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Our Team

Meet Our Eye Care Team at Advantage Vision Center

You’ll be in great hands as soon as you step into our welcoming, modern office at Advantage Vision Center, located conveniently in Uptown Charlotte, NC. When it comes to providing you with a top-notch and pleasant eye care experience, we have a full team of friendly workers who will see to your every need! From scheduling your appointment to assisting you with any necessary forms to supplying you with eyewear, our service is courteous and efficient. Whether this is your first visit to our Uptown Charlotte, NC, clinic, or you are a returning patient, every individual matters to us. We’ll ensure that you receive personalized, helpful service!

At Advantage Vision Center we have a friendly staff to meet your every vision health need. They are an integral part of our total team – focused on serving you.



Tempest Bryant

Office Manager

She has been with Dr. Newsome since 2013. She can help assist you with your eyewear and contact lenses.


Laura Torres

Front Desk
Laura is responsible for handling the front office. If you need to make an appointment she is always available.

Shanelle Hunter

Lead Optician

Shanelle is a new member to our team. She helps with taking care of our patients’ needs. Also, checks out patients and cut glasses.


Alena Williams

Patient Advocate Team Member

Welcome our new staff Alena Williams! She is a pleasure to have and customers love her.


Tianna Uch

Patient Advocate Team Member

Anne Faulkner

Front Desk

Aleya Woodson

Insurance Specialist

Deborah Odham

Insurance Coordinator