RICHMOND, Texas – Oct. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CYNACON / OCuSOFT (OCuSOFT, Inc.), a company specializing in ophthalmic research, development and supply to ophthalmologists and optometrists, is pleased to announce the appointment of Katherine Mastrota, M.S., O.D., to its Optometric Scientific Advisory Board.

caption: OCuSOFTDr. Mastrota is the Center Director of Omni Eye Surgery in New York City. She is dedicated to playing a key role in the center’s development and growth through her commitment to excellence in patient care.

Dr. Mastrota is a member of the American Optometric Association, the New York State Optometric Association, the Optometric Cataract and IOL Society, the Optometric Dry Eye Society, and is a former board member of the Optometric Society of the City of New York. Her areas of special interest include Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome and Ocular Surface Disease. She has lectured locally and at the annual meeting of American Optometric Association and Vision Expo East and West on these topics.

Dr. Mastrota graduated from New York University with a Masters of Science and completed her Optometry degree at SUNY College of Optometry in 1989.

“Dr. Mastrota’s dedication and contribution to better understanding the eyelids’ role in ocular surface disease has been tremendous. With the goals and synergies that we share, the addition of Dr. Mastrota to OCuSOFT’s Optometric Scientific Advisory Board is a great fit,” said Patrick H. Witham, Executive Vice-President.

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Original Story ID: (3292) :: 2007-10-1002-004

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