Carmen has been at Westrum Optometry since October of 2014 and took over as Office Manager in December of 2016. She has over three years of previous management experience. She enjoys helping everyone that comes through the door and specializes in frame styling. She currently is looking to see what other education would be helpful in the field. Her most important management job, however, is at home, maintaining order with a husband, a daughter Litzy, and their dog Maya! Carmen speaks English and Spanish.
Susana has been with Westrum Optometry since April of 2011 where she specializes in patient care. Susana primarily works assisting the doctor with contact lens fitting and follow-ups. Additionally, in the last two years, she has been completing pretesting for patients. Her friendly smile will always welcome you into Westrum Optometry, and she will gladly assist you with all your questions. Susana has a nine-year-old son, Jovanni. Susana speaks both English and Spanish.
Olga has been with Westrum Optometry since January 2012. She specializes in helping you find the perfect frame that will fit you properly according to your personality. She will also take all necessary measurements in order to have exceptional top quality lenses that will suit your lifestyle. She will gladly be able to answer any question you might have from scheduling an eye appointment to helping you understand your insurance benefits. Olga loves spending time with her husband and two sons, Alex and Mateo.
Faby has been at Westrum Optometry since January 2014. She is in charge of all your insurance needs and has a great knowledge regarding your insurance benefits. She is certified as an Office Administrative Assistant. She is happily married to her husband Jose and has a son named Ulises. She also has two dogs named Sophie and Morgan. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and being active in her church.
Gris has been with Westrum Optometry since April of 2016. She takes great pleasure in helping patients. Her goal is for patients to feel welcome when walking in and have a smile when they leave the office. Gris also specializes in frame styling and frame adjustments. She is a very happy, fun loving person. She and her husband, Nicolas, enjoy spending quality time with their beautiful daughter, Evelyn.
Leslie is the newest member of Westrum Optometry. She has been with us since November of 2016. Leslie has a son named Lian, who is the joy of her life. She loves spending time with her family and going on walks. She is a helpful hand and always there to greet you with a smile.
Karime graduated from the University of Iowa in 2003 earning degrees in Art and Environmental Studies. After graduating from the University of Iowa, she worked at her father’s doctors office in multiple capacities. Together, Karime and Joel opened Westrum Optometry in 2006. She has helped in building the offices’ strong reputation by providing years of quality, dependable service to all patients and by building a friendly and kind name in the East Village. When she is not at the office, Karime spends much of her time at home raising their daughters, Helena and Rose.
Westrum Optometry - East Village DSM
Welcome to Westrum Optometry, we are located in the Historic East Villiage in downtown Des Moines. We provide a variety of services, including; comprehensive eye exams, children's eye exams, and LASIK Co-Management. Whether strictly utilitarian or a complete fashion statement, your comfort, and vision while wearing corrective lenses or eyewear is our primary concern. Westrum Optometry will work closely with you to determine the best solution for your eyes, prescription, and lifestyle. We provide our services in English and Spanish.
315 East 5th Street, East Village - Des Moines, IA 50309 | T. (515) 282-5005 | F. (515) 282-2010 | [email protected]