Dr. Darlene Matejka
Dr. Matejka has been in the eye care field for over 20 years. She and her associates welcome the whole family from children to grandparents. The office has state-of-the-art technology to provide thorough comprehensive exams that include glaucoma and LASIK screening. Redlands Optometry Group is a long established practice that carries a large selection of fashion eyewear and contact lenses. Dr. Matejka has resided in the I.E. for most of her life. She obtained her Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the California Optometric Association, and leads the I.E. Women in Optometry Group. Redlands Optometry Group is involved in the community with the local Boys and Girls Club, Lions Club, VA, and sports and school activities of patients.
Dr. Faith Enfield
Dr. Faith Enfield has been an associate at Redlands Optometry Group since 2014. She earned her doctor of optometry degree from UC Berkeley and completed a residency at Sierra Nevada VA Medical Center. She also trained in pediatrics at Children's Eye Institute and enjoys seeing patients of all ages. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, California Optometric Association, and Inland Empire Optometric Association. Dr. Enfield learned Spanish while studying abroad in Salinas, Ecuador and has led volunteer optometry service missions in both Ecuador and Thailand. In private practice, Dr. Enfield appreciates the opportunity to spend time with her patients to optimize their vision and ocular health as their primary eye care provider.
Ivette Rodriguez: Front Office
Ivette studied at American Career College as an Optical Technician. She completed her externship program here at Redlands Optometry Group. Upon completing the program she joined our team. She not only is able to do what she loves but brings her enthusiastic energy. Ivette is fluent in Spanish and Sign Language. Ivette handles all of our contact lens trainings. She takes the time to connect with each one of our patients to assure their needs are met. Her outside hobbies include road trips, a passion for music, and loves to be around family and friends.
Doug Miller: Lab Manager
Doug has worked for our office for over 19 years. His dedication to our office and each individual patient helps us achieve our goal of excellent patient care. Doug enjoys seeing our longtime patients year after year. He operates our on-site laboratory, ensuring our patients are assisted each step of the way. Fun Facts: Doug has a Bachelor’s Degree, loves The Buckeye’s, active in coaching soccer, He can also quote most movies and songs. Doug always enjoys a good laugh too!
Ben Smith: Optician
Ben has been with us for over 8 years and has been in the industry for over 14 years. He studied at California State University Fresno where he received his Bachelors in 1996. In 2005 he received his ABO Certification. He not only is a master at fitting and styling eyewear, but in customizing lens designs to an individual lifestyle and visual needs. Everybody knows Ben! In his spare time, he likes to go hiking, travel, and loves a good laugh.
Naomi Gonzales: Optician/Billing
Naomi joined our practice 9 years ago. With 16 years of experience in this industry, she is skilled in selecting and fitting your eyewear needs. As well as training in insertion and removal of contact lenses. She earned her ABO certification in 1996. In 2003 she received training and certification in insurance coding and billing. Naomi is employed as both insurance biller and optical technician she also takes the lead with front office inquiries and resolves issues that arise. Naomi has always been striven to give excellent customer service and exerting herself in building a rapport with our patients. She enjoys volunteering and spending time weekly in pursuit to helping others. Her favorite recreation is spending time with her grandchildren.