Dr. AFSANA AMIR , O.D.
Dr. Afsana Amir grew up in Borough Park, Brooklyn and completed her undergraduate degree from CUNY Hunter College where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a concentration in Behavioral Neuroscience. She went on to complete her Doctor of Optometry Degree at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University with an Advanced Studies certification in Binocular Vision and Vision Therapy.
Dr. Amir completed her clinical training in primary eye care, pediatrics, ocular disease and specialty contact lenses at the Eye Institute in Elkins Park, PA and at the Global Vision Rehabilitation Center in Miami, FL.
She is passionate about her work with children and community outreach. During her time as a student, Dr. Amir was a member of Student in Optometric Service to Humanity (SOSH) where she provided eye exams to underserved communities in Panama. She is fluent in Bangla and English and has working proficiency in Spanish. Outside of the office, Dr. Amir enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends, traveling and cooking.
In addition to primary eye care, Dr. Amir specializes in myopia progression and specialty contact lenses such as orthokeratology and scleral lenses at our practice. She enjoys serving the diverse community here in South Brooklyn and looks forward to meeting you!
Mr. William Baldizzone, Licensed Optician, F.N.A.O.
Mr. Baldizzone has over 30 years experience in the fabrication and fitting of eyewear. He is a specialist in the fitting of Progressive lenses and likes to boast that "we never fail" our patients. He is an authority on Thinner and lighter lenses and the newest anti-reflective (no-glare) lens technologies. Even if you've tried progressive lenses unsuccessfully, come and let Bill fit you properly and show you what you've been missing. You'll be glad you did.
Did we mention that we will also help you select one of our over 1,500 frames that will help to look great in addition to seeing great?
Mrs. Kristin Baldizzone-gilmartin, Licensed Optician, F.N.A.O.
Following in her Dad's footsteps, Kristin is a NYS licensed Optician. She can help you select a frame that flatters you, and then fill it with your exact prescription in the most technologically advanced lenses. She can fit today's newest digital lenses with state of the art computerized digital measuring devices insuring that your eyeglasses are as high definition as the newest TV's and digital devices.
She's an expert on Transition and Crizal lenses that resist smudging, scratching, dust and help you see better by reducing glare.
Come in and let her customize your new eyewear. We guarantee you've never seen so good.