Ira Krumholtz, OD
SUNY College of Optometry
33 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036


Dr. Krumholtz received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the SUNY College of Optometry.  He completed his residency in vision therapy in 1992.  After completion of the residency, Dr. Krumholtz joined the faculty at the college.  He served as a clinical supervisor in the general primary clinic as well as the vision therapy and pediatric clinics.  Dr. Krumholtz also was director of the District 1 school based vision program.  He is a fellow of the College of Optometrist in Vision Development since 1992.


Bodack MI, Chung I, Krumholtz I. An analysis of vision screening data from New York City public schools. Optometry. 2010 Sep;81(9):476-84.

Krumholtz I. Educating the Educators: increasing grade-school teacher’s ability to detect vision problems. Optometry; July 2004

FitzGerald DE, Chung I, Krumholtz I. An Analysis of High Myopia in a Pediatric Population less than 10 Years of Age. Optometry 2005;76:102-14

Sethee S, FitzGerald DE, Krumholtz I. Exotropia in a Pediatric Population less than six years of Age. Jour. Behav. Optom Vol 14;6 2004 149-155

Vricella M, FitzGerald DE, Krumholtz I, Effectiveness of Welch Allyn Suresight Autorefractor as a screening tool in a sample of children aged 3-69 months.  Jour. Behav. Optom. Vol 13 Aug 2002

FitzGerald DE, Krumholtz I. Maintenance of improvement gains in refractive amblyopia: a comparison of treatment modalities.  Optometry. 73:3 March 2002 (issue highlight)

Krumholtz I. A pediatric vision screening and its ability to predict academic performance. Optometry. July 2000

Krumholtz I, FitzGerald DE.  Outcome indicators in a strabismic population.  Jour. Behav. Optom. Vol 10, 1999

Krumholtz I., FitzGerald DE. Efficacy of treatment modalities in refractive amblyopia.  Jour.Amer. Optom. Assoc. June 1999

FitzGerald DE, Mozlin R, Chung I, Krumholtz I. A yearly summary of quality assessment and improvement in the optometric pediatric clinic of the SUNY College of Optometry.  Jour. Amer. Optom. Assoc. 1998:69

Krumholtz I. Results of a vision screening.  Jour. Amer. Optom. Assoc. March 1995

Krumholtz I. Results of a pediatric vision screening. Jour. Behav. Optom. Nov. 1996

Krumholtz I. Examination of the infant.  Jour. Behav. Optom. May 1994

Krumholtz I, Solan HE. Selected perceptual norms for the learning disabled population ages 6-9.  Jour. Behav. Optom. Jan 1993

Co-author for the SUNY College of Optometry vision therapy procedure manual used by the third and fourth year students in the vision therapy clinic 1991