GARDEN CITY, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- OCLI, a Spectrum Vision Partners (SVP) managed practice, today announced it will be welcoming William Boozan, MD to the OCLI team of doctors. Dr. Boozan is a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, Laser Cataract and Refractive Surgeon. He will see patients in OCLI's Oceanside and Valley Stream locations beginning October 16th, 2019.
Dr. Boozan joins OCLI after his impressive career which spans several decades in various leading medical and educational facilities. He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University, and his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine before completing both a general surgery residency and later an ophthalmology residency at Saint Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of New York.
In addition, Dr. Boozan has held positions as Residency Training Coordinator and Chief, Glaucoma Service, at Sisters of Charity Medical Center in Staten Island, New York; and Clinical Instructor at both New York Medical College and Sisters of Charity Medical Center, Physician's Assistant Program, in Staten Island, New York.
Dr. Boozan coauthored, "A Companion of Neonatal Mortality from Different Sources in a Referral NICU," with A. Krause and P.A.M. Auld. He is currently writing, "The Prevalence of Early Posterior Capsular Fibrosis Post-Cataract Surgery in Patients Using Latanaprost for Intraocular Pressure Control," in cooperation with P. Pal and. R. D'Amico.
OCLI is one of seven managed practices to join Spectrum Vision Partners since November 2017, when Spectrum announced its strategic relationship with the growth-oriented, private equity firm Blue Sea Capital. Since then, 26 eye doctors and 10 locations have been added across five affiliates.
SVP administratively supports the growth and management of some of the leading ophthalmology practices and eye ambulatory surgery centers in the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut Tri-State area. In addition to OCLI, managed practices include Island Eye Surgicenter, Ophthalmic Consultants of Connecticut ("OCC"), New Vision Cataract Center, Glaucoma Associates of Long Island, Eye Institute of New York, Long Island Eye Care, Precision Eye Care, and Huntington Eye Care.
Tom Burke, CEO of Spectrum Vision Partners, commented, "OCLI is honored to expand our partnerships with innovators and thought leaders in the Ophthalmology space. This broadens our community to which we can provide exceptional, expert care."
Dr. Boozan is equally as excited to join the OCLI community, "After decades of clinical service, I am excited to work within a community of ophthalmic leaders, providing the utmost in care to patients and the community."
Spectrum will continue to assist OCLI to build centers of eye care excellence, with the best and brightest clinicians we can attract. I look forward to future partnerships with the community of eye care providers who recognize OCLI's long history of transparent business transactions, their focus on excellence, and Spectrum's proven ability to fulfill their vision and meet their long-term goals."
For questions or further information regarding the OCLI team or Spectrum Vision Partners, please contact:
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Development Officer
Founded in 1997, OCLI (http://www.ocli.net) is one of the leading ophthalmology practices in the United States. OCLI boasts 21 state-of-the-art medical facilities across Manhattan, Nassau, and Suffolk counties, housing the most advanced technology available, to offer patients a variety of ophthalmic services and treatments. OCLI is led by 42 highly skilled eye surgeons in each major sub-specialty of eye care, providing comprehensive eye care services, including treatment for cataracts, corneal disease, refractive surgery, glaucoma, oculoplastics, retinal disease, and neuro-ophthalmology. OCLI also employs six Doctors of Optometry, three Physician Assistants, and one NYS Licensed Aesthetician.
About Spectrum Vision Partners
Spectrum Vision Partners (http://www.spectrumvisionpartners.com) is a leading management services organization, serving the ophthalmology sector. Spectrum Vision Partners has over 700 employees, providing world-class practice management solutions to a network of nationally renowned, multi-specialty ophthalmologists in the New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Tri-State region. The Spectrum platform in New York and Connecticut consists of 25 clinic locations, two State Licensed Ambulatory Centers, with 66 surgeons, doctors, and other medical professionals. Spectrum Vision Partners provides a comprehensive set of business support functions, including billing and collections, credential services, marketing, physician recruitment, ASC development, financial and accounting services, benefits and payroll management, and information technology. The company's corporate headquarters is located at 825 East Gate Boulevard, Suite 111, Garden City, NY 11530.