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Our Team


Dr. Rivera, Dr. Wickenberg, Dr. Lin

Susan T. Lin, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O

Dr. Susan Lin graduated from UC Berkeley School of Optometry in 1988. She has completed both a post doctoral residency program in contact lens and a Master of Science degree in Physiological Optics. A longtime contact lens wearer, Dr. Lin has published papers on the clinical and physiological effects of extended-wear contact lenses, origins of contact lens deposits, and tear film analysis. Following her post-doctoral work at Cal, Dr. Lin worked as a Senior Optometrist on the Cornea and Neuro-ophthalmology Clinics at the UC Davis. In 1993, after working in various practice settings, Dr. Lin, together with Dr. Rivera, opened Moderne Eye Optometry. Dr. Lin is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and has been an active member of California Optometric Association locally, serving as President of the Alameda and Contra Costa Counties Optometric Society in 1996. When not in the office, Dr. Lin enjoys walking with friends, volunteering on behalf of education and local communities.


San Francisco NWM 2008


Partners students get their eyes examined.

Reuben K. Rivera, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O

Dr. Reuben Rivera graduated from UC Berkeley School of Optometry in 1985. He earned a post-doctoral degree in Vision Science from Cal in 1995, after which he held a part-time research position as a Senior Optometrist at the Berkeley School of Optometry for fourteen years. His post-doctoral research evaluated the physiological effects of contact lens wear on the eyes, and was partially funded by a grant from the National Institutes of Health. In 1994 he was awarded the Garland Clay Award by the American Academy of Optometry for his published results. Dr. Rivera is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, a member of the California Optometric Association, and has served as a Board member of the Alameda Contra Costa Counties Optometric Association. Dr. Rivera has been an active volunteer leader for the Boy Scouts of America and enjoys driving his vintage 914 at Auto Cross.



2013 Bechtel Summit Jamboree

Alameda Point Course

Jing Wickenburg, O.D. 

We are so sad Dr. Wickenburg has relocated to the Seattle area of Oregon as of February, 2017.  We are grateful to for the exceptional care she provided to the patients at Moderne Eye and wish her and her husband, all the best.  

Dr. Jing Wickenburg graduated from UC Berkeley School of Optometry with honors in research. She completed a post-doctoral residency in primary care at the San Francisco VA, where she studied and managed a wide variety of ocular diseases. While she was at Berkeley, she researched genetic modifiers involved in cataract development and has since presented her research and unique clinical experience at the American Academy of Optometry. In addition to seeing patients at Moderne Eye Optometry, Dr. Wickenburg has joined clinical faculty at the Meredith Morgan Eye Center at UC Berkeley. In her spare time, Dr. Wickenburg likes to explore the Bay Area’s many hiking trails and experimenting with new recipes.


Opticians, Jennifer and Jose


Jennifer has been a licensed Optician since 1997. Jennifer is pleased to help design the perfect eyewear that is exciting, elegant, fashionable, and individually styled to each and every patient’s needs. Her genuine interest ensures that lens options, lifestyle needs, and eyewear choices align with each patient’s expectations of fashion and functionality. Jennifer combines professionalism, knowledge, and a friendly, welcoming attitude to create a unique and pleasant optical experience.


Jose has over 15 years of experience as an Optician with experience in both lens dispensing and lens manufacturing. Certified by The American Board of Opticianry since 2012 and a Medical Board of California Registered Spectacle Lens Dispenser since 2015. Jose has a fashion design background which infuses his passion for frame styling so he can help our patients find that perfect pair of eyewear you deserve! His many years of optical experience and extensive knowledge of lens options is informed by the work he has had manufacturing spectacles in the lab so the optics of a good pair of glasses are familiar to him.

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