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Doctors & Staff

Meet the experienced and friendly doctors and staff who make Dr. Donna Buraczewski’s office the leading provider of vision care products and services in Carbondale.

Dr. Donna Buraczewski


  • Bishop O’Hara High School
  • University of Scranton
  • Illinois College of Optometry

Personal Information:

  • Born and raised in Northern Pennsylvania
  • Lives in Simpson, PA with spouse Rich Kapschull
  • Treasurer of Carbondale Kiwanis Club
  • Member of Greater Carbondale Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Past President of Northeast Society of the Pennsylvania Optometric Association
  • 2012 President of Pennsylvania Optometric Association
  • 2007 & 2012 Recipient of Northeastern PA Optometric Association
    “Optometrist of the Year Award”

When not working, both Dr. Donna and Rich enjoy golfing and spending time in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.


Dr. Bradley Sparks

Dr. Sparks is a native resident of Forest City. He is a 2007 graduate of Forest City Regional Schools. After high school Dr. Sparks attended The University of Scranton, where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology with a minor in History. After The University of Scranton, he continued his education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University in Philadelphia PA. While at Salus University he completed his rotation in primary care at the school’s optometric clinic in Philadelphia. He also received exemplary clinical training from the Veterans Health Administration in Charlotte, NC, See Clearly Vision in Washington DC, and Northeastern Eye Institute in Scranton, PA.

During his studies, Dr. Sparks developed an interest in specialty contact lenses, which are used to treat certain conditions such as Keratoconus, corneal transplants and severe dry eye. Dr. Sparks successfully completed the advanced studies program in contact lenses at Salus, where he learned how to fit specialty contact lenses and how to treat and manage ocular disease that require scleral and other specialized contact lenses.

Dr. Sparks specializes in primary care optometry, dry eye disease, glasses, soft and specialty contact lens fittings, multifocal contact lens fittings, pre and post-operative care, including LASIK and cataract surgery, diabetic and ocular disease exams as well as management of glaucoma and other ocular diseases.

When not in the office, Dr. Sparks is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys golfing and riding his motorcycle in the summers, snowmobiling and skiing in the winters and hunting during the spring and fall.