Meet the Staff
Dr. David Rocks
David Rocks, O.D. was born in Chicago and raised in Beecher, Illinois. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University, with a degree in Biology. Staying true to his hometown roots, Dr. Rocks attended Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago and received his doctoral degree. He has furthered his knowledge of eye care by completing externships in prominent clinics in South Bend, Indiana, Louis Stokes VA Cleveland Medical Center in, Ohio, and ophthalmology Grand Rounds at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Through the college, Dr. Rocks has also been a part of the Special Olympics optometric team and helped provide eye care to the thousands of participants.
He has practiced in the northern Illinois area for almost two decades and specializes in family eye care as well as treatment of ocular disease. Dr. Rocks is a member of both the Illinois Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association since 1996.
To further his dedication to his education, Dr. Rocks participates in several continuing education courses throughout the year. To date he has completed over 220 hours of education to help treat his patients. He has also been published in many media outlets, including Northwest Herald and McHenry County Magazine.
As a testament to his skills and fantastic chair side manner, Dr. Rocks has been entrusted with the eyecare of professional, major league athletes (baseball, golf and football). Advanced Eyecare Clinic is the also the provider of eyewear for television shows such as Chicago Fire, Chicago PD and Chicago Med. (That's right...we get to select frames for the actors!)
In his free time, with his wife, Karen, and three children, he enjoys a variety of activities such as cycling, woodworking, fishing and CrossFit.
Dr. Erica Kosiba
Dr. Kosiba was born and raised in McHenry. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from Northern Illinois University. Dr. Kosiba went on to complete her Doctor of Optometry Degree at the Illinois College of Optometry.
Dr. Kosiba received extensive training in all areas of optometry including pediatrics, ocular disease and specialty contact lens fitting. She earned academic honors being accepted into the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society and Tomb and Key Honor Society. She is a current member of the American Optometric Association and Illinois Optometric Association.
Dr. Kosiba enjoys providing comprehensive eye care for the entire family. She is able to diagnose and treat ocular disease, manage visual needs with glasses and contacts, and promote overall eye health. She also provides pre and post-operative care for LASIK and cataract surgery. Dr. Kosiba looks forward to forming a relationship with all her patients to be able to meet their visual and eye health needs.