Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. They are excited about what they do, and they care personally about getting the best results for our patients.
Our receptionists will try to accommodate your busy schedule by finding appointments that suit your needs. We will help you understand your insurance coverage and if financial arrangements are necessary, we will be glad to help you develop a plan to make your vision care treatment possible.
Like many Florida residents, Scott Chaput was originally a northerner. Hailing from Maine, where he ran his own optical and hearing aid business for 27 years, Scott finally relocated to Florida to escape the cold winters.
Scott earned his Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Maine at Orono, and then became Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences. He learned the trade from his father-in-law who was an Optician, as well as a Hearing Aid Specialist. Scott is now one of the few people in Florida with experience in both fields. Scott is also a member of the Florida Society of Hearing Health Professionals (FSHHP), and holds American Board of Opticianry (ABO) and National Contact Lens Examiners (NCLE) Certifications.
In addition to his education and affiliations, Scott brings substantial business experience to the Coan Eye Care team. His past employment history includes work for Mid Florida Eye and Hearing, and Kaufman Eye Institute in Florida, as well as his own places of business, Vision Express and PionEar Hearing in Maine. Scott specializes in testing, fitting, and hearing aid repair.
Scott resides in Mt. Dora with his wife, Celeste. In his free time, Scott enjoys baseball, fishing, traveling, and walking their Collies downtown with his wife.
Lucy started at Coan Eye Care three years ago as the Insurance Specialist. She has worked in sales for over ten years and has over 20 years of customer service experience. She also enjoys helping in the optical with sales and adjusting glasses, if needed. She especially loves spending time with her family on her free time.
Chanel has been in the optical industry for approximately 2 years. She started at the front desk but her true passion has been working with patients as a technician. She was a trainer and controls operator for the Men in Black Attraction at Universal Studios. She enjoys being a part of the entertainment industry, fiddling with music, software, and troubleshooting technology.
Angela is an Orlando Native. She was a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant since 2012. She began her career in ophthalmology in 1999. Her hobbies include outdoor activities and spending time with her two children.
Deisiree has been an apprentice optician for the past 5 years and is working towards her certificiation. She enjoys styling patients with the most fashionable trends in eyewear. Outside of work, she loves spending quality time with her daughter and going on spontaneous adventures.
Emily has been a team member of Coan Eye Care for 2 years. She has 18 years of experience in the optical field. She is also very busy with her 4 kids outside of work.
Kyle has 4 years of experience both in the optical department and as a technician. Kyle excels in Customer Service, as he demonstrates a genuine passion for people and for his work. He has been married for three and a half years to his beautiful wife Suzette, and they have one beautiful little girl together…for now!
Esteban is the 5th out of 7 siblings. He was introduced to the optical industry by his two older brothers and immediately fell in love with the industry. He had the opportunity to work at all the different positions in a small private practice, however he truly enjoys assisting patients select their eyewear every year. He excels at showing patients how they can maximize their insurance benefits while saving them money at the same. His hobbies include basketball, soccer and volunteering with the Adrenaline Student Ministry at a local church.
Frankie had worked in customer care with Publix Supermarkets before joining the team at Coan Eye Care one year ago. He is an assistant to our lab manager and order all your eyewear needs, making sure they arrive accurately made and in a timely manner.