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Sight Improvement Center

Midtown Manhattan Eye Care At Its Finest!

Welcome to Sight Improvement Center, we are a dynamic group of optometrists with extraordinary training and professional credentials. We invite you to look over our website to learn more about our complete range of optometry services.

If you experience dry eyes – we can help! If you have been told you cannot wear contact lenses, we provide hard-to-fit lenses and scleral contacts. We are also your Low Vision eye doctor in New York City, offering patients a variety of strategies and equipment to help them live a normal life again.

Patients throughout Manhattan receive the personal attention and professional eyecare, our team is dedicated to ensuring you receive the highest level of eyecare.

Our Approach

Our optometrists offer advanced eyecare services for dry eye and scleral lenses, as well as designer frames and the latest contact lenses.

What Makes Sight Improvement Center Unique?

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Eye Disease Management


Whether you have glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration or diabetic retinopathy, we can help prevent further vision deterioration and manage your current symptoms.

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Dry Eye Treatment


Have you tried eye drops for dry eyes, but they still feel scratchy and irritated? Our optometrist in New York City can treat dry eye syndrome, from mild to severe.

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Increased Vision & Comfort with Sclerals


Providing custom-made scleral lenses for irregular corneas, dry eye and other hard-to-fit patients for optimal vision and superior comfort.

Our Eye Doctors

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Dr. Bindu Thomas, O.D.

Dr. Thomas is a graduate of the State University Of New York College of Optometry. She was the recipent of the Scheumacher Merit Scholarship and Development of the Humanities Scholarship....
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Dr. Marlene Jurman, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Marlene Jurman is a graduate of the State University of New York College of Optometry. She completed her residency training at the Veterans Hospital in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Dr....
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Dr. Charles Hollander O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Charles Hollander graduated with honors in 1980 from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. He is a fellow in the American Academy of...
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How Long Does It Take for Macular Degeneration to Progress?

Macular degeneration is a disease that can threaten your sight as it progresses, but early diagnosis and treatment can delay and even lower your risk...
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Are You Suddenly Seeing Dark Spots? Here’s What You Should Do

Seeing floaters is common and usually nothing to worry about. Yet there are times when floaters are a sign of a serious eye condition. Here’s...
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Can You Wear Contacts With Corneal Dystrophy?

If you have corneal dystrophy, it will become increasingly difficult to wear standard contact lenses. Scleral lenses are an excellent choice for patients with many...
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3 Effective Ways to Relieve Dry Eyes

Dry eye syndrome is one of the most common eye conditions in the world, yet many people put up with the discomfort, even though it's...

Low Vision In New York City, New York

How Can We Help You With Low Vision


After a comprehensive eye exam, we’ll work together with you in our New York City Eye Care clinic, to figure out the best strategies and low vision equipment for your personal requirements.

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We Like To Help Anyway We Can

Patient Reviews


Dr. Hollander is the best!
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Hours & Location


We have convenient hours and are easy to find!

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At Sight Improvement Center - we not only offer comprehensive eye exams and prescribe glasses or contacts, but we take our time to listen to your story and develop a complete picture of your ocular and medical history. Your eye health and peace of mind is important to us.