Drs. Amanda Weiss and Elena MonksOptometrist and Owner
Originally from St Louis, Dr. Weiss received her doctorate degree from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN in 2004. She completed her residency in Family Practice with an emphasis in Ocular Disease at the Southern College of Optometry in association with the Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
SeaView Eyecare provides comprehensive eye care to the families of Wellington and the surrounding communities. Dr Amanda Weiss and Dr Elena Monks are highly skilled in diagnosing and treating eye disease and correcting vision problems.
Originally from the St Louis area, Dr Weiss completed her undergraduate degree at Southern Illinois University and her doctorate degree and Family Practice Residency at the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. She began her career in South Florida in a specialty practice for glaucoma and retinal disease during which time she served as a coinvestigator in clinical trials for new treatments for glaucoma and macular degeneration. She has experience managing diabetic eye disease, treating chronic dry eye, and has a passion for helping patients who desire great vision without the aid of glasses and patients with irregular corneas requiring specialty contact lenses. SeaView Eyecare provides vision care for many patients with severe dry eye disease, keratoconus, corneal transplants, a history of trauma and complicated refractive surgery, all of whom seek the possibility of the life-changing vision correction and improved comfort that can be found in specialty contact lenses.
Originally from Chelyabinsk, Russia, Dr Monks studied at Uzhno Uralsk State University before moving with her family to New Jersey where she completed her degree at Rutgers University. She worked as a research analyst at the SUNY College of Optometry in New York City, co-authoring many research papers and posters investigating new diagnostic imaging technologies used in retinal and optic nerve diseases. Dr. Monks completed her doctorate degree at Nova Southeastern University and completed an externship at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami. She then completed an Ocular Disease Residency at the Veteran’s Administration Hospital in East Orange, NJ. After 10 years of patient care in New Jersey she returned to Florida and joined SeaView Eyecare. Dr. Monks is skilled in the diagnosis and management of dry eye disease and glaucoma and in aiding adults and children to find the right contact lenses to meet their individual needs. She provides compassionate care and puts patients young and old at ease with her calm and confident care.
SeaView Eyecare has a great selection of eyewear for infants, children, and adults representing the latest in eyewear trends with brand name collections. Patients will find lenses with high quality optics and a highly professional and knowledgeable team happy to assist them in their eyewear and eye care needs.