Andrew R. Bontempo, O.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Bontempo has worked at East End Eye for 15 years. He specializes in contact lens fitting and treatment of double vision. He is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and is passionate about providing through eyecare and explaining eye conditions in terms patients can understand.
Dr. Bontempo graduated with his O.D. degree from the State University of New York College of Optometry in 1997. While in the Optometry program, he published several articles on contact lens surface compatibility on his way to completing his Ph.D. in 1998. To enhance his clinical skills he did a residency in rehabilitative optometry at Northport Veterans Administration Medical Center. After finishing his training, he served as an assistant professor at the New England College of Optometry for two years prior to joining the practice.
Outside of the office Dr. Bontempo enjoys road cycling and spending time with his wife and two daughters.