“My colleagues and I are very pleased with the resurgence in LASIK and its popularity among the younger Millennial generation,” Dr. Martin said.
SMITHTOWN, NEW YORK (PRWEB) April 16, 2015
Innovations in practice building for ophthalmic laser eye surgeons will be the topic of his discussion as leading eye surgeon, Jeffrey Martin, MD addresses his colleagues during an exclusive refractive event being hosted by Abbott Medical Optics, Inc. (AMO) during this year’s American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons meeting in San Diego. Dr. Martin is the Managing Partner of North Shore Eye Care and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at SUNY Stony Brook.
This year’s American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons meeting is being held April 18-21 and will host thousands of refractive surgeons from around the world who perform cataract surgery, LASIK, PRK and other vision correction procedures. It is the largest ophthalmology meeting of refractive surgeons of its kind and will feature guest lecturers from more than 20 countries.
“AMO continues to be an innovative leader in laser technology and I am honored that they have once again chosen me to share our expertise with some of the leading refractive surgeons in the country,” said Dr. Martin. This invitation-only event will be highlighted with interactive discussions that explore a wide variety of topics relevant to today’s refractive surgery practitioners. The Saturday, April 18, 2015 evening event is being hosted by eye surgeon, Steven Dell, MD, brother of Michael Dell, the founder of Dell Computers.
The distinguished panel of surgeons includes Dr. Martin, Dr. Sandy Feldman and Dr. Martin Fox, all who are experienced surgeons with proven success in developing and delivering premium practice experiences and outcomes. Dr. Martin will also share his management insight in how he and his colleagues at North Shore Eye Care have built one of the premiere LASIK practices in New York.
“It is truly an honor to join such distinguished panelists as Dr. Dell, Dr. Feldman and Dr. Fox,” Dr. Martin said, adding, “who have helped set the standards in LASIK laser vision correction for years. Dr. Martin also mentioned that LASIK continues to be one of the safest, most successful and most popular method of vision correction available today. This year, more than 500,000 LASIK procedures to correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism are expected to be performed.
“My colleagues and I are very pleased with the resurgence in LASIK and its popularity among the younger Millennial generation,” Dr. Martin said. “Whenever I can help share how North Shore Eye Care is allowing LASIK to help patients enjoy a better quality of life – and better vision – I am extremely pleased to do so.”
North Shore Eye Care is Long Island’s most established full-service comprehensive eye care provider. This year they are celebrating 52 years of eye care excellence since Dr. Sidney Martin founded the practice in 1962. North Shore Eye Care is also the official Eye Care Provider for the New York Islanders and the official LASIK Providers of the New York Mets. Many of their doctors have been voted ‘TOP DOCTORS’ in the New York Metro Area by Castle Connolly and North Shore Eye Care has earned ‘Best Of Long Island’ honors for the past few years.
North Shore Eye Care maintains offices in Smithtown, Riverhead, Holbrook, Deer Park, Southampton, Southold, Garden City and Hempstead. They specialize in cataract care, LASIK laser vision correction, glaucoma management, diabetic eye disease, ophthalmic plastic surgery, pediatric ophthalmology, and retinal care. For more information about North Shore Eye Care, please contact Jacqueline Hernandez at 631-265-8780.