Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Marciano Family Optometric the leading provider of vision care products and services in West Palm Beach.
Dr. Mark T. Marciano | Optometrist
Mark T. Marciano, O.D. is a board-certified optometric physician. He was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario Canada. Dr. Marciano received his Bachelor’s of Science at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario Canada. He graduated in 1998 from Nova Southeastern College of Optometry in Florida where he was on the Dean’s list for academic achievement and received the Chancellors’s Award. Following graduation, he performed his residency at the Braverman Eye Center in Hallandale Beach, Florida. Dr. Marciano performs comprehensive eye exams and specializes in the management of ocular disease; including, cataract, glaucoma and refractive surgeries. He has been practicing in West Palm Beach since 1999.
Dr. Brandee Owens Marciano | Optometrist
Brandee Owens Marciano, O.D. is a board-certified optometric physician who is originally from Sacramento, California. She received a Bachelor’s of Communications at the University of California. She graduated in 1998 from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts. She has had extensive training in the co-management of refractive surgery and in pediatric eye care. Dr. Marciano performs comprehensive eye exams and specializes in contact lenses, vision therapy, and ocular disease management. She has been practicing in West Palm Beach since 1999.
Doctors Mark and Brandee Marciano met during their fourth-year externship. They were married, April 29, 2000, and have two sons. Building an optometric practice together has been a long-time dream. Their goal is to give your family the same attention they provide their own.
Dr. Tsung-Hao (Albert) Wu | Optometrist
Dr. Tsung-Hao Wu is a board-certified optometric physician who is originally from Taipei, Taiwan. He received a Bachelor’s of Optometry from Chung Shan Medical University College of Optometry in Taichung, Taiwan in 2009. Following graduation, he completed one-year military service in the Marine Corps of the Republic of China. After military training, he moved to Columbus, Ohio and spent one year to complete the prerequisite courses prior to applying for optometry school in the United States. He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Optometry in Columbus, Ohio in 2016. Following graduation, he went on and completed a residency in primary care with an emphasis in ocular disease at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Davie, Florida in 2017. In addition to ocular disease, Dr. Wu is also interested in the clinical application of medically necessary contact lenses in treating ocular surface disorders. Dr. Wu is a member of the American Optometric Association and a member of the Florida Optometric Association.
Michael B. Haugen | Optometrist
Dr. Michael B. Haugen grew up in North Palm Beach, Florida. He graduated with honors from the University of Florida in 1982 with a Bachelor’s of Science. He received his doctorate from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, where graduating 4th in his class with honors. He started practicing with his father in Lake Park Florida in 1987. Dr. Haugen’s special interests are primary eye care and contact lenses. With his wife Kim, they have two grown children, Jeff & Kasey. Dr. Haugen is active in the American Optometric Association, Palm Beach Optometric Society, and Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.
Nancy | Office Administrator
Nancy is our Office Administrator. She joined our team in January 2007. Nancy is well versed in insurance and marketing. Nancy has been married for over 30 years and has three lovely daughters. Two of her daughters attended the University of Florida. Her oldest graduated in May 2012 with her Masters from the Fisher School of Accounting. The other daughter is working at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and is pursuing a career in Medical Imaging. Her youngest graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Criminology.
Daisy | Licensed Optician
Daisy is our Licenced Optician. She has been working in the optical field for over 17 years and joined our team in July 2005. We have been grateful for her dedication to the growth of our practice. Daisy is exceptional at fitting each individual with fashion eyewear to meet their everyday needs. She will educate each patient in the newest technology in lenses and lens treatments. Daisy has been married for over 28 years. She has two children, both graduated from the University of Florida.
Bernie | Optician Assistant
Bernie joined our team December 2013 as a full time optical assistant. His expertise includes frame selection and adjustments. He prides himself in providing proper eyeglasses for everyone’s lifestyle.
Callie | Patient Services/Optical Technician
Callie recently joined our team as one of our new optical assistants. She assists the patients with frame selection and proper fit as well as minor frame adjustments. She is also well versed in insurance benefits and scheduling patients.
Andrew | Optical Assistant
Andrew joined the team in WPB in August of 2016. He started in Patient Services and has moved into the optical to assist with the selecting and fitting of eyewear. He comes in with previous customer service and retail experience. He has been trained on our newest equipment to cut and finish lenses in house. He was recently promoted to Office Manager in PBG, FL.
Ashley | Administrative Assistant
Ashley joined our staff March of 2016 with several years of experience in an optical setting. She is well versed in Medical & Vision Insurance Plans. She handles scheduling appointments, verifying and billing insurance plans, working alongside of the doctors, and is one of our liaisons between the local surgical centers and our patients.
Tim | Optical Technician
Tim joined our team in 2019. He was previously serving in the US Airforce. Tim is currently taking classes at FAU in Boca Raton, FL.
Victoria | CPAO Certified Technician
Victoria is our full time Certified Optometric Technician that works closely with our doctors. She joined our team in the summer of 2012. She currently performs pre-testing, contact lens training, appointment scheduling, and retinal photography.
Kate | Apprentice Optician
Kate joined our team in April of 2019. Through her previous experience in an optical setting, she has gained extensive knowledge in frame styling, adjustments and lens recommendations for the patient’s lifestyle. She is currently in the process of her apprenticeship to obtain her license as an optician.
Danielle | Technician
Danielle has been with Marciano Family Optometric since January 2020. She works as an Optometric Technician helping to complete the necessary pre-testing for our patients. She works with patients to train them on wearing contact lenses as well. She loves working in healthcare to provide top quality service for all of our patients. She recently starting working at our Palm Beach Gardens location as well.
Kelley | Patient Services
Kelley joined our team in 2018 and handles verifying and billing vision plans as well as scheduling patients for all types of vision services.
Rebekah | Patient Services
Rebekah joined our team in 2019 with several years of experience in an optical setting. She is well versed in Medical & Vision Insurance Plans. She handles scheduling appointments, verifying and billing insurance plans, working alongside of the doctors, and is one of our liaisons between the local surgical centers and our patients.
Aaron | Optician Assistant
Aaron recently moved back from southern California with his wife and 3 kids where he spent 9 years in optical working as an optometric technician and optician at a Vision Source office in San Diego that specializes in Neuro-Optometric Evaluations, and Vision Therapy, assisting brain injured patients and the autistic community to improve their life through their vision. Aaron is cross-trained in the mechanics of an optometrist office. Performs pre-testing, contact lens training, edging and finishing ophthalmic lenses, frame selection and adjustment, as well as educating patients on ophthalmic lens technology.
Cory | Lab Technician
Cory comes to us with extensive experience cutting lenses in office for a faster lab turn around time for our patients. Emergency jobs can sometimes be cut same day to limit patient inconvenience.