Dr. Nicholas Despotidis is a leading expert in the field of Orthokeratology, the generic term for the Gentle Vision Shaping System (GVSS).
has devoted his
practice to this area of expertise since his
and Gregory, have worn the retainer lenses since the age of 10 and 7.
has had the privilege of fitting hundreds of patients with Gentle Vision Shaping Retainers and seeing them grow from children to young adults.
has lectured to hundreds of parents throughout the state of New Jersey, describing the benefits of the GVSS technique.
was also featured by Paragon Vision Sciences
, the maker of the FDA
approved lenses used in the GVSS technique, in their "Meet the Experts" seminar describing the technique to eye physicians throughout the United States.
(Dr. D) graduated with honors from The State College of Optometry
in New York.
later completed a residency in vision therapy and pediatric vision.
many honors was the distinguished Barnes-Hind Award for excellence in contact lens fitting.
He has published many papers in optometric journals, as well as being a frequent lecturer.
He is the co-founder of EyeCare Professionals, P.C., a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and is Board Certified in vision therapy as a Fellow in the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.