Dr. Abraham "Avi" Alboher O.D. is an optometrist who is proficient and trained in ocular disease, dry eye treatment, specialty contact lenses, as well as providing general ocular health care.
Dr.Alboher graduated from State University of New York College of Optometry. He was awarded the Louis Herrmann Memorial award for outstanding compassion in patient care. He acquired his clinical experience in ocular disease by rotating through the Hudson Valley Veterans Affairs Hospital System and Gouverneur Hospital, a NYC Health System Hospital. He has extensive clinical experience diagnosing and managing dry eye, cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, hypertensive retinopathy, age related macular degeneration, and corneal conditions. His training and clinical experience also included consultations for surgical procedures such as LASIK, cataract removals, and glaucoma surgeries. Dr. Alboher was also involved with the post-operative care of his patients, as well.
In addition to a concentration in ocular disease, Dr.Alboher possesses clinical expertise working with specialty rigid lenses (scleral and prosthetic) and soft lenses (multifocal, astigmatic, spherical). He is a member of the American Optometric Association, New York State Optometric Association and Contact Lens Society of America. He enjoys working with patients of all ages and has a warm and compassionate disposition. When not in the office Dr.Alboher has several hobbies, including outdoor activities such as surfing and snowboarding.