Dr. Neil Rubin has been serving the local community since he graduated optometry school in 1988. He received a BS in biology at SUNY Albany and graduated SUNY College of Optometry which he stayed on as an associate clinical professor. His post graduate work included working with children in prominent Long Island developmental vision practices and becoming certified in diagnosis and therapeutic treatment of eye diseases. Most recently he became Board Certified by the American Board of Optometry to assure best care for his patients.
Dr. Neil Rubin attends over 30 hours of Continuing Education seminars per year through his affiliation with the American Optometric Association (AOA) and as a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry. These classes provide up to date procedures and technology that continuously reshapes "the standard of care" for his patients . He also belongs to the New York State Optometric Association (NYSOA) and the Nassau County Optometric Society.
Dr. Rubin specializes in understanding patient’s visual requirements and careful detection and treatment of medical eye problems. Some diseases he checks for are dry eyes, cataracts, macular degeneration and glaucoma. Diabetic evaluations are done with a report sent to the physician if requested. He sees patients for emergencies, red eyes and prescribes medications if needed.
On a personal note, most patients don’t know Dr. Rubin has a twin brother. Dr. Rubin is married and has two children, Justin and Holly. Outside of work, he likes to play golf, exercise, enjoys gardening, and visiting the local restaurants. But most of all he is focused on you.