Michelle Niemiec 

NY Licensed Optician & Owner


  Michelle has been a practicing optician in NY for over 25 years,   In 2017 she became the owner and operator of Eye Appeal bringing a unique fashion forward showroom to the local area.  Michelle personally selects every frame with individual patients in mind. 

Her keen eye for style, and understanding of function, allows her to choose the perfect pair of glasses specific to your needs and personal style.  

Choose from a full line of designer  frames & lenses, including exclusive collections you can only find at Eye Appeal in the Hudson Valley. 

Neerja Goel-Lyder, O.D.

 Dr. Goel Lyder graduated from the SUNY College of Optometry followed by a residency in

ocular disease. In addition to routine eye care, her expertise in contact lens fittings and the treatment of eye diseases is a great asset to our team. She has been a resident of Poughquag for over 15 years along with her son, Sean, and twin girls, Sophia & Sarena. Dr. Goel-Lyder, a twin as well, likes to keep active and is always up for a challenge. She's very active and has been involved in Girl Scouts, karate, Hindi dance & language instruction or you may have caught her on stage in a local theatrical production with From Stage To Screen, driving in a demolition derby at the Rhinebeck fairgrounds, or possibly taking a polar plunge for Alzheimer’s at Freedom Park! 

Serena Shin, O.D.

Dr. Shin practices primary care

optometry in addition to providing

services in contact lenses and low vision. After earning her B. S. degree from SUNY Binghamton, she received her Doctor of Optometry degree from SUNY State College of Optometry.