Dr. Schwallie and the entire staff at Oracle Vision Care are thankful for the opportunity to take part in your family's eye care needs. We recognize you have a choice for your eye care needs and are committed to exceeding all your expectations.
Dr. Joseph Schwallie is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Optometry. He has been in private practice for approximately 25 years and has provided quality eyecare in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan since 1998. He is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Ohio Optometric Association. His interests include specialty contact lens fitting, dry eye syndrome, refractive surgical techniques and alternatives, and ocular disease treatment and management. He is committed to continually learning new techniques and updating his skills in order to remain a leader in his field.
On a personal side, Dr. Schwallie feels blessed to be married for over 20 years to his beautiful wife Cindy. They have four children ranging from college age to junior high school. While he now coaches and spectates for more sports than he actually plays, he does enjoy attempting to return to his glory years in recreational volleyball and basketball. His other passions include reading, food, microbrews and bible study. As an active member of his church, he leads weekly study groups for men and youth. He also enjoys volunteering and supporting various organizations including The Mildred Bayer Clinic for the Homeless, YES FM Christian Radio, The InfantSee Program, Focus on the Family, and several local schools and churches.
Kimberly Carone is the office manager at Oracle Vision Care. She graduated from Davis College in 1997, with honors, where she studied medical coding/business.
She began working with Dr. Schwallie in October of 1999. She is also the managed care coordinator, and enjoys the time she spends helping our patients.
She has a wonderful son and daughter-in-law, and a beautiful granddaughter. Her interests are crafts, reading, being outdoors, shopping and spending time with her family.
Sheila Kerekes is our senior licensed optician and heads our Temperance MI office. Sheila started her career at Toledo Optical Lab in 1977. After 15 yrs of learning the manufacturing and finishing aspects of creating spectacle lenses. In 1994 she became a licensed dispensing optician and has worked at several area optometrist and ophthamologist office before landing her position at Oracle Vision Care in March, 2011.
Sheila enjoys gardening and spending time with her 2 grandsons.
Amanda Gineman is a class of 1999, local to Holland, OH. She came into the optical field after obtaining her Ophthalmic Assistant certificate from Monroe Community College in 2008. She became an Ohio Licensed Dispensing Optician in 2010. After a two year apprenticeship, and completion of the American Board of Opticianry exam.
Amanda and her husband since 2001 chose to make a home in Swanton, Oh. They became parents to a sweet boy in 2012. While Amanda's husband and son are her pride and joy, she has many hobbies. Amanda enjoys sewing, photography, gardening and crafting to name a few!
Staying open minded to fashion trends, and up to date on the latest lens technologies in an ever changing world; is what helps Amanda stay committed to guiding patients in selecting the best visual solutions to meet their individual needs.
Katina Ortega has worked in the Health-care industry for 25 years. She has extensive knowledge in the optical field and has been an Optician for 8 years. Katina is very proficient in customer service, providing our patients with a fun, caring, and remarkable experience in choosing their eyeglass and lens selections.
Katina is from Texas is married to her best friend, she has three boys, and two grandchildren her family is everything to her. Some hobbies are cooking, gardening, and photography.
Sherrie Jacquot brings 15 years optical experience to Oracle Vision Care. She joined Dr. Schwallie's practice just this year. Having a background in art and design, one of her favorite aspects of the work we do is helping patients select an eyeglass frame that flatters.
Sherrie is from Holland, having graduated from Springfield High School. She is married and lives in the Southwyck area. She enjoys gardening and loves to travel.
Northern Michigan is a favorite nearby destination, where she might be found with Toledo Ski Club friends in January, giving downhill skiing another try, or in July canoeing the Jordan river.
Lindsey Randolph started with Oracle Vision Care in 2015. She joins the practice with 6 years experience in the health care field, including 4 years in the Optometry field. She graduated from Professional Skills Institute in 2010, while remaining on the Deans list throughout her studies.
Two years ago Lindsey and her husband Adam welcomed their greatest blessing yet into the world. Their son Tyler keeps them active and entertained. When not at work Lindsey enjoys cooking, baking, archery and spending time with her family. She loves her Oracle Vision Care family and is excited to see what the future brings.
Jenna Rice is a graduate of the Mercy Collage Ophthalmic Technology program. She has been in the eye field for about 4 years. She has worked with several Ophthalmologist and Optometrists in North West Ohio.
Jenna enjoys reading, spending time with her fiancee in her free time. She is a Crossfit fanatic as well. Jenna is excited to be here at Oracle Vision Care, and very excited to be learning new skills optical.