Christina M. Buonomo is a Massachusetts native and graduated cum Laude from the University of Massachusetts Boston with a B.S. in psychology and pre-med. She then attended the New England College of Optometry where she interned at many local hospitals and clinics such as: the Boston and Jamaica Plain VA Hospitals, and the Lynn, East Boston, and Joseph Smith community health centers. She also spent time interning at Capital Eye Consultants of VA where she managed post-cataract patients. Before joining Advanced Eye Centers, Dr. Buonomo worked with patients in a private practice environment. She loves family-oriented care and treasures the deep personal connections she makes with her patients and their families.
We would like to welcome Lisa A Marques, O.D. to our team!
Dr. Marques graduated from Stonehill College in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She went on to receive her Doctorate of Optometry in 19992 from the New England College of Optometry. In 1987 and 1988 she completed clinical externships in Boston and Atlanta, GA. She is licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Optometry and is TPA (therapeutic pharmaceutical agents) certified.
She specializes in medical Optometry including routine eye examinations, post operative care, and contact lens fittings.
She has been practicing in Fall River and Taunton since 1992 and will continue to see patients in our Fall River and Taunton Offices.
Dr. Marques is fluent in Portuguese and lives in Fall River with her husband and daughter.
Dr. Marques is now seeing patients in Fall River and Taunton. Please call one of her offices to schedule an appointment with Dr. Marques.
AEC will be donating today and we encourage those who can help to do the same. Unfortunately the effects of this tragedy is not yet over.
Boston residents please do as your local law enforcement instructs of you.
Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Tom Menino have announced the formation of The One Fund Boston, Inc. to help the people most affected by the tragic events that occurred in Boston on April 15, 2013.
Aliya Zul Jiwani MD graduated from Harvard University with a BA in Chemistry. She was subsequently awarded a highly competitive Harvard Public Service Fellowship. She then graduated from Yale School of Medicine with a Doctor of Medicine degree. She was awarded the prestigious Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, where she performed glaucoma research. She first authored a peer reviewed publication examining caffeine’s effects on the eye, and co-authored several other glaucoma publications. Dr. Jiwani completed her internship and ophthalmology residency at Harvard.
Dr. Jiwani is on staff at Advanced Eye Centers and Southcoast Hospitals (St. Luke’s and Charlton Memorial). Dr. Jiwani is a comprehensive ophthalmologist dedicated to providing exceptional, ethical patient care. She resides in Dartmouth, MA.