Our team of dedicated eye health professionals are here to serve you. We combine extensive knowledge in the field of optometry with a passion for helping people solve their vision problems. It is our goal to create a friendly and professional atmosphere that you can rely on for all of your eye health needs.

Dr. Nora Gindi

Dr. Nora Gindi is a Board Certified Optometric Physician. She received her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from York College in 1978 & her Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in 1984. Following her graduation, Dr. Gindi completed her postgraduate studies in Vision Therapy, Low Vision, & Specialty Contact Lenses. While establishing her Clearwater private practice in 1986, Dr. Gindi served as an adjunct professor in advanced contact lens care education at St. Petersburg College. She has been a guest lecturer at several hospitals & schools across the Tampa Bay area.

Dr. Gindi’s optometric experience over the last 30 years has encompassed a wide range of treatment modalities including Vision Therapy, Glaucoma management, Dry Eyes therapy, Refractive Surgery (LASIK) management, Cataract evaluation & management, Low Vision, general & specialty Contact Lens fitting, Light Photo-Therapy (Syntonics), and Nutritional and Functional Medicine Intervention. Dr. Gindi’s professional affiliations include: Pinellas Optometric Association (POA), Florida Optometric Association (FOA), American Optometric Association (AOA), the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD), and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation Association (NORA).

When she is not busy seeing patients, Dr. Gindi spends her free time exercising, playing tennis, learning and keeping updated on medical topics, and enjoying time with her family and friends.

You may reach Dr. Gindi at drnoravt@gmail.com.


Victoria – Practice Manager

Victoria Reed is Healing Eye Care’s practice manager. She also is the lead vision therapist working with many of the specialty patients that come to the practice needing more than just a stylish new pair of glasses. Victoria studied business at USF and is a COVD trained therapist. She has been working alongside Dr. Gindi at Healing Eye Care for over 7 years and wears many hats at the office. There isn’t anything at the office she isn’t willing and able to do. When not helping patients and supporting her team, Victoria loves spending time with her dog, and two cats. Victoria loves going to the beach, outdoor activities, volunteering, and spending time with her family.


Lauren Roos

Lauren has over 7 years of industry experience as an Optometric Technician with a deep understanding of patient care. In addition to her clinical duties, she also assists in our optical dispensary, fluently handles matters at the front desk, her positive attitude and smile are contagious. Outside of the office, Lauren’s passions include spending time outdoors with her son, writing poetry, music, and gardening.


Shai-Ann Gayle

Shai-Ann is our Lead Optometric Technician, Doctor’s Assistant and Contact Lens Specialist. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences with a minor in Health Administration and Biological Sciences at the University of South Florida, Tampa. In her free time, she enjoys working out, photography, and spending time with her friends and family. Shai-Ann is very patient-orientated, she brings both knowledge and compassion to her work as well as Healing Eye Care.


Danny Wilhelmi

Danny is our Optical Manager with over 15 years of experience, covering every facet of the optical industry. A self-proclaimed perfectionist, Danny delivers the highest caliber of expertise, quality, and trustworthy care that our patients have come to expect at Healing Eye Care. A Wisconsin native, he does all of this with a mid-western charm. Danny is our newest addition to our office, and we could not be happier to have him as a resource to our patients. When Danny isn’t at the office, he loves attending concerts, shooting pool, and going to the beach with friends.