Edgar Ekure, O.D.
*Certified to treat ocular disease to the fullest extent allowed by law in the State of New York
Dr. Edgar Ekure graduated from the University of Benin in Nigeria, obtaining his Bachelor's and Doctor of Optometry degrees with honors. He further obtained a Master's degree in Clinical Vision Research from Nova Southeastern University, where he excelled, becoming the first graduate clinical vision research student to obtain the president's research grant award for his seminal study on The Global Summation of Radial Frequency Patterns and the Effect of Transient Glare on Shape Discrimination.
Dr. Ekure is a published researcher who has presented lectures at national and international scientific conferences. His Clinical interest is in primary care optometry, emphasizing contact lens practice, glaucoma, and neuro-optometry. Dr. Edgar Ekure has been practicing since 1992. Dr. Ekure is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.