“As Long Island’s most established comprehensive ophthalmic eye care facility, we’ve always maintained a close working relationship with our optometric colleagues,” said Dr. Jeffrey Martin.
Smithtown, NY (PRWEB) January 07, 2012
Leading primary eye care doctors from across Long Island will learn the latest breakthroughs in surgical and tertiary eye care this weekend at the 2012 Long Island Optometric Symposium sponsored by North Shore Eye Care.
This continuing education program for optometrists is being held this Sunday, January 8 at the Huntington Hilton in Melville, NY. In addition to eye surgeons Jeffrey Martin, MD, John Mauro, DO and Sonya Dhar, MD from North Shore Eye Care, leading optometric experts Dr. Robert Dunphy and Dr. Brian Rosenblatt will also be presenting.
“As Long Island’s most established comprehensive ophthalmic eye care facility, we’ve always maintained a close working relationship with our optometric colleagues,” said Dr. Jeffrey Martin. “Our annual course for local optometrists is an excellent way for our primary eye care providers to not only earn their required Continuing Education credit each year, it’s also a way for us to share the latest breakthroughs in cataract removal and lens implantation, laser vision correction techniques, managing glaucoma and triaging infectious or inflammatory eye conditions.”
Attending optometrists will learn how to interpret various eye conditions, see actual case studies of infectious eye conditions, receive updates on managing difficult glaucoma cases and learn the most recent updates on cataract surgery and LASIK being performed around the world.
“North Shore Eye Care is proud to play an important role in the continuing education of our eye care professionals on Long Island,” said Dr. Martin. “Our goal is to ensure that our local residents are receiving the highest quality eye care available today and gaining access to the same advanced eye care found in major medical centers.”
North Shore Eye Care was established in Smithtown in 1962 and is today regarded as one of the leader eye centers in the country. They are the Official LASIK Surgeon of the New York Mets and the Official Eye Care Provider of the New York Islanders. Their doctors have been consistently named as ‘Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area by Castle Connolly, an independent medical research firm. They currently have offices in Smithtown, Riverhead, Deer Park and Holbrook. For additional information about North Shore Eye Care or this press release, please contact Jacqueline Hernandez at 631-265-8780.
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