“As North Shore Eye Care continues to expand across Long Island, it is important that we broaden our medical staff with specialists like Dr. Savetsky who can provide patients convenient access to the highest quality eye care,” said Dr. Martin.
Smithtown, New York (PRWEB) August 02, 2016
North Shore Eye Care today announced the addition of eye surgeon Michael Savetsky, MD to its growing medical staff, according to Jeffrey Martin, MD, Managing Partner of North Shore Eye Care.
Dr. Savetsky is a board certified cornea, external disease and refractive surgeon who specializes in LASIK, PRK, cornea transplants, cataract surgery, pterygium, dry eyes and general ophthalmology. “As North Shore Eye Care continues to expand across Long Island, it is important that we broaden our medical staff with specialists like Dr. Savetsky who can provide patients convenient access to the highest quality eye care,” said Dr. Martin. “Patients will quickly appreciate seeing Dr. Savetsky because his dedication to leading edge technology and advanced surgical techniques is surpassed only by his dedication to personal, quality patient care.”
Prior to joining North Shore Eye Care, Dr. Savetsky practiced ophthalmology on the west coast in Los Angeles, California. He completed his general ophthalmic training at Tulane University Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana and then received additional training in cornea and refractive surgery at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. “I have been extremely fortunate in my medical career to have trained under some of the leading eye surgeons in the world,” said Dr. Savetsky. “During my advanced training at the Cleveland Clinic, I learned the latest breakthroughs in treating myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and other common ocular surface diseases.” Dr. Savetsky said he looks forward to sharing expertise with patients of North Shore Eye Care and his fellow colleagues.
During his career, Dr. Savetsky has been involved in numerous medical studies and FDA-sponsored clinical trials for new drugs and treatments for various eye conditions. “I enjoy being up to date on the latest technology and surgical techniques to ensure I am giving the best possible therapy to my patients,” he said. “The most rewarding part of being an eye surgeon is helping patients understand their treatment options and watching them enjoy a lifetime of the best possible vision.” In his spare time, Dr. Savetsky enjoys writing music, hiking and traveling.
Dr. Savetsky is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. “Having someone of Dr. Savetsky’s caliber with regard to his medical training and patient-centered personality is an absolute perfect fit for both our medical staff and our patient base,” said Dr. Martin.
North Shore Eye Care offers patients convenient access to practices in Smithtown, Garden City, Riverhead, Holbrook, Deer Park, Southampton, Southold, Hempstead, Queens, and Huntington. “Our focus at North Shore Eye Care has always been to provide men and women of all ages – including infants and children – the same level of superior eye care found in major medical centers around the world right here on Long Island,” said Dr. Martin.
“Joining one of the country’s premiere ophthalmology practices is an honor and a privilege,” said Dr. Savetsky. “North Shore Eye Care has a progressive approach to comprehensive eye care that is unparalleled, which is why they are New York’s fastest growing ophthalmology practice.”
North Shore Eye Care is Long Island’s most established full-service comprehensive eye care provider. This year they are celebrating 54 years of eye care excellence since Dr. Sidney Martin founded the practice in 1962. North Shore Eye Care is the official LASIK Providers of the New York Mets and 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, Hempstead, Queens, and Huntington. They specialize in cataract care, LASIK laser vision correction, glaucoma management, diabetic eye disease, ocular plastic surgery, audiology, pediatric ophthalmology and retinal care. For more information about North Shore Eye Care, please contact Jacqueline Hernandez at 1-855-295-4144 Ext.139.