Dr. Neda Moshasha


founded HMB Optometry Family Eye Care in 2013.

She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. She continued her education and received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA in 2000. She also received her Glaucoma certification from Berkeley School of Optometry. She has been practicing full scope primary care care optometry for over 20 years.

Dr. Moshasha has an extensive experience in co-management of Refractive and Cataract Surgery. She can perform complete eye examinations, comfortably, in three languages of English, Farsi, and Spanish. She has taken trips to Panama and Mexico for Humanitarian missions, and performed free eye examinations for thousands of less fortunate people. She often volunteers at the Samaritan House clinic in San Mateo to perform free eye examination for lower income families. She also covers the eye clinic for the San Mateo county medical center Coastside branch.

Dr. Moshasha volunteers to give local community talks about eye health, and regularly offers webinars for the Stanford university staff. She lives in Half Moon Bay with her family and is proud to serve the San Mateo County Coastal Communities.

Dena Hangaard

Office Manager

Dena Hangaard grew up in the foothills of Northern California and has predominantly resided in the Bay Area for the last 12 years. Dena received her BA in International Relations from SFSU and the University of Ghana, Accra. With a diverse background in customer relations, she is driven by customer satisfaction. She has been providing services to the wonderful HMB Optometry coastal community for 3 years. She enjoys the complexity and detailed work of the optical industry. While she loves to explore all corners of the globe, she never tires of returning home to the Bay. She finds joy in spending time at the ocean, hiking around the Bay, locating all the wonderful ethnic food the Bay has to offer, and retreating back to the foothills and mountains of California.

Sam Eiden

Samantha (Sam) Eiden has traveled from the East to West Coast and has only been in the Bay Area for the last 2 years. Though through her travels she has not found another location as wonderful as Half Moon Bay with its friendly residents and mild weather. At the office, she enjoys providing all types of services such as contact lens training, and ordering, fitting, and repairing glasses. She finds the challenge of finding the best options and the perfect fit for each person is one of the best parts of the job.

Mahalenina Jones

Mahalenina Jones is a Bay Area native with a passion for exploration, food, and education. In the office she works with patients doing pre-testing and appointment scheduling, at home she does data entry and insurance verification. Her journey in customer service began in the fascinating world of beauty and self-expression when she attended cosmetology school at Skyline College. When she is not immersed in the world of customer care, you can find her being an avid explorer and enthusiastic foodie. Traveling and experiencing diverse backgrounds has helped her bring a unique set of skills and perspective to her customer service role.