Doctors & Staff

Paul Galstian, OD


Paul Galstian, OD


  • Doctorate — State University of New York’s College of Optometry
  • Undergraduate — New York University

Professional Activities

  • American Optometric Association
  • New York State Optometric Association


Paul Galstian, OD, is an optometrist who specializes in post operative care, intravitreal injection follow up care, contact lens fits, double vision correction, primary eye care and emergency eye care. Dr. Galstian earned his Bachelor of Science from New York University. He earned his Doctorate in 1991 from the State University of New York’s College of Optometry. Dr. Galstian is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the State University of New York’s College of Optometry. He has taught Optometry Interns and Residents. He is also on staff at Cumberland Diagnostic and Treatment Center, which is part of New York City’s Health and Hospital Corporation. He examines patients and teaches third year Medical Students from the State University of New York’s Downstate College of Medicine.

Dr. Galstian is a Past President and Former Board member of the Optometric Society of the City of New York, which is the largest local Optometric Society in the United States. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and New York State Optometric Association. He has been on several Medical Missions to Peru and Mexico. He has been an Investigator and Sub-Investigator on multiple Clinical Trials. Dr. Galstian has lectured to Ophthalmology Groups, the Ophthalmology Residents of the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and various Optometric Groups.

Dr. Galstian is an associate at Ophthalmic Consultants of Long Island, OCLI, an eye care group consisting of over 30 eye doctors and surgeons representing a broad spectrum of specialties in ophthalmology and optometry, with 14 locations throughout Long Island.