Dr. Kristin Bever
Dr. Kristin Bever was born and raised in Seminole county. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida and her Doctorate of Optometry at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She completed multiple externships in different modes of practice where she gained proficiency in the diagnosis and management of ocular disease, binocular vision disorders, complex contact lens fittings and co-management of pre- and post-operative surgical procedures. She has provided care in this area for the past 10 years and decided to open Primera Eye Care. She enjoys seeing families and performs exams on children 5 years and older. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and her two dogs.
Dr. Lori Mills Helman
Dr. Lori Mills Helman did her undergraduate studies at the University of Florida and received her Doctorate from the Illinois College of Optometry. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Early in her career she worked in South Florida with her father, a retired Optometrist and her grandfather who was an Optician. She moved to Central Florida to join an Ophthalmology Group in Lake County where she gained proficiency in diagnosis and management of ocular disease, binocular vision disorders, contact lens fittings and co-management of pre- and post-operative surgical procedures during the past 30 years. Dr. Helman is thrilled to be joining Primera Eye Care where she will continue to provide comprehensive eyecare. In her spare time, she enjoys cycling and spending time with family and friends.
Dr. Shirin Mawji-Ali
Dr. Shirin Mawji-Ali is a highly experienced Optometrist who has trained at some of the most distinguished institutions in both the US and the UK. She received her Doctorate of Optometry (OD) from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA and is a graduate of Optometry from Aston University, UK. She completed her clinical externships at University of Miami’s Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Global Vision Rehabilitation Center and MGH’s North End Waterfront Health. These experiences enabled her with skills and adeptness in areas of diagnosis and management of ocular disease, binocular vision disorders, contact lens fittings, specializing in myopia control and co-management of pre- and post-operative surgical procedures. Dr Mawji-Ali enjoys her time at Primera Eyecare where she continues to focus on bespoke patient eyecare. She also likes to spend her free time with her husband and two children.