Dr. Wasserstein graduated from Binghamton University in 1993, and received his Doctor of Optometry from SUNY College of Optometry in 1998.
Before moving to Livingston, Dr. Wasserstein was a teacher at the Hogeschool van Utrecht in the Netherlands, and then was in practice in Manhattan for six years.
He was the optometrist at Spare Pair Vision Center in Livingston before starting Livingston Family Eyecare in June of 2011.
Dr. Wasserstein has participated in ten missions to impoverished areas of Honduras, Nicaragua, and Mexico, personally examining and giving glasses to thousands of people who would not otherwise be able to afford them. Most of these missions were with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity (VOSH.)
Dr. Wasserstein is conversant in Spanish and can perform eye exams in Portuguese and Dutch. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians. To keep up with the latest advances in the field, he takes over twenty-five hours of continuing professional education every year. He sees patients three years of age and up.
In 2014, 2015, and 2016, Dr. Wasserstein was selected as one of New Jersey's favorite kids' docs by the readers of New Jersey Family magazine.
Dr. Wasserstein is married to pediatrician Allison Gurey Wasserstein, MD of Summit Medical Group. They have two young boys.
As an optometry student, Dr. Wasserstein was a member of the Gold Key International Optometric Honor Society. In addition, he won several awards, including the Max Cohen Award for outstanding volunteer commitment to community service, the Billie Lyons Award for distinguished service to the college community, and the NYSOA Auxilliary Award for outstanding service to his class.
Livingston Family Eyecare
184 South Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
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