Meet the Team

Tony Burgun Optometrist Dubbo

Tony Burgun – B.Optom (Hons).

Graduate Diploma in Ocular Therapeutics.

Tony grew up in Tumbarumba, in the Snowy Mountains. He arrived in Dubbo in 1986 and, seeing the need, set up his own practice in 1990. From Humble beginnings, where the first filing cabinet was the size of a kitchen draw, the practice now has over 30,000 patients on file. The one thing that gets Tony out of bed in the morning is the love of seeing his patients every day! As a Behavioral Optometrist, he also has a special clinical interest in children’s vision and the role it plays in learning. Tony’s hobbies include Race horses, painting or you might catch him out on the golf course on weekends.

Josh Williams Optometrist

Josh Williams – B.Optom (Hons).

Graduate Diploma in Ocular Therapeutics.

A Dubbo local and a proud partner of Burgun and Williams, Josh comes to us with 15 years’ of valuable experience as an optometrist in our community.

Josh values the importance of tailored vision solutions to meet his patient’s needs, his clinical knowledge branching into the fields of children’s vison and occular disease. A father to 2 gorgeous kids, if he’s not at work you’ll find him on the cricket pitch or supporting his favourite NRL team.

 

Amy

Amy

BVisSci and MOptom (Dist).

Amy has moved from Brisbane, QLD at the beginning of February 2020 and is enjoying how close everything is in Dubbo. Since moving, Amy has taken up dancing and boxing, and has started doing Park run. Amy loves sharing food with friends and has been checking out Dubbo’ s local cafes, restaurants and pubs in her spare time. Clinical interests are Dry Eye treatments, contact lenses especially Ortho-K and Paediatrics.

Eliza

Eliza

BVisSci and MOptom (Dist).

Eliza is a local Geurie girl who is a passionate advocate for optimal health outcomes. Having worked in the UK and studied interstate she values community and appreciates the sense of connection living and working in the Central West affords her both personally and professionally. Through her volunteer roles with Deakin University and the Rural Doctor Network, Eliza actively encourages graduates and school leavers to consider a health career and continued professional development in regional NSW. When she’s not practicing professionally, you’ll find Eliza on the farm or on a sporting field.

Vanessa

Vanessa

Vanessa started with us in 2007 and has a natural affinity with the optical business.
She loves talking to our patients and helping out where she can.
As a busy mother of four children, when Vanessa gets spare time, she loves to read sci-fi/fantasy fiction, go walking and or escape to catch the occasional movie.
Vanessa’s favorite quote “Motherhood: Powered by Love, Fueled by Coffee, and Sustained by Wine!”

Angela

Angela

Ange joined our team in 2013 and has been in the optical industry for over 8 years previous.
For Ange, its all about what’s the latest trend in optical, you name the brand & she knows all there is to know about it. She loves the way the frames can make you feel good about wearing glasses. Ange has 2 beautiful Weimaraner dogs and “Violet” the standard poodle, she loves to spend her free time with this crew, but her real passion is for makeup and what is “On Trend”.

Laura

Laura

Laura started with the B & W team in 2019 and is a born and raised Dubbo girl. After leaving school, Laura completed a beauty therapy apprenticeship and has a passion for make-up. She has the cutest toy cavoodle named “Alfie”, who is considered her fur-baby! Laura loves to spend her free time with family and friends, with any excuse to put a platter together to share.

Ebony

Ebony

Ebony is one of the newest members of the B & W team and the baby! She made the big move to Dubbo in 2019, all the way from the small town of Nyngan where she grew up. Ebony enjoys café dates at the local hotspots, and weekends with family & friends. She has a real passion for the latest fashion trends and keeps up-to-date with her favourite designers. Ebony is excited to join our team and loves to help our customers’ look and feel their best with a new pair of glasses.

Mel

Mel

Mel has recently moved to Dubbo from Parkes. With a medical background, Mel is interested in eye health, ocular conditions and the clinical side of our practice. She really enjoys working closely with our team and meeting all our lovely clients’ everyday. In her spare time, Mel likes to paint, read and spend time with family and friends.

Alison

Alison

Alison comes from a small country town in central QLD, moving to Dubbo for love after meeting her match on holidays in Europe. She has settled here with 2 dogs and a hobby farm, she still enjoys exploring and travelling. Alison thrives in our busy reception and is always ready to help. Working previously in the optical industry, she has found a fun and exciting home with Burgun and Williams.