Serving Rochester, NY, and surrounding areas. 
CALL: (585) 461-6225

Doctors & Staff

Meet our Doctors and Staff


Dr. Joan Kaplow, O.D. – Dr. Kaplow, a NYS licensed Optometrist, received her Doctorate of Optometry from SUNY College of Optometry and has practiced for over 20 years. Her decision to help children and adults with challenges in learning or vision information processing, special needs and/or brain injuries spurred her to open Allens Creek Family Optometry in 2008. 

Vision Therapists

Katie Herman, B.S. Katie received her Bachelor’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from SUNY Geneseo. She enjoys encouraging and investing her time into understanding her patients and their specific needs. Katie has also received her initial DIR certification in helping children with Autism.

Occupational Therapist

Sue Clymo, M.S., OTR/L  Sue earned her Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from Utica College. She has experience working with children and adults with perceptual, visual motor, and fine motor delays. Wondering why we have an OT on staff? See our section titled "Vision therapy and Occupation Therapy: Why they should work together; under our Therapy Services tab.


Barb is a New York State Licensed Optician with over 25 years experience and is on top of all the new styles and eyewear fashion.n.  
Sam is a New York State Licensed Optician with over 50 years experience and goes above and beyond to care for all patients.
Al is a New York State Licensed Optician with over 28 years experience. He is very knowledgeable about frames and lenses.
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