Owner & Optician
Jodie has been a NYS licensed optician since 1991. As the owner of Spectacular Eyewear she strives everyday to share her enthusiasm and extensive knowledge of the eyecare industry with the community. With her special talent for choosing the perfect eyewear for each individual, she is able to design the ideal pair of eyeglasses that will express each client’s personality and lifestyle needs. Once you’ve visited Jodie at Spectacular Eyewear, you’ll feel like you’ve made a friend for life!
In her spare time, she can be found spinning to latin beats on the dance floor.
Owner & Optician
Joseph has owned Eyeglass House since July 1990. He became a NYS licensed optician in 1983 and trained for 8 years at an upscale NYC eyewear boutique before purchasing Eyeglass House. Joseph has designed and nationally distributed his own frame line, he is also a beta tester for a prominent manufacturer of lens edging equipment.
Joseph is married and has two children. He enjoys road biking and weight training.
Dr. Karen Perekalsky
Dr. Karen Perekalsky is a licensed optometrist who provides comprehensive family vision and eye care services. She has extensive training and over 10 years of experience in the treatment and management of ocular diseases, such as dry eyes, conjunctivitis, glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and many more. Dr. Perekalsky is passionate about helping people see clearly and takes great pride in her work and care of her patients.
Dr. Perekalsky received her Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in Russian literature from Brandeis University in 1999 and her Doctorate of Optometry degree from SUNY College of Optometry in 2006. After graduation, Dr. Perekalsky completed a one year fellowship in cornea disease and contact lens management in NYC. Her advanced training in complicated contact lens fittings allows her to treat patients with irregular corneas and complex prescriptions. She also performs both soft and rigid gas permeable contact lens fittings for presbyopia (multifocal/monovision), astigmatism, myopia and hyperopia prescriptions. Dr. Perekalsky became a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry in 2009 and served as an adjunct clinical professor @ SUNY Optometry school from 2012-2014.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family raising her twins, seeing friends, traveling, dancing and photography.
Claudia Pfluger has been a New York State licensed Optician since 1982. Prior to joining Spectacular Eyewear, Claudia had been affiliated with a prestigious eyewear firm in Manhattan. With over 35 years in the industry Claudia’s calm professional demeanor reassures patients they are being well cared for in every way. From choosing the correct frame and lens to adjusting the eyewear perfectly on delivery.
Her extensive experience and expertise has been a welcome addition to the Spectacular Eyewear Family. Claudia is an NYSSO, OANY and ABO affiliate.
In her spare time, Claudia can be found 100 feet above the ground climbing walls of rock.
Meet Gail. She is a PTA, soccer mom to two beautiful girls. With her husband and daughters, she likes to take long walks on the beach and ski down a mountain of fresh snow. Gail is a NYS licensed Optician, has been with Eyeglass House for over 13 years and has 20+ years experience in the optical field. Gail’s witty honesty makes your frame selection process easy. She is on top of all the latests trends and lens technologies. She promises you will leave Eyeglass House LOVING your new eyewear.
I started my optical career in 1992. Being a part of the Eyeglass House family for the past 27 years has allowed me to create long lasting relationships with my patients. They trust me with their eyes and know that I will make them “see” and “look” their best with their eyewear.
I am married and have 2 teenage boys. I love spending my summers at the beach and I also love to travel with my family.