Heather, a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant with ROCC for over ten (10) years has assumed responsibility as surgery scheduler for both Dr. Westra and Dr. van Rens. Heather works closely with both physicians and New Hanover Regional Medical Center in handling all aspects of the pre-op process for patients requiring out patient surgery. She will answer any concerns you have in addition to preparing all hospital required paperwork for your procedure. Heather also works with the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of the hospital in scheduling the screening of pre-mature or other vision at risk infants. She goes the extra mile for patients and is a wonderful asset to our team. Heather can be reached at extension 119.