2605 LINCOLN BLVD  SANTA MONICA  CA 90405 (310) 452-1039

Services now include Neurovisual Medicine for Binocular Vision Dysfunction in Santa Monica

Javier is a board certified optician and a graduate of American Career College.  He has expanded knowledge of frames and lens materials.  He strives to exceed your expectations in helping you select the best quality eye wear that best fits your lifestyle. He is experienced in lens manufacturing and is skilled in frame adjustments.  Javier is eager to help everyone see a clearer future.

Yazmin has five years in the retail industry.  Her main focus is to make all who enter the office to feel welcome and to make sure to meet all their needs.  She loves working with people and building relationships.  She is currently working toward becoming a registered nurse.  She enjoys learning new things and expanding her knowledge base.

Yazmin, Patient Care Coordinator

Quenia has ten years of experience in customer service, stemming from retail management.  She completed the Optical Dispensing Program at the American Career College.  She enjoys communicating and building relationships with patients.  Her focus is in making sure you feel welcome and valued at our practice.

Javier, ABO Certified Optician

​​​Quenia, Patient Care Coordinator

Karen, ABO Certified Optician

Dr. Sarah Ito, Board Certified Optometrist

Orthokeratology - Myopia Control | Scleral Contact Lenses | Neuro-Visual Medicine

Antwanett, ABO Certified Optician

Karen brings a strong sense of professionalism and knowledge to the Ocean Park Optometry team.  With her many years of experience starting in 1996, she has a natural understanding for patients' needs, and thrives on making each individual experience not only enjoyable and thorough, but personalized and informative.  Along with her expertise in eye wear, Karen manages our optical department to make sure that we provide our patients with excellent service and value.  


Antwanett has been in the optical field since 1995.  She is an expert in customer service and an excellent personal eyewear style consultant.  She has acquired a special skill in dispensing as a result of her experience with fashion forward, exclusive designs.  She loves working with people and loves being an optician.  Antwanett is in charge of customer service and is a board certified optician.

With over sixty years of combined experience, and an unparalleled level of education and training, our dedicated staff will provide you with the highest quality of eye care and eye wear, in an atmosphere of compassion, professionalism and enthusiasm.  Thank you for choosing Ocean Park Optometry.

Dr. Ito is a therapeutic licensed optometrist who is trained in the treatment and management of visual conditions and eye diseases, specialty contact lenses, orthokeratology or myopia reduction and control, and ocular pre- and post-operative care. She is certified at the highest level possible, with the ability to treat glaucoma and other eye conditions with prescription medications. Dr. Ito is board certified by the American Board of Optometry, having met the requirements to achieve Diplomate status.  She is enthusiastic about expanding her education and training, and keeps abreast of all new developments in eye care science and innovations in eye care, contact lenses, frames and lenses. She earned her Doctorate of Optometry degree from Southern California College of Optometry in 1993. She received her Bachelors degree with honors from Occidental College in 1989. She also completed accredited programs at the California Institute of Technology, UCLA, UC Irvine, Korea University, Yonsei University (Korea), and Waseda University (Japan), where she spent a year as an international student. She is an early adopter of new technology and is eager to provide customized solutions for her patients.  Most recently, Dr. Ito received training from Dr. Debby Feinberg of Vision Specialists of Michigan in NeuroVisual Medicine to treat Binocular Vision Dysfunction to help patients with symptoms such as headaches, dizziness, anxiety and gait imbalance.

  • Board Certified, Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry
  • National Board of Examiners Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease Certified
  • Diagnostic & Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agent Certified
  • Lacrimal Dilation and Irrigation Certified
  • Glaucoma Certified
  • Corneal Refractive Therapy Certified
  • GOV Orthokeratology Certified
  • Kerasoft Certified
  • Synergeyes Certified
  • ​Zenlens Scleral Lens Certified
  • BlephEx Certified
  • Kamra Corneal Inlay Post-Op Care Certified
  • NeuroVisual Medicine Certified for the Evaluation and Treatment of Binocular Vision Dysfunction 
  • Member of the American Optometric Association
  • Member of the American Optometric Association Contact Lens Section
  • Member of the California Optometric Association
  • Member of the Los Angeles County Optometric Society
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthokeratology & Myopia Control
  • Member of the Optometric Extension Program (Enhancement of Visual Performance)
  • Member of the Society of NeuroVisual Medicine
  • ​Member of the Vestibular Disorders Association