Doctors & Staff
Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Advanced Vision Care the leading provider of vision care products and services in Bethel Park.
Dr. Anthony J. Pinter
Dr. Pinter obtained his undergraduate degree from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia in 1987 and graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia in 1991.
Dr. Pinter is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Western Pennsylvania Optometric Society. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Mindy (who is also an optometrist) and their three children.
Dr. Mindy McKee
Dr. Mindy A. McKee, a Pittsburgh native, graduated from Washington and Jefferson College, with a degree in biology. She earned a bachelor of science in visual sciences and a doctorate in optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (now Salus University), where she graduated with clinical honors. Dr. McKee has been a career long member of the American Optometric Association, Pennsylvania Optometric Association, as well as the Western Pennsylvania Optometric Society. Through her experiences in private optometry and ophthalmology practice, commercial/retail settings, and a laser vision correction center, Dr. McKee has been involved with clinical studies for various contact lenses and a common ocular pharmaceutical agent.
Dr. McKee and her husband, Dr. Anthony Pinter, have three children. Dr. McKee enjoys watching all of her children perform, whether on stage or in athletics. She volunteers on numerous boards and committees and enjoys traveling in her spare time.
Dr. Joseph D. Falbo
Dr. Falbo received his undergraduate degree from The University of Pittsburgh and his Doctor of Optometry degree from Pennsylvania College of Optometry. In 1987, he founded Pittsburgh Vision Center in McMurray, Pennsylvania. Dr. Falbo moved his practice and joined Advanced Vision Care in 2009. In addition, Dr. Falbo is founder and CEO of Red Apple Learning Centers.
Dr. Falbo has been featured on KDKA-TV News, WTAE and KQV Radio as well as numerous newspapers and publications for his work with children and athletes. He lectures extensively throughout the tri-state area to parents and educators. Of particular interest to Dr. Falbo is CRT, which frees patients from daytime contacts or eyeglasses.
Dr. Falbo is a member of the American Optometric Association and Pennsylvania Optometric Association. He is two time past president and current member of the Peters Township Chamber of Commerce where he and his wife are raising their three children. He enjoys coaching numerous youth sports and travel.
Dr. Joseph D. Fazzini
Dr. Fazzini is a native of the Mid Mon Valley and graduated from Mon Valley Catholic High School in 1975. He received his undergraduate degree from The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown and his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1984 from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia.
When not providing patient care, Dr. Fazzini enjoys riding quarter horses, cooking, and spending time with his wife Barbara, their three children, and four grandchildren.
Dr. Rachel Penney
Dr. Penney was born and raised in Windsor, Ontario, Canada until she received her Honors degree in Biology from the University of Waterloo, in Waterloo, Ontario in 2000. She then attended Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois and graduated Cum Laude in 2008.
Dr. Penney joined Advanced Vision Care in January, 2013. She enjoys working with children, co-managing refractive surgery patients and has a strong interest in ocular disease and multifocal contact lenses.
When not working, she enjoys watching hockey and football, travelling, running and spending time with her husband and their son.
Our highly qualified opticians are eager to help you find the perfect pair of glasses for your prescription and style. We offer a boutique-like atmosphere, a personal shopper experience and will provide you with all the information you need to look and see your best. We will be with you every step of the way to help you decide on the best lens and frame choice for you. You do not need to schedule an appointment to look at our large selection of designer and value frames or to simply speak with a stylist.
Our office provides complete eye care for both adults and children. Our comprehensive eye examinations will check your eyes inside and out for any potential eye disorders or diseases. Your visual skills and abilities are carefully evaluated and appropriate treatment is prescribed, whether it’s medication, lenses, or vision therapy. We are prepared to handle whatever your eye care needs are, and will treat them with the latest in diagnostic equipment and are committed to keeping up with eye care technology.
The Advanced Vision Care staff provides the latest in eye care technology, contact lens care and unique eyewear selection to our patients. Our reception staff is warm, friendly and welcoming. Eager to help you with scheduling, insurance forms, patient surveys. Our staff will call reminding patients of upcoming appoints and letting them know when orders have arrived. We also provide 24/7 Emergency services, working with you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible