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OUR West Orange OPTOMETRIC TEAM


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Alan B. Schlussel, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Alan B. Schlussel, O.D., F.A.A.O.

graphic owl 01Doctor Schlussel received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology from Binghamton University in 1980. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the State College of Optometry in New York in 1984. He has been in private practice for over 30 years. Doctor Schlussel is currently the managing partner of both private eye care offices in Midtown New York City and West Orange,N.J. In December of 1989, Dr. Schlussel became a fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and is currently a prestigious member of this organization. He is also a member of the American Optometric Association along with the New York and New Jersey State Optometric Associations. He has been extensively trained in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease and in the co-management of LASIK. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Schlussel has developed a dry eye center of excellence within his private office. Having dry eyes himself, he has been successful at treating and managing patients with dry eyes. The Dry Eye Treatment Center of New York and New Jersey offers appointments for the treatment and management of Ocular Surface Disease (Dry Eye Syndrome). Dr. Schlussel regularly answers your vision related questions. Dr. Schlussel recently lectured to a large group of optometrists on the effects of dry eyes on sports performance. Dr. Schlussel has been rated #1 optometrist in New York on Kev’s Best!   Dr. Schlussel is an avid sports fan following local professional teams namely the NY Mets, NY Knicks and Rangers. He is also a long suffering fan of the NY Jets, but roots for all local teams. He is also a rock music fan going to many local and national concerts throughout the year.

Veronica Ramsarat O.D

Veronica Ramsarat O.D

Veronica Ramsarat, O.D. is a New York Licensed optometric physician. She practices comprehensive and advanced eyecare services. Her clinical areas of expertise include dry eye, keratoconus and myopia management. Dr. Ramsarat practices holistic wellness. During each treatment lifestyle and nutrition are analyzed and reviewed. This enables her to provide a complete customizable treatment for each of her patients.

Education and background:

Dr. Ramsarat completed her undergraduate training at Long Island University and received her O.D. degree at Inter American University School of Optometry. She has interned in specialized practices such as NY lasik laser and Microsurgery institute, Kelly Vision Center, and Collazo Ophthalmology at Temple Health. She has also participated in service trips to Dominican Republic with Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity and the National optometric student association. She is fluent in English and medical Spanish.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Optometry
  • American Optometric Association
  • National Optometric Association
  • Gas Permeable Lens Institute
  • Scleral Lens Education Society
  • Women of Optometry
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Dr. Alan Schlussel in West Orange

Dr. Alan Schlussel provides innovative eye care services to patients from in and around West Orange. We offer comprehensive eye health assessments, ocular disease diagnosis and treatment, contact lens evaluation and fitting, and prescriptions.

The team at Dr. Alan Schlussel aims to provide the best possible solution for the patient's eye health and vision needs. By utilizing the latest technologies and evidence-based treatments, we can ensure that each patient maintains optimal eye health.

We welcome new patients and accept most major forms of insurance.