At Prudhomme Vision, our staff is friendly and professional. Our commitment is to provide exceptional customer service to all of our Manchester patients. We take pride in our personalized care and strive to spend the necessary time with each patient to ensure a comfortable experience.
Our Manchester optometry professionals are passionate about providing high-quality care to our family of patients. Our staff is here to ensure a smooth process throughout your eye exam. Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to provide the best eye care possible. Come in today to meet our Manchester staff and make an appointment.
Jeremy Prudhomme, O.D. – Manchester Optometrist
Dr. Prudhomme is a graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology. He then went on to receive his Doctorate of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, Massachusetts. His professional training at the college included rotations at the Veterans Hospitals in Northampton and Lowell Massachusetts, a Community Health Center in Boston Massachusetts and a hospital at Hanscom Air Force Base. Since graduation he has worked at different optometry offices throughout Connecticut, before starting Prudhomme Vision. His interests include contact lenses, dry eyes, allergies, and treatment of eye diseases. His personal interests include spending time with his wife, traveling when possible, and cycling.
Regan Marquis Prudhomme, O.D. – Manchester Optometrist
Dr. Marquis is originally from Millinocket, Maine. She graduated from Stearns High School in 2000 as valedictorian. She then went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from the University of Maine, Orono with her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. In 2007 she received her doctorate degree in optometry from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, where she graduated with honors. Her professional training at the college included rotations at the Veterans Hospital in West Roxbury, East Boston Community Health Center, and Hanscom Air Force Base. She has also volunteered giving vision screenings at the Special Olympics.
Dr. Marquis is a member of the Connecticut Association of Optometrists, American Optometric Association, and Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Honor Society. When she is not working at Prudhomme Vision, she enjoys yoga, Zumba, bike riding, and spending time with her family.
Haajra Ahmed, OD
Dr. Ahmed was born and raised in Connecticut. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Connecticut. She then received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the MCPHS University School of Optometry. Her clinical training included rotations at the Veterans Hospital in Providence, several community health clinics in the Worcester area, and a private practice in West Hartford. She is a member of the Connecticut Association of Optometrists and the American Optometric Association. When not working, Dr. Ahmed enjoys reading, traveling to different countries and watching British series with her family. You can also catch her watching cat videos in her free time (as well as reading up on public health issues).
Ryan White, OD
Dr. White hails from Owego, a small town in upstate New York on the border of Pennsylvania just south of Ithaca. His fascination with the ocular system started at age 8 when he was prescribed his first pair of glasses by his childhood optometrist, eye doctor inspirator, and eventual mentor: Dr. Ted Bryant. He is a 2016 graduate of Cornell University where he majored in human development with a concentration in neuroscience, and also obtained minors in health/nutrition and business. He then attended the New England College of Optometry, graduating in 2020 — the year of the optometrist. While there, he completed his clinical training at VA Medical Centers in Buffalo, NY and Worcester, MA, Fenway Health in Boston, MA, and Martha Eliot Community Health Center, an affiliate of Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. White’s optometric interests include ocular disease, dry eye therapy, contact lenses, myopia control, and refractive/cataract surgery. Outside of practice, he enjoys listening to podcasts on long walks with his dog, Roscoe, playing guitar, hiking, and sampling new craft brews or scotch.
Michelle Rodriguez, OD
Dr. Michelle Rodriguez graduated from SUNY College of Optometry in New York in 2017 and completed her undergraduate studies at Florida Atlantic University in Florida in 2013. She has a focus on primary eye care, contact lens fittings, and ocular disease. Her experience with ocular disease includes externship rotations in New York at Woodhull Hospital, East New York Diagnostic and Treatment Center, and OMNI Eye Services. Upon graduating, Dr Rodriguez has been serving at private practices and is now happy to join the team at Prudhomme Vision. In her spare time, Dr. Rodriguez enjoys Christian fellowship, taking her dog to the park, painting, and salsa dancing. She speaks Spanish and gladly cares for our Spanish-speaking-only patients.