Smithtown, NY (PRWEB) July 3, 2010
North Shore Eye Care is proud to announce that Dr. John Mauro has joined the practice as the newest member of its ophthalmic team to support its expansion and growing patient base.
Dr. John Mauro is a Board-certified ophthalmologist who completed his fellowship training at Massachusetts Eye Research Surgery Institution in Cambridge and at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School.
He is specialized in the treatment of ocular inflammatory diseases, cataract surgery, premium lens implant procedures and laser vision correction. He obtained additional advanced training in bladeless, custom LASIK at the Boston Laser Eye Group.
Previously a pharmacist, Dr. Mauro earned his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from St. John's University, Queens, NY. He completed his medical school training at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and his internship at Mercy Medical Center in Philadelphia. He then completed his residency in Ophthalmology at Nassau University Medical Center/Stony Brook University where he served as chief resident in ophthalmology.
He is an attending ophthalmologist at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Northport Veterans Administration Medical Center, and the St. Catherine of Sienna Hospital. Dr. Mauro has been active in ophthalmic research, co-authoring numerous book chapters, article publications and presentations.
North Shore Eye Care is a leading, specialized eye care practice, serving patients from Suffolk and Nassau counties on Long Island.
North Shore Eye Care has been recognized by Advanced Medical Optics (AMO) as the National Crystalens Center of Excellence for advanced cataract surgery. The practice was established 40 years ago by Dr. Sidney A. Martin and is currently served by his son Dr. Jeffrey L. Martin, Dr. Lawrence Zweibel, and Dr. John Mauro.
Drs. Martin and Dr. Zweibel have been consistently named as the Top Doctors in the New York metro area by Castle Connolly.
All doctors perform custom laser vision correction, cataract surgery and premium lens implant procedures and provide other specialized eye care services as well.
You can call (631) 265 8780 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Mauro or any of the other doctors at North Shore Eye Care.
For further information on North Shore Eye Care and their services, visit their web site at http://www.nseye.com or email surgery(at)nseye(dot)com.