Team Leader

Dr. Jennifer Witkowski
Dr. Jennifer Witkowski was born and raised in Southern California. She graduated from the University of Riverside with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psycho-Biology and received her doctorate training from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Witkowski is board certified in the treatment of eye disease and has extensive experience co-managing both cataract and laser refractive surgery patients. She loves working with each patient, getting to know them and taking the time to get them exactly what they need.

After building a thriving private practice in San Diego, she is happy to launch her latest practice, Eyecare Optometry, in partnership with Lenscrafters in Redondo Beach.

When she is not working, Dr. Witkowski enjoys playing tennis, running, reading, cooking, and spending time with her husband and three children.


Dr. Leslie Rabena

Dr. Leslie Rabena graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Minor in Psychology at Mount St. Mary’s University. She received her Doctorate of Optometry from Southern California College of Optometry.

Dr. Rabena is a Board Certified TLG licensed optometrist and is certified to use therapeutic pharmaceutical agents to treat red eyes, dry eye, allergies, glaucoma, and to diagnose and treat ocular diseases such as glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration. She is skilled in contact lens fittings and has had training during her externships in ophthalmology clinics with co-management in LASIK, cataract surgery, corneal procedures, glaucoma surgery, and retinal surgery.

Dr. Rabena has 9 years of optometric practice as she began her optometric career working as an optometric technician/assistant to now as an optometrist.

**Get to Know Dr. Leslie Rabena**

Favorite Book: The Harry Potter Series

Favorite Color: Pink

Memorable Challenge in Your Life: The journey of becoming an optometrist. Dr. Rabena is proud to be the first doctor in her family.