Meet our staff

The Staff at Maggiore Family Eye Care 

Dr. Rhiannon Maggiore

Dr. Rhiannon Maggiore is a long time resident of Charlotte County and has provided top quality care to her patients in Southwest Florida since 2006. Dr. Maggiore was born in Greeley, Colorado. She moved to Charlotte County with her family in 1985, graduated from Charlotte High School in 1998, and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Central Florida, with a Bachelor degree in Molecular/Microbiology in 2002. Dr. Maggiore attended Nova Southeastern University, graduating in 2006 with a Bachelor degree in Vision Science and her Doctorate of Optometry.

After graduation, Dr. Maggiore practiced with an ophthalmology practice in Lee County, FL before deciding to practice closer to home and family. She is a Board Certified Optometrist, as well as an active member of the American Optometric Association, Florida Optometric Association and the Southwest Florida Optometric Association.

Dr. Maggiore provides primary health care, diagnosing, managing and treating conditions and diseases of the eye and visual system. Dr. Maggiore prescribes and fits glasses and contact lenses. She fits contact lenses for distance and reading (multifocal), monovision, astigmatism (toric), and specialty contact lenses, including hybrids and scleral lenses. She utilizes the healthiest contact lens materials and the most advanced lens designs available.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Coffee

Dr. Valerie Moulds

Dr. Valerie Moulds  sees patients on Mondays and Wednesdays. She brings with her 23 years of experience in a large ophthalmology practice. She specializes in primary eye care, contact lenses, and pediatrics.

She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, and the Arizona Optometric Association. She is certified by the Florida State Board of Optometry, the Arizona Board of Optometry, and has her systemic medication certification.

She received her Bachelor of Science from Nova Southeastern University, as well as her Doctor of Optometry degree. Her externships included the Bay Pines VA Hospital and the well known Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.

Dr. Moulds was born in Bartow, FL and she grew up in Sebring, FL. She and her husband have three children. She enjoys horseback riding, exercising, and spending time with her family.

Amy 

Amy has transitioned from patient care at the front desk to the clinic with Dr. Maggiore. She grew up in North Port, and graduated from Venice High in 1994. She lives with her husband and daughter in North Port. She is an avid book reader and cat lover.

She has been in the eye care field for 14 years. She has extensive clinical ophthalmology experience which makes her a valuable tool with coordinating patient care. She coordinates and performs diagnostic testing, patient scheduling, insurance verification, and multiple other things that help the office run smoothly.

Amy helps create a friendly and relaxing first experience in our office, we are grateful that she picked us!

Favorite ice cream flavor: Cookies-n-cream

 

Elizabeth

Elizabeth joined us in 2017. She grew up in Arcadia and joined us after finishing high school. She works in many different aspects of the office from front desk to the optical.

She currently resides in Arcadia with her husband, son,  and dog Charlie. She has been a wonderful addition and will go far with her strong work ethic.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

 

Tina 

Tina joined us in 2019 from an extensive history in the medical field. You will find her behind the front desk answering the phones and helping to keep the schedule running smoothly.

She is a friendly smile, a kind voice, and a wonderful addition to our practice.

Tina is a lifetime Florida resident and she likes to spend her free time RVing and with her dog Princess.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Salted Caramel

 

Anina

Anina joined us in 2020 at the front desk. She has extensive medical practice experience, Six years in Integrative Medicine and 13 years in Orthopaedics.

She greets you as you walk in the door, and is there to help schedule appointments and manage the schedule.

She loves spending time at the beach and with her kitties Django and Sebastian.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Butter Pecan

 

Denise

Denise joined us in 2019. She works part time behind the front desk .She helps with scheduling appointments, greeting patients when they enter and helping them with paperwork and insurance. She is always willing to help and keeps the office flowing smoothly.

She is an 18 year Florida resident. She enjoys sewing, spending time with her family, three children and dog Bella.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Mocha Chip

 

Michele

Michele joined us in the optical this year when she moved to Florida from Ohio. She comes from another Vision Source practice, so she is familiar with the products we use and what it means to provide excellent customer service.

She likes to sing karaoke, play black jack, and spend time with her dogs Coco and Josey.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Muskmelon from Miller’s Melons in Milan, Ohio.

 

Niki 

Kiki has joined us in the optical from a large private practice in Colorado. She also has worked in a Vision Source practice and brings valuable specialty contact lens experience. We are so happy to have more help in the optical so that we can provide a more personalized experience.

She spends her free time at the beach and with her dogs Boomer, Angus, and Arlene.

Favorite ice cream flavor: Pralines & Cream