DR. SORKIN RECENTLY ACCEPTED AS A FELLOW IN THE SCLERAL LENS EDUCATION SOCIETY (SLS) The Scleral Lens Education Society (SLS) is an international association for vision care professionals who develop and/ or fit scleral contact lenses. Dr. Sorkin was recently selected as a fellow of SLS, an exclusive society with less than 40 members world-wide. Steven Sorkin, OD, graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. He earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from State University of New York College of Optometry. He then completed an externship in ocular disease at OMNI Eye Services in Atlanta, Georgia and a primary care optometry externship at Walson Air Force Hospital in Fort Dix, New Jersey.
Dr. Steven Sorkin has received multiple clinical honors and has participated in many contact lens related studies. He lectures extensively on contact lenses, dry eyes, and allergies and has a special interest in difficult to fit contact lens patients, such as those with keratoconus or post-surgical cases. Dr. Sorkin frequently lectures on ocular allergy, ocular therapeutics, corneal disease and contact lenses.
Dr. Sorkin currently serves as president of the Essex County Optometric Society and a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians and the American Optometric Association.