Jerome Sherman, OD, FAAO, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor

Dr. Sherman is a graduate of Pennsylvania College of Optometry and currently holds the position of Distinguished Teaching Professor at the State University of New York and Schnurmacher Institute of Vision Research. His private sector experience includes clinical care and research at the Eye Institute and Laser Center and more recently at Omni Eye Surgery, both in Manhattan. Publications include over 750 clinical articles, research manuscripts, book chapters, two CD’s and 4 books. His Retina Revealed website at has hundreds of cases and nearly 3,000 images. This website, through the Review of Optometry, is free to all and is being rebuilt in 2020. Jerry is also a Founding Member of both the Optometric Retina Society and the International Foundation for Optic Nerve Disease.


Jerome Sherman, OD,FAAO
SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor
College of Optometry,
33 W 42nd Street
New York, NY10036
(212) 938-5862