Dr. Alison Schmidt is a licensed optometrist who provides comprehensive eye care. She is certified in the treatment and/or management of ocular disease, including glaucoma, macular degeneration, red eyes, diabetic retinopathy etc. Dr. Schmidt is experienced in fitting patients for glasses and contact lenses including toric and multifocal lenses. She is competent in seeing pediatric patients 5 and up, and is proficient in binocular/vision therapy evaluations.
Dr. Schmidt is a compassionate physician who strives to provide the best quality of care to all of her patients. She completed her undergraduate education at SUNY College at Geneseo where she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. She went on to SUNY College of Optometry where she graduated with honors. While in school, Dr. Schmidt was an active member of Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity where she was able to participate in a mission trip to Nicaragua providing eye care to patients with limited access to care. She also did a rotation at the Northport VA hospital where she examined veterans who have served our country.
Currently, Dr. Schmidt is an active member of the New York State Optometric Association where she is part of a Young Advocate Committee - helping to get more young optometrists involved in organized optometry. Dr. Schmidt is a native Long Islander and is an avid beachgoer, outdoor enthusiast, globe trotter and animal lover.