Tyffanie is the Patient Care Coordinator for NC Eye Associates. She keeps the office on schedule and assists with all aspects of the office. You may see her in the back, pre-testing patients for Dr. Samuels, assisting patients with selecting the best eyeglasses for their lifestyle, answering calls, helping patients understand their insurance benefits and coordinate care with other trusted providers for special cases. On her downtime, Tyffanie enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, and three dogs. She also loves tending to her plants.
Daniel is an experienced Optical Specialist who is passionate about providing the very best in eyeglass care, frame selection, fittings, and adjustments. Daniel takes pride in implementing the latest lens technologies to improve patients quality of life. He works with patients to assure that their vision and comfort needs are fully satisfied. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his dogs and his significant other, as well as playing volleyball and golf.
Veronica is our Optometric Technician. She prepares the exam room for each patient. She does all preliminary testing for Dr. Samuels. She will walk you through all testing such as, but not limited to, the Auto Refraction, Optomap (Digital Retinal Photography), Visual Field, and LipisScan. Veronica has been a technician for 10 years and loves her work. Veronica enjoys spending time with her dog, Chewy, and husband. She loves to hike and be active outdoors.
Annette has been working with Dr. Michael Samuels family for 10 years. She has varied in roles ranging from Contact Lens Technician, Pre-Screening, and now she is our front receptionist at NC Eye Associates. She will schedule your appointment with Dr. Samuels, making sure you are informed every step of the way. She also doubles as our Contact Lens Technician. Training patients how to wear and use their new contact lenses is where she is most natural. On Annette’s off time she enjoys Antiquing with her husband.