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Mark L. Buehnerkemper, Optometrist

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A friendly staff to meet your every vision and eye health need. They are an integral part of our total team – focused on serving you.



"I moved to Lake Couty from Fort Bragg in January of 2004 and began working at Dr. Mark’s office in February of that same year.  I have been blessed to work with a great staff and of course, the best boss.  Everyone here is warm and friendly and we truly...


"I was born in Mexico and studied architecture and optometry before moving to Southern California, where I worked in the optometric field until I moved to Lakeport in 2008.  I enjoy working with patients, running our in-house lab, and occasionally performing miracles on glasses that didn’t look like they would...


"I have lived in Lake County for more than 40 years. My husband and I have enjoyed working in the community while raising our two daughters. I enjoy meeting people and developing relationships that go beyond the office. Working in a small town private practice has given me the chance to...


"I am a transplant to Lake County and have fallen in love with the community and people here. Previously I worked in a small, local clothing business here in Lakeport and am new to the optometric field. I am so grateful to continue learning and be able to better my...


"I was born and raised in beautiful Lake County and have been a patient at Dr. Mark’s for many years. I love working here because you are not just a part of a team, you become part of a family and we treat our patients the same way. I do...


"Born and raised in the South Bay area, where I also started to raise my own children, I moved my family to Lake County in 1993 for the cleaner air and safer environment. I found a job in public safety where I worked for 18 years before retiring. Still wanting...


I was born in Mexico, but raised in the United States. My hometown is a little town called Winton, but I have lived in Lake County before. I am blessed with the opportunity to work in the optometry field. This has widened my horizons and given me a job where...


I was raised in Lakeport, but born in the Bay Area.  I've lived all over California in recent years, but am happy to be back in little ol' Lake County.  I enjoy painting in my spare time, as well as taking care of my animals.  After many years in the...


I was born in Ukiah and raised in Upper Lake.  My greatest accomplishment in life is my six beautiful children and my loving husband.  I worked in the financial world for the last 13 years.  I decided it was time for a change, and I wanted to enter a field...


I have been with the practice since Dr. Mark took over from Dr. Blanche in 1997. I have a background in computer science and music, but love getting to solve problems in the office every day. Outside of the office, my husband, three children, two grandchildren, horses, goats, sheep, dogs, and...