Dr. Shiomos is a licensed therapeutic optometrist who is trained to diagnose and treat ocular diseases, including glaucoma.
A native of Central New York, he has been providing comprehensive medical eye care in the area since 1994. He completed his undergraduate work at the University of Rochester and received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology.
Dr. Shiomos earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry in Boston. Dr. Shiomos completed an externship in specialty contact lenses with the Leahey Eye Clinic in Lowell, Massachusetts. He is one of 200 practitioners in the United States certified to prescribe a revolutionary new hybrid keratoconus contact lens called ClearKone.
He is a current member of the American and New York Optometric Associations. He is also a member of the American Optometric Association-Contact Lens and Cornea Section. Dr. Shiomos recently received the 2009 New York Optometric Association Communications Award for the use of electronic newsletters as an effective way to communicate with members.