Allison LaFata, O.D.
Dr. LaFata graduated cum laude from Wagner College where she was admitted on an academic scholarship. She completed her optometric education at the State University of New York (SUNY), College of Optometry, where she received the Scott Tasker Folsom Scholarship. She performed her internship at both Veterans Affairs (VA) NY Harbor Healthcare-Brooklyn and Omni Eye Services, where she stayed on to complete her residency in Ocular Diseases.
Dr. LaFata joined Omni Eye Services as consultative optometrist in 2006 and now serves as Center Director of the West Orange office. She specializes in the diagnosis and management of ocular disease for adults and the geriatric population. She is licensed to practice optometry in New York and New Jersey.
Dr. LaFata is an adjunct clinical associate professor at the SUNY State College of Optometry and holds optometry academic appointments at Salus University, the Ohio State University, and the University of Missouri, St. Louis.
She is a member of the American Optometric Association and the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians.
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