Richard Jablonski, OD


Dr. Richard Jablonski is co-owner of Lake Ridge Vision Source which he founded with his partner, and former ICO classmate Dr. Diane Conness in 1985. Dr. Jablonski attended the University of Illinois for undergrad and studied at the Illinois College of Optometry for his doctorate (class of ’82). Dr. Jablonski joined a private practice in Crystal City (Washington DC) before opening LRVS with Dr. Conness.

Dr. Jablonski has been living and practicing in Northern Virginia for the past 30 years. He is a former treasurer and president of the Battlefied Optometric Association, and currently serves on the TLC Laser advisory board. Dr. Jablonski is certified in low vision therapy, and is a member of the Virginia Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and the national Vision Source organization for private practitioners. Among other hobbies, he loves golfing, tennis, and racquet ball.


Diane Conness, OD


Dr. Diane Conness is co-owner of Lake Ridge Vision Source which she founded with her partner, and former ICO classmate, Dr. Richard Jablonski, in 1985. Dr. Conness attended Illinois State University for undergrad before joining the U.S. Air Force during which time she studied at the Illinois College of Optometry for her doctorate (class of ’82). She graduated as a commissioned captain in the Air Force, and was stationed at the Bolling Air Force base in Washington D.C.. Dr. Conness served from 1982-1985 before opening LRVS as a private practice with Dr. Jablonski.

Dr. Conness has been living and practicing in Northern Virginia for the past 30 years. She has been recognized for community outreach by the Lions Club and served on the Board of Virginia Optometry for two years. She speaks French and American Sign Language, and is a member of the Virginia Optometric Association, the American Optometric Association, and the national Vision Source organization for private practitioners. Among other hobbies, she loves running, tennis, and horse-back riding.


Dr. Yeseul Lim, OD


Dr. Yeseul Lim is an associate optometrist at Lake Ridge Vision Source. Dr. Lim graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Houston College of Optometry. During her externships at UH Heights Eye Center and Hope Clinic, a federally qualified health center, she participated in providing quality eye care services without any prejudice to the underserved and linguistically isolated community of Greater Houston. Her Clinical Rotations at the Retina Specialty, Mobile Eye Clinic, Ambulatory Surgery Center, and Vision Therapy Service expanded her training in management of various ocular diseases, cataract surgery co-management, as well as pediatric eye exams and vision exercises. She is excited to return to Northern Virginia, where she grew up, to serve her community through full scope, primary eye care. During her free time, Dr. Lim enjoys arts and crafts and going on mini adventures.

Dr. Lim speaks Korean.


Meet Our Staff

Practice Manager: Carla
First Impression: Andreina, Madie, Brigit, and Joe
Optometric Technicians: Beth, Stephanie, Maria & Patricia
Opticians/Frame Stylists: Tim, Genesis, Edward, & Juan
Billing: Merceedes
Marketing Coordinator: Lauren