Valley Stream Office
Formerly Advanced Optometric Associates of Long Island, Doctors Arthur Purvin and Nina Kalmanson have enlisted our team to take over the superb care offered to their patients as they retire. Our office cares about you! From your vision and eye health to your nutritional needs, and overall well being. It is never too late to make healthy choices to improve your life and sight. During your Comprehensive Eye Exam our Doctors will look at the past, present, and future choices you have made to ensure that you have a clear, bright and productive lifestyle.
Dr. Aleksandra Wianecka
Dr. Wianecka specializes in primary eye care, vision therapy, low vision rehabilitation, ocular disease and specialty contact lenses. She also works with numerous Ophthalmologists to comanage care for Lasik, Cataract Surgery, and other various surgical procedures. Dr. Wianecka is a strong proponent of natural healing and counsels patients on alternatives in health care.
Dr. Corinne Blum
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 advanced skills in LASIK pre and post-operative care, pediatrics, 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.
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. 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. 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
Dr. Yulia Angelova completed her residency at Northport V.A. Medical Center for Primary Eye Care and Vision Therapy Rehabilitation (Low Vision). She is CRT Certified.