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Posts ByJoel Kestenbaum, OD, Author at Long Island Eye Doctor | Page 6 of 11

2011,Two Thousand and Eleven

January 5, 2011 |

What happened to the years? I was born in 1954, the year Willie Mays made the over-the-shoulder catch in the World Series.  I have seen the great blackout, Vietnam, the Beatles, Woodstock, President Kennedy get shot, Nixon too, the 7 … Read More


November 24, 2010 |

It’s the holiday season again and almost 2011.  Where did this year go?  There have been some positive changes in 2010.  The stock market is up.  Employment is up and people are starting to feel good about themselves again.  The … Read More

What Are Your Options?

November 8, 2010 | 3


It’s that wonderful time in your life and your son or daughter is getting married.  You decide that since you have a year or so before the wedding that you’ll join a gym and actually go three or … Read More

On Vacation But Can’t Get Away

September 23, 2010 | 1

I recently took a vacation to New Mexico, visiting Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Taos, Los Alamos and other surrounding areas.  It’s a beautiful part of this great country with new visual experiences around every corner.  Each day brought a different and … Read More

Optix and GroupOn!

September 8, 2010 |

Hello Groupon Purchasers,

Stop by our office anytime to use your gift certificate.  You can choose from over 600 designer and everyday sunglasses and over 1000 frames.

Saturday September 11th, as an added bonus, the reps from Nike, Nautica and more will join us at OPTIX.  … Read More

Did You Have Your Child’s Eyes Examined?

August 28, 2010 | 1


It’s that time of the year again.  The kids are going back to school.  Mom and dad are running out to get the children new clothes, a haircut and a … Read More

Optometry Student Interns

August 16, 2010 |

It has been an amazing journey practicing optometry for 30 years.  All of the courses I took in optometry school have been put to

good use in some fashion or another.  Academics though, are just that… academics.  As most … Read More

Eye Pain

July 11, 2010 | 4

Eye Pain……Don’t take it for granted

I just got a telephone call from a patient complaining of eye pain.  Triaging the complaint is probably the most important thing a doctor or staff can do.  There are certain questions that must … Read More

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