Dr. Stuart Podell has served the vision care needs of the Long Island community since 1972. He has cared for four generations of families. Besides his practice in Commack, he served as Chief of Optometric Services at SUNY College of Optometry, Associate Clinical Professor of Optometry at SUNY and is presently Associate Professor Emeritus at SUNY. During his tenure at SUNY he was responsible for the clinical training of a whole generation of vision care professionals. Dr. Podell has lectured to internationally as well as to national profession organizations including the American Academy of Optometry. He is a recognized speaker of the highest order. Dr. Podell is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (FAAO), a recognition of his expertise in vision care. He was also recognized as an Ezell Fellow by the American Optometric Foundation distinguishing “the finest minds in Optometry”. Dr. Podell’s first priority has always and continues to be the vision care needs of his devoted patients. He continues to render the highest quality personal care utilizing the most modern high tech and sophisticated technology. The best description of his patient interactions is “caring care”. Dr. Podell has devoted his professional career to caring for the visual needs of his patients. He welcomes the opportunity to care for yours as well.