Dr. Elise Kramer is a residency-trained optometrist who specializes in ocular health and disease, ocular surface disease and regular and specialty contact lens fitting.
Her Doctorate degree was awarded in Optometry from the Université de Montréal in 2012 where she received a grant from the Scholarship Program of the Québec Ministry of Education for short-term university studies outside of Québec. Receipt of this scholarship award is based on academic performance. In the summer of her second year, she participated in a humanitarian mission in Laayoune, Morocco where she helped hundreds of impoverished people by giving them free eye examinations and glasses corresponding as closely as possible to their prescription.
During her fourth year, she completed a specialty contact lens training seminar course at the Vision Care Institute in Jacksonville, Florida. Later, in her fourth year, she helped teach a course on slit-lamp use and ocular foreign body extraction to family medicine residents in Montreal. She then completed her internship in ocular disease at the Eye Centers of South Florida, where she worked with Dr. Dan and Dr. Hoffman and went on to complete her residency at the Miami VA Medical Center. Her time there included training at the Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, the nation’s top eye hospital. After her residency, Dr. Kramer became a fellow of the Scleral Lens Education Society. Dr. Kramer is a member of the American Optometric Association and a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. She strives to assist each patient with quality and advanced eye care whether he or she requires a basic eye exam or specialized eye or vision care.
“My practice has been devoted to the restoring quality vision and ocular comfort to those patients who have been affected by keratoconus, refractive surgical complications (ex: LASIK), corneal transplant surgery, eye trauma, chronic dry eyes, corneal dystrophies and degenerations and many others. Most of my patients who have suffered from vision loss are now wearing custom made contact lenses I have designed using advanced technology. The results are outstanding.”
Dr. Robert Sheir
Known as “Aventura’s hometown Optometrist”, Dr. Robert Sheir has been taking care of the vision health of patients from across the nation for over 30 years. Dr. Sheir listens to his patients of all ages and comes up with the best solutions to meet their individual needs. He receives great pleasure knowing that he can help people enjoy their lives so much more fully with better vision. In addiction, he assures his patients that they understand that preventative checkups help ensure their vision health.
Dr. Sheir was associated with a multi doctor surgical practice where he specialized in advanced vision and medical eye cares as well specialty contact lenses. He has been fitting special scleral lenses on patients that have keratoconus, lasik complications, post-corneal transplants, Stevens Johnson syndrome and many more medical conditions. Every specialty lens is customized for each individual eye.
Dr. Sheir is committed to bringing his patients the highest level of total eye care. He strives to provide patients and their family members with detailed one on one attention offering the newest technology and equipment with a professional team of experienced staff committed to the well being of their patients.
Dr. Sheir is a member of the American Optometric Association, a fellow of the National Eye Research Foundation and a fellow of the American Orthokeratology Association. He has served on the boards of many civic organizations and is past president of NMB chapter of Kiwanis International.
Dr. Sheir feel that eye care and healthy eyes with proper vision is an integral part of the general well being of an individual. “Better vision enables you to enjoy life to the fullest.”
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