Meet Our Fort Lauderdale SightTrust Cataract Surgery Staff
Victoria Wiltshire received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Florida Atlantic University. After graduating Cum Laude as a Registered Nurse, she began her career at Broward General Medical Center in the level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Victoria has over 10 years of experience in operating room and surgical recovery, and several years of experience as an office manager in the fields of Ophthalmology, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery. She is a Licensed Healthcare Risk Manager and received her Master’s in Business Administration from Florida International University. As VP and Chief Operating Officer for SightTrust Eye Institute, Victoria’s goal is to ensure that each patient has a unique, relaxing and wonderful surgical experience, while maintaining the utmost in patient care and safety.
Madina Hernandez is a graduate of FIU who has earned a Bachelor degree with honors in Health Services Administration. As Patient Care Coordinator, Madina is responsible for billing, patient communication and outreach, in addition to her other administrative functions at SightTrust.
Ashley Manohar has over 8 years of experience in the eye care field. She graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Biology from Nova Southeastern University. Ashley is certified as a LenSx Technician and is continuing to broaden her skill set by training as an ophthalmic surgical technician, enabling her to assist Dr. Shatz in every aspect of cataract surgery. Ashley prides herself in treating all of our patients as though they are family, providing exceptional care to everyone who enters our office.
Mirella Grinie is a LenSx-Certified Technician and surgical coordinator who has been working in the eye care industry for four years. She received her Bachelor degree in Education from Coastal North Carolina University. Mirella’s primary goal is to ensure that patients receive the best care possible throughout their entire experience at SightTrust.
Jillian Arnold began working in the health care field in 2010 as a Medical Assistant in Internal Medicine, and for the last three years she has devoted her time to eye care. She is a LenSx laser-certified technician and assists both in clinic and the SightTrust Eye Institute Surgery Center. Jillian believes in treating patients with kindness and respect. When not in our clinic she is diligently studying to becoming a Physician’s Assistant.
Erica McKeon has been part of the SightTrust team since its inception. She is the Professional Relations Liaison and the main point of contact for our extensive network of referring doctors. Erica brings with her a five-year background as an award-winning pharmaceutical representative at Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, which she relies on in order to ensure that both our patients and their doctors having nothing but the best experience!
Meet Lilianne Gomez, one of the bright stars of SightTrust’s technical team! Lilianne graduated from McFatter Technical College with a CPOA certification and has been working in the eye care field for over 4 years. She had the privilege of honing her skills in several different eye sub-specialties prior to making her home with us. Lilianne is a LenSx-Certified technician whose goal is to make our patients feel comfortable while helping to ensure they have the best visual outcomes at SightTrust!
Miriam Rivera is one of our amazing Patient Care Coordinators! Miriam has over 5 years of experience in the eye care field. She attended FSU and FIU, pursuing a degree in Biology. Miriam enjoys delivering high quality customer service and has a gentle, caring demeanor which makes it easy for her to connect with our patients.
Kate Flores has over 10 years experience in healthcare, working both in private practice and in hospital settings. She received her bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Service Administration from Keiser University. It is a personal ambition for Kate to make patients and staff feel like they are part of one happy family, and she excels at providing the very best customer service! She is the epitome of a team player and loves to take on any task, no matter how big or small.
Matilde Fidler is a Physician Relations Liaison for the SightTrust team, bringing with her over 10 years of sales experience in the eye care field. She works with our optometric partners in Dade & Broward counties to ensure their patients are being treated with the highest level of care, and providing a seamless referral process. Matilde holds both Bachelor of Science and Masters of Business Administration degrees, and has dedicated her career to building strong relationships with eye care professionals.