Our staff is ready to serve you
Our kind and caring staff is largely responsible for the success of our eye clinic. On a daily basis, we hear about how a staff member has gone above and beyond to meet the needs of our patients. Whether our staff is making additional insurance calls to verify benefits or giving clinical care quickly and efficiently to enable you to get on with your day, expectations are consistently exceeded.
Dr. Cynthia Kiernan
Dr. Kiernan was born in Karatsu City, Japan and grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Radiology, Nuclear Medicine from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Dr. Kiernan’s passion for helping others led her to pursue her Doctor of Optometry degree, awarded by the Southern California College of Optometry. Before opening her current practice, Dr. Kiernan served patients in Salt Lake City and Ogden, Utah.
Dr. Kiernan’s accomplishments include the Walmart “Doctor of the Year” award in 2003, 2006, 2009, 2010 and 2016. She is a member of the Nevada Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. Dr. Kiernan has expertise in ocular disease, refractive surgery, bifocal and astigmatism contact lenses and general optometry.
She leads an active life outside of the office with her wonderful husband and four awesome sons Luke, Maxx, Kaz, and Blake. They enjoy spending time with family, traveling, fishing, snow sports, and taking trips to the beach.
Dr. Kim Shiraishi
Originally from Hawaii, Dr. Shiraishi earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from San Diego State University. She went on to pursue her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern California College of Optometry. Following optometry school, Dr. Shiraishi completed her residency in Ocular Disease at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in North Las Vegas. Upon returning to Hawaii, Dr. Shiraishi practiced in a multi-specialty office alongside retinal specialists and cataract surgeons, providing patients with full-scope care.
Before becoming an associate with Dr. Cynthia Kiernan, Dr. Shiraishi cared for patients in a family practice setting in Las Vegas. Her residency in ocular disease and her experience with ophthalmology give Dr. Shiraishi specialized training in family eye care, contact lenses, ocular disease management and cataract surgery co-management. Outside of patient care, Dr. Shiraishi enjoys pilates, yoga, spending time with her family, and traveling with her husband and son.
Dr. Kiernan and Dr. Shiraishi look forward to seeing you in their office soon to serve all of your eye care needs!