Providence Optical is located in the heart of downtown Providence, near a variety of local restaurants, boutiques, and cafes on historic Westminster Street. We are purveyors of both eclectic and simple yet sophisticated eyewear. Our focus is your vision, and we are dedicated to preserving it with the highest degree of individualized care. Our Doctors of Optometry and Opticians are exceptionally trained at serving all of your optical needs. From truly bespoke designs to classically vintage styles, we look forward to finding the best frames for your lifestyle.
Providence Optical carries a vast array of unique and sophisticated eyewear from independent eyewear companies located around the world. By attending Optical Expos internationally in France, Italy, and New York we’re able hand pick unique and limited edition frames. We also offer bespoke and custom frame production in a variety of materials. At Providence Optical you will also find a large selection of hard to find vintage frames, from subtle and sophisticated to uniquely eclectic.
Onega Astaltsova is ABO and NCLE certified from the American Board of Opticianry and National Contact Lens Examiners. In addition to her technical optical background Onega is a graduate from the Moscow Institute of Technology (MIT), Russia, earning an advance degree in footwear design. Working as a studio painter and artist she has had numerous art exhibits throughout Europe and the United States.
Lee Kuczewski is a certified Optician from the American Board of Opticianry (ABO), with a license to practice in both MA and RI. Working as an eyewear designer and consultant Lee is also the co-founder of Lee Allen Eyewear; a local eyewear design and fabrication company, who produces handmade eyeglasses in the United States.