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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make New Paltz Eye Care – Elinor B. Descovich, OD the leading provider of vision care products and services in New Paltz.


Dr. Elinor B. Descovich

Dr. Elinor Descovich graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1989. She then completed a Contact Lens Residency at the University of Alabama School of Optometry before moving to New York to begin practice. Dr. Descovich enjoys seeing patients of all ages. In addition to specializing in contact lenses, she is certified in the treatment and management of eye diseases, including glaucoma. Dr. Descovich is a member of the American Optometric Association, the New Paltz Chamber of Commerce, and Vision Source. She is immediate past-President of the New Paltz Lions Club.


Constance Rubow – Licensed Optician

(and Dr. Descovich’s twin sister!)

Connie is one of our opticians who provides excellent customer service and care. She will help you choose the right frame and appropriate lenses to meet your optical, comfort, and style needs.  Outside prescription?  Bring it in, and Connie will help you fill it, with over 800 frames to choose from.  Stop in today!


Glenyce – Front Desk

Glenyce is our ever helpful and always friendly front desk associate. She has been in the field for 23 years and has been with our practice since we’ve opened. Call Glenyce today to schedule your next eye appointment!


Georgine – Optician

Whether you just need a frame adjustment, or need help choosing the perfect frame, Georgine is here to help you.


Daina – Optical Support

Daina is the newest member of our team. She offers optical support to the entire office. We are thrilled to have her on board.