Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.
Sandy has been with Dr. Soto’s office since the 1990s and in the medical field since high school. As our frame stylist, she enjoys having a great frame selection and the latest lens technology to help patients look and see great. She believes that sometimes creating a new look can be a group effort, and will often inspire patients to ask for a second opinion. Of course, Sandy is usually right. The most rewarding part of her job is sharing the patients’ excitement when they try on their cool new glasses. Sandy enjoys spending her free time with friends and her pets.
Amanda educates our patients about correcting their vision and preventing or treating eye diseases. She assists patients in deciding what is best for them. She is also fully trained using our technology instruments. She is proficient in contact lens training and also performs patient check out. She helps patients understand their insurance benefits and pre-appoints patients to ensure they have an appointment for the following year. Amanda likes to spend her free time with friends and family, or playing video games and watching movies.
Tyler has been in the optical field since 2007. He has been Dr. Soto's ophthalmic technician since 2016, when he moved to Sarasota from South Carolina. Tyler is knowledgeable and well-trained on all of our technological instruments. He takes great pride in assisting with the care of patients. Outside of work he likes to spend his time relaxing with friends.