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Evan Kaplan, OD, MS

Assistant Clinical Professor
Chief of Contact Lenses Specialty Services
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Dr. Kaplan has been an associate clinical professor at the University Eye Center since 1991, where he also received both his Doctor of Optometry degree and Masters of Science degree in Vision Science. He is the chief of the Contact Lens Specialty Service. Dr. Kaplan is on the attending staff at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary where he serves as the director of contact lens services. He also is a partner in a private group practice in the Bronx.


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Affiliations and Recognition

Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry

Additional Languages Spoken



MS, SUNY College of Optometry, 1991
OD, SUNY College of Optometry, 1990
BA, Washington University in St. Louis, 1984


Kaplan EN, Gundel RE, Anterior Hydrogel Lens Deposits: Polished vs. Unpolished Surfaces. Optometry and Vis.Science, 1996; 73:3 201-203.

Gundel RE, Rosen JS, Kaplan EN, Parameter Consistency in Disposable Lenses. Optometry and Vis. Science. 1993; 70:8  672-78.

Kaplan, EN et al, Residual Hydrogen Peroxide as a Function of Platinum Disc Age. The CLAO Journal, 1992: 18:3  149-54.

Gundel RE, Kaplan EN, Rosen JS, Quantitative Analysis of Visual Acuity through Amber Discolored Lenses. Optometry and Vis. Science, 1992; 69:I 2 948·52.