Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Dr. Aleksandra Wianecka the leading provider of vision care products and services in Babylon & Valley Stream.
Dr. Aleksandra Wianecka, OD
Dr. Aleksandra Wianecka graduated with Honors from SUNY College of Optometry in 2002. Dr. Wianecka then completed her residency at Northport VA in primary eyecare, low vision, head trauma, vision therapy and ocular disease. After her residency she was an Assistant Professor at SUNY College of Optometry and worked at Stony Brook Hospital Opthalmology Department. Since 2004 Dr. Wianecka has been working in a private practice.
Dr. Wianecka is the former President of the Suffolk County Optometric Society, and past Director of Copiague Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Wianecka was recently elected to be a Trustee for the New York State Optometric Society. She is also involved with the infant’s vision care program called Infants See, where she provides free eye exams to infants 1 to 12 months in order to prevent amblyopia and other childhood diseases which might otherwise go unnoticed.
Dr. Wianecka specializes in primary eye care, vision therapy, low vision rehabilitation, ocular disease and specialty contact lenses. She also works with numerous Opthomologists to co-manage care for Lasik, Cataract Surgery, and other various surgical procedures.
Dr. Wianecka participated on missions trips to Mexico and Haiti to provide a very much needed eye care there. She also volunteers in Special Olympics and helps with screenings with special needs kids.
Dr. Wianecka is married and has two daughters. She enjoys skiing, traveling and spending time with her family.
Dr. Corinne Blum
Dr. Corinne Blum was born and raised in Huntington, NY. She attended Binghamton University for her undergraduate degree in Biology. She then graduated from the State College of Optometry in New York receiving two awards of academic excellence.
Dr. Blum has completed internships in specialty contact lenses, ocular disease, pediatrics and vision therapy. She then went on to complete her residency in primary eye care at SUNY Optometry. In her residency she gained advances skills in LASIK pre and post-operative care, pediatrics, specialty contact lenses and ocular disease. She completed her fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry shortly after her residency, showing her commitment to lifelong learning and quality patient care. She enjoys providing full scope eye-care to patients of all ages.
When she is not working, Dr. Blum enjoys spending time with her family and friends, baking, cooking, and doing any outdoor activities. She recently had a beautiful baby girl! She is an avid hiker, cyclist, and runner. We hope you get to meet her and share in her knowledge and love of vision care.
Dr. Brenda Liang
Dr. Brenda Liang grew up in Valley Stream, NY. She received her bachelor degree in biology at Boston University, graduating magna cum laude. She then went on to attend SUNY College of Optometry where she was awarded the Schnurmacher scholarship and the Dr. Millman scholarship for academic excellence. Dr. Liang is a member of the New York State Optometric Society.
Dr. Liang provides full scope eye care including prescribing glasses and contacts, managing ocular disease including glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, and dry eye, as well as myopia control. She also co-manages with specialists for pre- and post-op care of LASIK and cataract patients. Dr. Liang enjoys working with patients of all ages.
Dr. Cheryl Lukose
Dr. Cheryl Lukose was raised in New Hyde Park, NY. She attended New York Institute of Technology and graduated summa cum laude. She obtained her degree in optometry from Salus University, Pennsylvania College of Optometry and completed internships in primary care, ocular disease, contact lens, and pediatrics. She completed her residency at Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center, concentrating in primary care, low vision, and vision rehabilitation (vision therapy). Dr. Lukose is a member of the American Optometric Association and New York State Optometric Association.
Dr. Lukose offers full scope services including medical management of ocular conditions such as glaucoma, diabetes, eye infections, dry eyes, cataracts, etc. She stays current with up-to-date information so her patients can get the best care.
When she is not working, she likes to travel with her husband and spend time with her family and friends.
Dr. Yulia Angelova
- Doctor of Optometry – SUNY College of Optometry
- Bachelor of Arts – New York University
- Member – American Optometric Association
- Member – NY State Optometric Association
- Member – Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society
- Residency – Northport V.A. Medical Center – Primary Eye Care and Vision Therapy Rehabitation (Low Vision)
- CRT Certified
Dr. Kelsey Jones
Dr. Kelsey Jones grew up in Magnolia, Delaware. She attended Muhlenberg College for her undergraduate degree in biology and graduated cum laude. She then went on to attend the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where she was a member of the Gold Key Optometric Society and graduated cum laude.
Dr. Jones completed internships that focused on primary care optometry, ocular disease and specialty contact lenses. She is trained in medical optometry to manage ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. She co-manages with specialists for pre- and post-operative care of LASIK and cataract patients. Dr. Jones also sees patients of all ages for comprehensive eye examinations.
When she is not working, Dr. Jones loves to spend her time on the beach. She also enjoys traveling to Delaware to visit her family and friends who still reside there.