Our Office

Eye Q Optical Inc. has been delivering outstanding eye care services in Forest Hills, Queens for over four decades. What makes our eye care practice unique is our caring optometrists and opticians who have years of experience in guiding our patients in all areas of vision care. Our practice’s friendly atmosphere and courteous staff will make your visit easy and enjoyable. We carry a large selection of affordable eyeglass frames as well as a great selection of designer frames and sunglasses. Our frame stylist can help you select frames that suit your individual style and personality and our opticians are top-notch at fitting your lenses to the frames of your choice. We also offer a variety of contact lenses that can give you clear, comfortable vision. In addition, our optometrists conduct comprehensive eye exams using state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment. This allows us to accurately detect eye disease or other abnormalities early, often before they present any symptoms. Early detection in many cases can lead to treatments that will prevent vision loss. Our mission is to provide our patients with great vision and eye health.

Our Staff

Derek Lindell - Owner/Optician

Robert Pucillo – Optician

Tina Maharaj - Optician Stylist

Dr. Katherine Gut – Optometrist

Dr. Yelena Babayeva – Optometrist

Insurances Accepted

We accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express credit cards as well as personal checks. We also accept most insurance and union plans. Below is a list of some of the plans we accept. If your insurance or group is not listed below, please call us and ask because we may accept it.

We accept the following groups:

32BJ EyeMed HIP Spectera
Block Vision GHI Local 1199 UnitedHealthcare
CPS Optical HealthFirst Medicaid UFT
Davis Vision Health Plus MetroPlus Vision Source Plan (VSP)



Convenient Location

Our office is located at 104-23 Queens Boulevard, Forest Hills, NY 11375 with ample parking in our lot. We are conveniently located near the E and F trains.

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