Dr. Elliott Shapiro received his optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry. He specializes in hard to fit patients and custom Contact Lenses.
Dr. Shapiro is the recipient of the President’s Club award from LensCrafters and is a member of the American Optometric Association and California Optometric Association. He is also a consultant for Alcon and was a regional manager for Eyexam of CA (LensCrafters) for 6 years. Dr. Shapiro has been in practice for over 35 years.
Dr. Shapiro grew up in Long Beach, NY on the south shore of Long Island. He enjoys playing basketball, walking his dog on the beach, biking and spending time with his wife and two daughters.
In addition to running Shapiro Family Optometry, Dr. Shapiro is a consultant for Alcon focusing on training optometrists and eye care professionals on best practices and industry standards and tips for proper use of daily disposable contact lenses, particularly Multifocal contact lens fittings. In this unique role, Dr. Shapiro runs on-site training at the Alcon facilities in Fort Worth and on an as-needed basis, hands-on training at doctors offices throughout the country. Dr. Shapiro is also a member of the Alcon Speakers Bureau. Apparently, we neglected to mention another of Dr. Shapiro’s hobbies, he enjoys traveling!