Dr. D’Janbatian is a graduate of Southern California College of Optometry, and has been practicing in Glendale since 1984. He is a member of the local Lion’s Club and the Glendale Chamber of Commerce, along with the American Optometric Association. He is the former President of the California Optometric Association and the San Fernando Valley Optometric Society. His interests are riding his motorcycle, working on his art gallery which is featured in our lounge, and eating french fries while wearing bow ties.


Dr. Sarajian is a graduate of Southern California College of Optometry and has been practicing with us in Glendale since 1994. She is a member of the American and California Optometric Association. During her free time she likes listening to music, taking walks, has been practicing yoga for over 10 years, and loves to travel.


Dr. Hornstein is a graduate of University of California Berkeley, School of Optometry. He has practiced in Glendale since1989 and has been at Brand Optometry since 2012. In December 2018, Dr. Hornstein was selected by the readers of the Glendale News Press/ Los Angeles Times as “Best Optometrist” in Glendale. In September 2013 he was similarly honored by the Crescent Valley Weekly as “The Finest Optometrist.” Dr. Hornstein is board certified (Diplomate) by the American Board of Optometry. He enjoys playing guitar and hiking locally with family and friends.

For appointments with Dr. Hornstein please call 818-956-7899.


Dr. Kochkarian’s quest to become a health care professions began as a child, where his frequent trips to his local optometrist foreshadowed his inevitable calling. He began his 10-year career in the eyesore industry as an optician, transitioning into an optometric tech, and finally as a Doctor of Optometry. His extensive experience has led him to develop a passion for treating those with special needs and patients who have experienced brain injury. Moreover, his experience with residents in nursing facilities has allowed Dr. Kochkarian to develop patience and compassion which is evident during his thorough and elevated eye exams.

Dr. Kochkarian received his undergraduate degree in Biology from CSUN in 2010. He received his Doctorate of Optometry in 2016 from Western University of Health Sciences. While pursing his degree, he held many leadership roles including class president from 2012-2015, operations manager for the private practice organization and served on multiple panels at various trade shows. Currently Dr. Kochkarian is a member of the American Optometric Association (AOA), California Optometric Association (COA) and the San Fernando Valley Optometry Society (SFVOS).  

In his free time, Van enjoys going on adventures with his wife Ani, being outdoors hiking whichever trail is nearby and adding to his photography portfolio.


Dr. Sahakyan is a graduate of Western University College of Optometry and has been practicing with us since 2021. She is a member of the American Optometric Association. Her time at Brand Optometry has come full circle, starting as an 8 year old patient to now being the doctor. You can find her attending numerous hockey games supporting the LA Kings and exploring new hiking trails on the weekends.