speaker, where she has lectured at Burke Rehabilitation Center in White Plains, NY, the National Center for Disability Services, for the Long Island Speech & Hearing Association, and for the New York State School Nurses Association. Her lectures have also been well-received at numerous Westchester schools, libraries, PTA/SEPTA groups, pediatrician and psychologists’ practices, and occupational therapy centers.
Dr. Wolman was interviewed on News 12 Westchester multiple times, has been featured on WGCH AM Radio in Greenwich, CT, she was a guest columnist for Westchester Commerce magazine, the Rye Record, and the Rye Sound Shore Review, and she was featured in Westchester Parent Magazine.
Dr. Wolman volunteers her time to perform vision screenings at preschools throughout Westchester and Fairfield Counties. For three years, she dedicated her time to screen children associated with The Warner House, a California-based nonprofit organization for the Study and Treatment of Down Syndrome. She has also volunteered her time to the athletes at the Special Olympics. Dr. Wolman has participated in various health fairs in Westchester County.
Maria has been working in the optical field as a frame stylist/buyer for over 15 years. Maria is familiar with the latest trends and, combined with her keen fashion sense, has a deep understanding of our high quality selection of children and adult frames. Her expertise allows her to effortlessly fit patients with a frame that enhances their facial features and matches their individual style. Maria takes the time to discuss all the lens options to accommodate each patient's needs. She skillfully handles frame adjustments and repairs.
Cari came to our practice in October 2017 with many years of experience in the industry. Her knowledge enables her to help patients choose the best frames to fit their prescription needs and lifestyle. She teaches first time contact lenses wearers how to insert/remove lenses and how to care for them. As a vision therapist, Cari has taken a special interest in the visual rehabilitation of those patients with an acquired brain injury. She is committed to our patients and takes pride in extending the most positive care experience. Cari is fluent in Spanish.
Laura is a New York State licensed Optician who has been working in the industry since 2005. She enjoys working with people. Her experience and knowledge of the optical field helps her to guide patients towards the best frames and lens designs to fit their lifestyle. She teaches patients how to insert/remove and care for contact lenses. Laura joined Wolman Vision and Therapy Center in April 2018. She enjoys working with children and helping to make their vision therapy session fun and exciting. Seeing her patient's visual skills improve gives her the drive to go above and beyond to make it a great experience.