Meet The Team

Our Doctors.

Dr. Marty

Dr. Martin Melendrez

Doctor Melendrez attended U.C. San Diego and went on to receive his doctorate from the Southern California College of Optometry. Clinical rotations included Omni Eye Services in Phoenix, AZ, and Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA. Doctor Melendrez enjoys his leisure time outside of the office. Much of that time is spent around the ocean, at the gym, or taking in a Kings game at the Arena!

Dr. Robert

Dr. Robert Stahl

Doctor Stahl attended U.C. Santa Barbara for his undergraduate studies. He subsequently graduated from the Southern California College of Optometry after having worked as an intern at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Brentwood, CA, the Optometric Center of Fullerton, and Fort Ord in Monterey, CA. Doctor Stahl is a lifelong South Bay resident and if he is not in the office you can find him running on the strand, taking in a sporting event, or teaching his kid life lessons!

Our Staff



Grisel is in her second tour of employment with Beach Cities Optometry, and we really missed her when she was not with us. She is an expert optician, can fit contact lenses on the most squeamish of patients, and she can make sure that your visit with us is fantastic. Grisel brings an outstanding disposition to Beach Cities Optometry and we know she will contribute positively to your experience!

Carol Duenas


Carol has been an outstanding addition to our Beach Cities Optometry staff. She will make your visit efficient and effective. Carol has an uncanny ability to make you feel comfortable, no matter how bad a day you might be having, Her expertise and experience will become apparent soon after you meet her.

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