Dr. Paul A. DeCesare

Dr. Paul A. DeCesare

Dr. Paul DeCesare is a graduate of Massachusetts College of Optometry where he received his Doctor of Optometry degree. He served as Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy for 4 years post-graduation. Dr. Paul was a member of the Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Optometry for a decade and is a past president and longstanding member of the Rhode Island American Optometric Association. He has been practicing at DeCesare Eye Associates for over 40 years where he practices comprehensive family eye care.

Dr. Cassandra Oliveira

Dr. Cassandra Oliveira

Dr. Cassandra Oliveira is a graduate of Brown University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience. She completed her Master of Science degree in Health Services Research at Boston University, followed by a Doctor of Optometry at MCPHS University. Dr. Oliveira worked in the public health research sector at Rhode Island Hospital for multiple years, including research in the Cape Verde Islands. She has completed various externships in primary care, ocular disease at Boston community health centers, and scleral lens fittings at Boston Foundation for Sight. Dr. Oliveira speaks Portuguese and Spanish. She joined the staff at DeCesare Eye Associates in 2016.

 Joan Jackson

Joan Jackson

Joan "boss-lady" Jackson is the office manager at DeCesare Eye Associates, where she has worked for over 16 years. Prior to her time at our office, she served as an administrator in Radiology for a private practice in Warren, RI. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and History from Providence College.

Amanda Imondi

Amanda Imondi

Amanda Imondi is the Billing Specialist at DeCesare Eye where she has worked for over 14 years. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Rhode Island College.

Peter Carvalhal

Peter Carvalhal

Peter Carvalhal is an Optician at DeCesare Eye. He has been in the fashion optical business for over 15 years.

Paula Sivo

Paula Sivo

Paula Sivo is a receptionist at DeCesare Eye. She also works as a pharmacy technician at CVS Pharmacy. Paula previously worked for the State of Rhode Island as an employee of the tax division for 30 years.