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Jerry D’Aversa, OD


Jerry D’Aversa, OD, is a New York State licensed optometrist with a focus on medical eye care. Dr. D’Aversa completed his undergraduate…

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  • Doctorate

    • State University of New York College of Optometry, New York, NY

  • Undergraduate

    • Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY

Professional activities

  • New York State Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association

NewsFebruary 23, 2021

Understanding Digital Eye Strain

Author: Jerry D'Aversa, OD Now, more than ever before, people of all ages are spending extended hours staring at digital screens. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are experiencing nonstop screen time for work and/or school, and it doesn’t stop there—people often unwind and relax after work or school by staring at their phones…

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NewsJanuary 15, 2019

New, Larger Valley Stream Location at 70 East Sunrise Highway

OCLI, a Spectrum Vision Partners managed practice, has relocated its Valley Stream office to a new, larger space at 70 East Sunrise Highway, Suite 400, Valley Stream, NY 11581. The new location will enable the practice to better serve the needs of its patients. According to Gerard D’Aversa, MD, “After serving the Valley Stream community…

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Jerry D’Aversa, OD, is a New York State licensed optometrist with a focus on medical eye care. Dr. D’Aversa completed his undergraduate studies at Manhattan College majoring in Psychology with cum laude honors. He received his professional Optometry degree from State University of New York College of Optometry with Beta Sigma Kappa honors.

Dr. D’Aversa specializes in pre and post-operative surgical co-management, emergency eye care, and the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases such as macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and ocular surface disease. He has traveled to medically underserved communities in Panama and Grenada to provide comprehensive eye care. Dr. D’Aversa has given lectures on cataract surgery management and ocular surface disease. Additionally, Dr. D’Aversa is able to provide specialty contact lens fittings to OCLI patients with unique corneal and refractive needs.

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