Christine is an American Board Certified Optician. She’s worked over 26 years in the optical field both in California and Texas. She has experience in all areas of the profession including frame styling, back office technician and coordinating patient care. She has 4 children and 4 grandchildren and enjoys event planning and home decorating.
Emily received a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Communication from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. She has worked at the practice throughout high school and college. She became a certified vision therapist in 2015 and is also now the practice manager. She loves working one on one with patients of all ages. When she’s not at the office she can be found working on her other passion, graphic and eyewear design.
A Philadelphia native, Christina relocated to the San Diego area in 2015. Christina was a dual major in Secondary Education and Earth Science, earning a Bachelor’s degree in 2009 from La Salle University. While working as a Middle School science teacher, Christina earned her Master of Science from Wilkes University. Applying her background in education and science, Christina is part of our Vision Therapy team as well as a dynamic office team member. In her free time, Christina enjoys hiking, cooking, volunteering, traveling and continuing to discover the San Diego area!
Zoey was adopted at the age of 2 from a rescue organization in 2011 by Dr. Christensen and her husband. She is a very calm and even tempered pup. She joined our office to provide support and comfort to both the staff and patients. If you, for any reason, are uncomfortable around dogs, just let one of her co-workers know and we will keep her out of your way during your visit. Stay up to date on what she is up to by following her on