Dr. Samartino completed his undergraduate study with TriBeta honors in Biology at McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. He received his Doctorate of Optometry from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University.
During his studies at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Dr. Samartino completed externships in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Alaska with clinical honors. Prior to establishing Premier Eye Associates, he practiced full time in the South Jersey area. During this time, he worked at an ophthalmology practice where he served as the contact lens specialist and practiced medical optometry including care for post operative cataract, retina and LASIK patients.
Dr. Samartino lives in Oaklyn, NJ with his wife Nikki. His interests include watching movies, spending time at the shore, and playing soccer.
Professional interests include orthokeratology, specialty contact lenses, Keratoconus, ocular disease, dry eye treatment.