Apoorva Jinka-Patel, OD, FAAO graduated from George Mason University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She then earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from State University of New York College of Optometry. Dr. Jinka completed her residency in Primary Eye Care and Ocular Disease at the VA NY Harbor Health Care System in Brooklyn, NY. She has previously also served as an Adjunct Clinical Instructor for SUNY College of Optometry, precepting optometry students in private practice and hospital settings.
Dr. Jinka’s professional areas of interests include glaucoma management, dry eye treatments, and retinal pathology. She has presented posters at academy meetings, participated in Grand Rounds lectures, and delivered a COPE (The Council on Optometric Practitioner Education)-approved lecture to her colleagues. Dr. Jinka is currently a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, which is an earned distinction for those who have met the highest standards of professional competence, and who are dedicated to lifelong learning in the field of eye care.
Dr. Jinka’s compassion goes beyond the exam room. She has participated in national and international medical mission trips in Manhattan, NY, Chiapas, Mexico and Pananomé, Panama, and is looking forward to many more missions in the future.
When not seeing patients, Dr. Jinka enjoys photography, reading, and spending time with her husband and daughter. She is fluent in English and Telugu, and is conversant in Spanish. She looks forward to providing quality, thorough, and personalized care to the patients of Lawrenceville Eye Care.
Dr. Larry J. Greidinger was born in Brooklyn, and raised in Queens, NY. He graduated from the State University of New York at Oneonta in 1975. He continued his education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia where he received his Bachelor's of Science Degree and Doctor of Optometry Degree in 1979.
Dr. Greidinger joined the practice in 1984. He was trained by the group's ophthalmologists for over 30 years and practices all aspects of optometry including medical management of eye disease and co-management of our surgical patients.
As an amateur radio operator and computer hobbyist, he naturally became the practice's information and technology person. He enjoys introducing the profession's latest technological advances in patient care to the practice.
Dr. Greidinger is a member of the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians and a member of The American Optometric Association.
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