Our Team


Lisa McGuinn

[ Receptionist ]

Receptionist of over 20 years, known by locals as the lady of Lakemba. Lisa is a real people person & never misses her yoga.

Yasmin Alkahwati

[ Receptionist ]

A passionate student blending seamlessly into the clinics fabric. Always with a smile, deeply rooted in her Muslim and Middle Eastern heritage and finds solace in books, bringing a unique perspective and warmth to our team.

Rahab Aftab

[ Receptionist ]

A future lawyer in the making, Rahab spends her free time playing netball or buried in a book. She is always up for anything, and is the laid-back friend who's always eager to have a chat!

Mariam Osman

[ Receptionist ]

A University student, big sis and summer lover; Mariam is always up for a chat.

Stephanie Pham

[ Receptionist ]

Bright and talented future lawyer, Stephanie is both witty and fun. Outside her books and work, she is a basketball coach and has a creative side.

Felicia Le

[ Receptionist ]

Optometry student of many talents. Felicia is a pianist & volleyball enthusiast by day; Succulent & goldfish keeper by night.


Michael Kang

[ Principal Optometrist, BOptom (TPA) MCom ]

Optometrist/ UNSW supervisor with a special interest in Complex Contact Lens Fitting. Michael can be seen hitting the ski slopes outside his busy schedule.

Thomas Cheong

[ Principal Optometrist, BOptom (TPA) ]

Optometrist of over 10 years & prior UNSW supervisor. Thomas is a budding latte artist, lover of beautiful designs & addicted to inspiring DIY videos.

Maya Zakzouk

[ Optometrist, BOptom (Hons) MOptom GradCertOcTher ]

Maya first joined the practise as a new graduate over 15 yrs ago. She travelled to work across regional NSW and the ACT for a number of years. We are pleased to have her back on our team. Fluent in Arabic and great with children