We’ve been in the evolving ophthalmic industry since 1992, and though many things have changed, one thing never will: our focus on you. To complement our innovative technology, exceptional customer service, and strong relationships with clients, US Ophthalmic is adding what was missing to the industry: support for small businesses, large businesses, and communities that lack the necessary tools and resources to make their perfect vision a reality.
We know that people within our community, as well as in communities around the globe, rely on our resources and technology to grow their business and make a positive impact on the world. We want people to live better lives and hope to make that reality possible by delivering a vision that inspires yours.
Founder & CEO (BIO)
Co-Founder & CFO (BIO)
Accounting & Finance Manager (BIO)
LA Sales Manager
LA Business Development Representative-Huvitz (BIO)
LA/Caribbean Speciality (BIO)
Dra. Sara Assael
LA Business Development Representative
International Sales Business Development Representative
Customer Service Manager (BIO)
LA Customer Service Representative
USA Technical Department Manager (BIO)
LA Technical Department Manager
Executive Assistant (BIO)
Dra. Gisela Chomski
Medical Director at US Ophthalmic (BIO)
Web Developer (BIO)
Gustavo Lancewicki / Founder & CEO
Originally from Argentina, Gustavo started his life as an entrepreneur and his love for the Optical world at a very early age. After getting his technical degrees in Electronics, and a specific degree in Optics & Contact lens, he jumped into academia to get his Engineering degree. While pursuing his career, he founded a startup company that focused on importing and selling optical and ophthalmological equipment. Business was booming, so he decided to put all of his efforts into developing it further.
Twelve years later, he decided to play in the big leagues and move with his family to the US to start the business he always dreamed of: an international hub for the best optical equipment in the world, with the best service, and the best price.
In 2002, US Ophthalmic was born in South Florida, the place that Gustavo, his wife and three children are now calling home. The company is close to the Miami international Airport and provides equipment from the best suppliers in the world and puts them in the hands of Ophthalmologists, small businesses, hospitals and global distributors. When Gustavo is not hard at work, he enjoys spending quality time with him family.
Carina Lancewicki / Co-Founder & CFO
Born in Argentina, Carina has been the acting CFO at US Ophthalmic since their opening in 2002 and holds an Accountant Bachelor degree. When it comes to the business, Carina is passionate about finding the perfect balance between innovation, quality and precision. She hopes that in providing the best equipment to all doctors, there will be better and more professional medicine within reach of communities and small businesses in need.
Carina’s in-depth knowledge, personal experience in the industry and unique passion make her the heart of US Ophthalmic. She also holds a real estate license, has 3 kids, and loves to read in her free time.
Flora Pazos / Accounting & Finance Manager
Flora has been invaluable to US Ophthalmic since 2013. She holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Miami and a Licentiate in Business Administration.
She oversees all areas of finance and administration, including, but not limited to: coordinating and overseeing the importation of our products, payroll, accounts payable and receivable, inventory, banking, and sales commission tracking. In addition to juggling all of these roles, Flora is the focal point for human resources management and serves as the liaison between US Ophthalmic and insurance & custom brokers, as well as the public accounting firm.
Flora’s hobbies are reading, walking, and jogging with her dog. She spends her free time with her kids and getting involved with their extracurricular activities, as well as volunteering at their school.
Bruno Luppi da silva / LA Business Development Representative-Huvitz
Bruno is from Brazil and joined USOphthalmic in 2013. He speaks fluently Portuguese, English and Spanish. He holds a bachelor degree in Business Management, and has accomplished several specialization courses, his last one from the renowned University of Yale.
He’s passionate about sales, making new connections and developing great relationships with clients, who become friends.
Bruno’s a big fan of sports, on his free time he plays soccer, rides his motorcycle, enjoys the beach life and travel.
Alberto Amos / LA/Caribbean Retail Sales Representative
My name is Alberto Amos, I’m in charge of the area of Mrkt Specialist Latin America and the Caribbean and I was born in Venezuela – Caracas.
With our long experience in the field of Ophthalmology for more than 18 years, we make sure that our clients improve or start all those years that they have been study for so long, now is time to put it in real life. We show them how is the process of growth of an optician from its beginning or in the case of continuing to grow and reach a greater number of patients with greater speed without losing quality. For that, you need the correct instrument to reach this goal. There, is were we get it to, assistant and teach ours customers what instrument are better for them and whats are the benefits (commercial and medical).
My favorite Hobby is doing sports and reading.
I have almost 5 years in the company.
Marjory Molina / Customer Service Manager
Marjory graduated with a degree in Accounting and Business Administration and has been a valuable player at US Ophthalmic since July 2015. She has had a remarkable impact by facilitating communication between the US Ophthalmic team, as well as local & global clients.
Marjory has a unique ability to coordinate our expansive inventory with the unpredictable operations our clients and customers may demand.
She spends much of her spare time volunteering for charity organizations, including Autism Awareness and Breast Cancer Awareness.
Alberto Amos / LA/Caribbean Retail Sales Representative
Osmel joined USOphthalmic in 2018. Graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering and Medical Engineering. Osmel supports eyecare professionals with assistance to maintain their clinical equipment in a safe and operational condition over their whole life cycle. He also provides medical electronics and mechanical engineering services relating to the repair, maintenance, performance testing, calibration and installation of clinical equipment.
Osmel finds himself very strongly drawn to the unique working philosophy that fuels USOphthalmic‘s operations and sees his role in the medical device industry as a vocation and more than a job. He is inspired by the company’s mission of providing the latest technology in the field and making it accessible to all eyecare professionals around the world.
Blondie Orta / Executive Assistant
Born in Havana, Cuba, I moved to Italy where I studied in a Technical Commercial School obtaining a Diploma in Accountancy and later a Bachelor’s Degree in International Cultures, Languages and Literature.
After graduation, I worked for a chain of restaurants firm as Executive Assistant and Commercial Support to the company. Two years ago, I relocated to Miami where I worked as Estimator and Inside Sales Support for a company that supplies construction material.
On May 2018, I joined the US Ophthalmic team where I’m eager to put my background at the service of the company.
In my spare time I enjoy, traveling, reading and working out.
Miriela Valenzuela / Web Developer
Born in Havana, where she studied Computer Science at the university.
On September 2011, I joined the US Ophthalmic team.
It is responsible for the development and maintenance of the company’s websites.
Miriela’s hobbies are resting at home with her family.
Dra. Gisela Chomski / Medical Director at US Ophthalmic
Medical Ophthalmologist graduated from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA), Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Specialized in Clinical and Surgical Ophthalmology.
Subspecialized in Ocuplasty (eyelids, lacrimal system, ocular surface, and dry eye).
Former doctor of the Clínica de Ojos Dr. Nano, Buenos Aires, Argentina (from 1997 to 2016).
Did an Oculoplastic Fellowship at the Instituto Oftalmológico Barraquer, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, España.
Did an Oculoplastic Fellowship at the Centro Oftalmológico Moreiras, Santiago de Compostela, España.
Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).