Doctor & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctor and staff who make Palm Beach Eyes the leading provider of vision care products and services in Boynton Beach.
Dr. Greg Pientka
Dr. Greg Pientka graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Illinois University in 1990 and received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1995. He spent his residency at the Bay Pines VA Medical Center in Bay Pines, FL after graduation. In 1998 Dr. Pientka became the operating owner of Palm Beach Eyes of Boynton Beach. Dr. Pientka maintains membership in the American Optometric Association, the Florida Optometric Association, and the Palm Beach County Optometric Association.
Outside of the office, Dr. Pientka enjoys an active outdoor lifestyle with an emphasis in fitness and nutrition along with his wife Kathy and their two children. He enjoys fishing, boating, jet skiing, camping, fly tying, and concerts.
Kathy Pientka has worked together with her husband, Dr. Pientka since 1998. As the Practice Administrator Kathy works behind the scenes focusing on accounts payable, human resources and general administrative duties. Over the years she has enjoyed technical patient care, as well as frame styling in our optical.
In her free time, Kathy enjoys spending time with her family, reading, playing tennis, fishing, boating, jet skiing, swimming, movies and concerts.
OPTICIANS / EYEWEAR STYLISTS
With a combined experience of over 60 years, Rae, Sandra and Joelle bring a comprehensive knowledge base to the team. Each stylist has extensive experience in fitting frames and discussing lens options. They work tirelessly in their commitment to offer our patients the best in frame style, quality, and durability.
Rae learned sign language in college and is a volunteer with many local charities.
Sandra is a Licensed Optician and has a blast glamping at the beach with her husband and two beautiful daughters.
Joelle has an excellent eye for style and has a weakness for sunglasses! In addition to taking great care of our patients, Joelle is working diligently on various administrative tasks in an effort to ensure our patient visits run smoothly.
Laura, Ariana and Natalie assist our doctor with each exam. Each of our techs have a knack for patient care and an in-depth knowledge of our high tech systems such as the Optomap Retinal Exam.
Laura is fluent in Spanish and has a great eye for her favorite hobby, photography.
Ariana has a great sense of humor, a fun loving spirit and a smile that cheers up any room!
Natalie comes to us all the way from South Africa and brings both Tech and Front Office experience.
PATIENT AND INSURANCE COORDINATORS
Our team experts in insurance benefits and eligibility are Rachel, Lizette and Criss. Coming and going you can count on this team to be proactive and prepared for your visit.
Rachel enjoys spending time with her family and is an animal lover.
Lizette has several years of experience in optometric front desk patient care and she strives to ensure a great visit for all our patients.