Smithtown, NY (PRWEB) February 7, 2011
North Shore Eye Care, a leading, specialized eye care practice based in Smithtown, Long Island, is now offering hearing services in response to strong demand from its existing patient base and the community.
Hearing Services include comprehensive audiological evaluations; pediatric screening; hearing aid evaluation, selection, dispensing and repairs; assistive listening device consultation and fitting; auditory processing evaluations; earmold selection and fitting; hearing conservation programs; tinnitus evaluations; contractual services, seminars & workshops.
Hearing Services at North Shore Eye Care are being provided by Dr. Robyn Shapiro, Au.D., a Certified Audiologist, who has undergone specialized training in audiology and has conducted research in a broad spectrum of audiological services for pediatric, adult, geriatric and "difficult to test" populations.
She served as the Clinical Coordinator of Adelphi University's Audiology clinic and Adjunct Professor for the Long Island Consortium Audiology program, teaching doctoral courses at Adelphi University, St. John's University and Hofstra University. Dr. Shapiro, Au.D., also heads a hearing outreach program, offering free hearing screenings throughout Long Island.
She holds professional certifications and licenses including the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology and the NY State Hearing Aid Dispensing License.
According to Jeffrey Martin, M.D., F.A.C.S., a Board Certified surgeon and partner at North Shore Eye Care, "I welcome Dr. Shapiro to our established and reputable practice where our doctors use cutting edge diagnostic and surgical technology to deliver excellent clinical outcomes for our patients. Hearing services are an excellent complement to our comprehensive eye care practice which serves patients of all ages and communities on Long Island."
Dr. Shapiro, Au.D., knows first-hand about the challenges of growing up in a hearing impaired family. Her goal is to better the lives of patients while assisting family members who may also be affected by the dynamics of hearing impairment.
North Shore Eye Care is well known for its warm and compassionate staff that provides personalized care to patients who have come back themselves and brought their loved ones to the trusted eye surgeons at the practice.
North Shore Eye Care was established 50 years ago by Dr. Sidney A. Martin and is currently served by his son Jeffrey Martin, MD FACS, as well as Lawrence Zweibel, MD FACS, and John Mauro, DO.
The practice serves patients from both Suffolk and Nassau counties on Long Island, and has been recognized by Bausch & Lomb (B&L) as the National Crystalens Center of Excellence for advanced cataract surgery.
Dr. Martin and Dr. Zweibel have been consistently ranked as Top Doctors by Castle Connolly, an independent medical publishing company, as featured in The New York Times, Newsday, and New York magazine.
In addition to hearing services, the doctors at North Shore Eye Care perform Custom Bladeless LASIK, advanced cataract surgery, and provide other specialized eye care services such as retina and glaucoma care, eye plastic surgery and audiology.
Call (631) 265 8780 to schedule an appointment with a doctor at North Shore Eye Care.
For further information, visit their web site at http://www.nseye.com or email hearing(at)nseye(dot)com.
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