Doctors & Staff

doc1BRAD MASUGA, OD

Dr. Masuga is originally from Marquette, Michigan. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology in 2003 and obtained his Doctorate of Optometry from Ferris State University in 2007. Dr. Masuga went on to complete a residency at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute where he specialized in the treatment and management of ocular disease.

Dr. Masuga began practicing in Sarasota from 2008-2013 and opened InFocus Family Eyecare in May 2014. He provides comprehensive eye care and offers the latest in eyewear, frames and contact lenses including in toric and multifocal designs. Along with providing annual eye exams, Dr. Masuga specializes in the treatment of eye diseases such as dry eye, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. He enjoys seeing patients of all ages, including children and young adults.

Professionally, Dr. Masuga is a member of the American Optometric Association and Florida Optometric Association. He is committed to providing quality eye care to individuals and their families.

 

doc2ASHLEY MASUGA, OD, FAAO

Dr. Ashley Masuga is a board certified optometric physician specializing in the treatment of eye disease and pediatric eye care. Originally from Chesterfield, Michigan, Dr. Masuga completed her undergraduate studies at Western Michigan University in 2003 and obtained her Doctorate of Optometry from Ferris State University in 2007. Dr. Ashley Masuga went on to complete a residency at the world renowned Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, in Miami, Florida, and obtained her Fellowship from the American Academy of Optometry in 2009.

Dr. Masuga practices full-scope optometry including vision testing, prescriptions for eye wear and the fitting of contact lenses. She also performs pre-operative and post-operative treatment for cataract and LASIK patients. Dr. Masuga is residency trained in the treatment of glaucoma, macular degeneration and retinal pathology. She also performs pediatric eye examinations for children.

Dr. Masuga is actively involved with her community. She is a member of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce and the Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance. In 2008, Dr. Masuga joined the Manatee Young Professionals, and continues to serve on both their Leadership Committee and Community Service Subcommittee. She is a graduate of Leadership Manatee class of 2014 and is also involved in the Healthy Start Manatee Program. Professionally, Dr. Masuga is a member of the American Optometric Association and Florida Optometric Association.

 

staff2TIFFANY STRIPLING

Tiffany was born and raised in the beautiful town of Bradenton, Florida. She has been in the optometry field for over 20 years working on both the medical side and the optical area. Her true passion is for eyewear consulting. She has an excellent understanding of lens design and technology as well as an eye for choosing the right frame for her patients. Tiffany believes in continuing her education and is currently studying for her ABO and NCLE. She will be obtaining her state license in the near future.

Outside of work and her studies, Tiffany is very involved with the Hernando Desoto Crewe volunteering for many charity events throughout the year and across the country. She also enjoys living in paradise by boating, fishing, kayaking and bike riding.

Tiffany is very excited for the bright future here at InFocus Family Eyecare and looks forward to helping her patients look and see better.

 

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Morgan was born and raised in Bradenton Florida, where she resides with her husband and daughter. Morgan graduated from Lakewood Ranch High School in 2013 and then went on to Manatee Technical College where she received her Para- Optometric Assisting Certification.

Not only is she excellent with patients, Morgan is proficient in Pre-test Examinations, Visual Field Testing, Contact Lens Insertion & Removal Training and Electronic Health Records. Morgan is also proficient in the selection of eye wear frames and ophthalmic lenses for her patients.

Morgan Joined the Infocus Family eye care team in 2015 and is very excited to continue her career assisting in eye care. Morgan plans on expanding her knowledge by taking the NCLE and ABO.

Outside of work Morgan loves to read and do outdoor activities with her family.

 

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JORDAN

Jordan was born and raised in Lafayette, Indiana.

She moved to Florida in 2012 with her husband after graduating from Purdue University with a B.S. in Management.

Jordan has a passion for serving patients – her primary goal is to make sure that each patient has a positive experience with our office. Jordan joined InFocus Family Eyecare in 2015, and she is excited to continue on with optometric assisting and expanding her eye care knowledge.

Outside of work, Jordan loves to spend time with her husband and two sons. She is also very involved in the East Bradenton Campus of Bayside Community Church.

 

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Andrea

Andrea was born in Hanford, California but was raised in Palmetto, Florida. She has always had a keen interest in optometry. She pursued her passion and attended Manatee Technical College where she received her Paraoptometric Assistant Certification in 2014.

Andrea enjoys working with patients and tending to their needs. She is fluent in Spanish and has been a wonderful addition to InFocus. She has extensive training in prelimary testing and is also proficient in the fitting of eye wear. She can assist patients in the selection of their frames and choice in lens design. She also performs contact lens insertion/removal training for patients. Andrea joined Infocus Family Eyecare in 2016 and she is excited to continue her eye care career and further her knowledge in the area of optometry.

In the future Andrea would like to continue her education by attending Optometry school and receiving her OD in optometry.

Outside of work, Andrea enjoys spending time with her family and friends.