Danielle Iacono, OD

Danielle Iacono, OD
Assistant Clinical Professor
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Dr. Iacono joined the University Eye Center as an assistant clinical professor in 2013 where she supervises third and fourth year OD students in both the Adult Primary Care and Pediatric Clinics. Dr. Iacono previously worked at the North Central Bronx Hospital as well as in a private practice. Dr. Iacono received her Doctor of Optometry degree from SUNY Optometry in 2012 and completed her residency in Primary Care in 2013. Dr. Iacono also engages in research at the Clinical Vision Research Center.


Children with Special Needs, Contact Lenses-General, Eye Care for Adults, Eye Care for Pre-School and School-Aged Children



OD, SUNY College of Optometry, 2012


SUNY College of Optometry, Primary Care, 2013


Clinical Research

Title: Phase III Study of Lifitegrast Ophthalmic Solution for Dry Eye (OPUS-3); Shire Pharmaceuticals
Role: Sub Investigator, PI: K. Richdale, OD PhD

Title: Controlling Myopia Progression with Optical Interventions; Johnson and Johnson, Vistakon
Role: Sub Investigator, PI: K. Richdale, OD PhD

Title: Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial: Attention and Reading Trial; National Eye Institute
Role: Unmasked Examiner, Masked Examiner- Vision, Masked Examiner- Reading, PI: J. Cooper OD

Title: Contact Lens Assessment in Youth (CLAY); multiple unrestricted grants, Alcon Laboratories (originally through CIBA Vision)
Role: Sub-Investigator, PI: K. Richdale, OD PhD

Title: Evaluation of a Handheld Autorefractor; Smart Vision Labs
Role: Sub-Investigator, PI: M. Rosenfield McOptom PhD, K. Cuiffreda OD PhD

Title: Phase III study of EBI-005 Ophthalmic Solution for Dry Eye; Eleven Biotherapeutics
Role: Sub Investigator, PI: K. Richdale, OD PhD

Title: Clinical Assessment of a New Progressive Lens; Sponsored Study
Role: Sub Investigator, PI: T. Nguyen OD PhD

Title: Non-dispensing Evaluation of Investigational Limbal Ring Contact Lens; Johnson and Johnson, Vistakon
Role: Sub Investigator, PI: K. Richdale, OD PhD

Conference Abstracts and Presentations

Grand Rounds Presentation; 02/2015

Clinical Research Cases from the CVRC; SUNY College of Optometry Resident’s Day Presentation; 03/2013

Giant Cell Arteritis: What You Need to Know (COPE Approved Lecture)

Academy 2012 Resident’s Day Poster Presentation;10/2012

Making the Diagnosis of Cone- Rod Dystrophy in a Patient with Progressive Vision Loss