Bryan M. Wolynski, O.D., F.A.A.O.
Dr. Bryan Wolynski is a 2000 graduate of the New England College of Optometry and completed a residency in primary care at Nova Southeastern University. In addition to practicing at Glasses On First, Dr. Wolynski provides eye care at Metro Community Health Center in the Bronx for special needs patients, provides eye exams for the Homeless at community shelters through the non-profit Care for the Homeless and is a clinical instructor at SUNY College of Optometry working in their homebound program. He also provides community service through his work with the Lions Club, providing screenings and comprehensive eye exams to children in need throughout the city. Dr. Wolynski has worked and continues to consult for the Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and their Heiken Children's Vision Program, providing free eye care and glasses for financially underprivileged school children throughout the state of Florida. He as well consults for OrCam Technologies, an Israeli company who makes the MyEye assistive technology device for people who are blind or visually impaired and has appeared on CBS News, Fox News, NY1, The Steve Harvey Show, Dr Phil and The Doctors as a medical expert. Most recently he was honored to be the keynote speaker at a technology start up conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Over the years he has spoken on various optometric topics both nationally, internationally and at the United Nations. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, The Optometric Society of the City of New York, The Lions Club and is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. At Glasses on First, Dr. Wolynski provides adult and children's primary eye care, contact lens exams, and provides low vision exams.
Joseph Puglia, Licensed Optician, ABO
Joseph Puglia is a licensed New York State optician and is certified nationally by the American Board of Opticians. He has over 30 years of experience, most of which has been in the Upper East Side community.
Steve Wolynski, Licensed Optician
Steve Wolynski served in the United States Marine Corps and is a Vietnam Combat Veteran. He has over 40 years of experience as an optician and has been a fixture on the upper east side since 1981. He believes in providing honest and quality care. He and his son, Optometrist Bryan Wolynski, have been proudly working together since 2002.
Our staff is thoroughly trained and knowledgeable in all aspects of the optical field and your vision care plan.