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Dr. Edward LaCorte, OD

Optometrist

Professional statement

Dr. LaCorte graduated from the University at Buffalo with a Bachelors degree in Biochemical Pharmacology in 2007. He then continued his education and graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Doctor of Optometry degree and obtained another Bachelors in Vision Science during his time in Florida. He completed a residency in Ocular Disease/Primary Care at the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System in Brooklyn, NY in 2012. During this time, he conducted a study on the effects of eyelid closure on intraocular pressure after administration of topical glaucoma medication. Since then, he has been practicing in the New York City area and has volunteered his services on medical mission trips to Trinidad and Tobago as well as Haiti

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • ACE
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Optometrist

Practice names

Education and training

  • Nova Southeastern University, Doctor of Optometry
  • University at Buffalo (Bachelor's)

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1568759850

Office locations

Southern Vision Care

953 Southern Blvd

Bronx, NY 10459

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