Framing the faces of the Southside since 2016.
Lunettes Family Eyecare and Optical Boutique is dedicated to developing genuine connections with our patients while providing them with the highest quality and personalized attention they deserve in a comfortable neighborhood setting.
It is the mission statement of Lunettes Family Eyecare and Optical Boutique to provide the highest quality of comprehensive optometric care utilizing the established medical model of optometry; provide patients with the latest technology in optical vision correction, including contact lenses; and to educate patients on the importance of comprehensive vision care and how it relates to overall systemic health.
Karina V. Langle, OD, FAAO Diplomate, American Board of Optometry
Since moving to the United States, Dr. Karina V. Langle has lived on the Southside where she continues to be involved with the neighborhood. She graduated as valedictorian of her high school and later summa cum laude from Saint Xavier University in 2002 where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree. She went on to earn her Doctorate of Optometry degree from the prestigious Illinois College of Optometry where she graduated cum laude in 2007.
Dr. Langle's clinical experience includes providing care for patients exhibiting ocular disease including glaucoma and diabetic retinopathy; specialized contact lens fittings to both post-operative patients and those exhibiting corneal dystrophies or anterior segment pathologies; and exams for the pediatric population.
Dr. Langle is currently a member of the Illinois Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and the American Academy of Optometry. Because she believes learning is a lifelong process, she became a Fellow of the elite American Academy of Optometry in 2011 and a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry in 2014. Since 2015, Dr. Langle has enjoyed educating future optometrists by enhancing their clinical skills by being a Clinical Instructor of Optometry at the Illinois College of Optometry.
Dr. Langle lives in Mt. Greenwood with her husband, two kids, and their dogs, Bella and Gus.
Leeann Schlesser, ABOC Optician
After a nine year hiatus, Leeann returned to eye care full time in 2008. In that time, she has honed her skills at multiple practices in the southwest suburbs. In 2014, in keeping with her philosophy that knowledge is power, she pursued her certification through the American Board of Opticianry. Passing this rigorous test, she became a certified optician, ABOC. To maintain this certification, Leeann continues to take yearly education classes. This helps her remain informed on the latest technology in the optical world for you, the patients.
Dedicated to her craft, she is a member of the Opticians Association of Illinois (OAI) and the Opticians Association of America (OAA).
Through her years in the optical industry, Leeann has become well versed on working with multiple insurance benefit plans. She strives to maximize the benefits for the patient. She will work with you to explain what is best for you and give you the options that are available to you.
As a resident of Hometown for over 25 years, she has been active in many local organizations. Currently, she and her family volunteer at the Food Pantry at their church and Boy Scouts. Leeann and her husband, Mike, have raised 4 beautiful children. Their oldest have grown to be on their own and live in Wisconsin, Missouri, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Their youngest daughter resides at home and attends Oak Lawn Community High School. They are allowed to live in their home by the family's pets: a dog named Mimi and 2 cats, Jingle, and yes, Belle.