The Shum Difference

Dr. Shum is a member of the Better Business Bureau
Dr. Shum is a member of the Better Business Bureau

Our Mission Statement

Our office is dedicated to serving our patients with the highest quality eyecare and eyewear. To do this, we will:

-Treat our patients with courtesy and respect while educating them on their visual needs.

-Maintain high technology and state-of-the-art instrumentation.

-Continually educate ourselves in order to remain on the forefront of our profession.

The visual needs and wellness of each patient will always be our first priority. Everything we do shall communicate this.

    Welcome to the website of the office of Dr. Steven R. Shum, O.D. We have chosen to greet you with our Mission Statement because we truly feel it expresses our purpose. We strive to provide quality personalized eyecare to our patients. We hope that this website will provide you with useful information about your eyecare options and our office.

Eyecare at Dr. Shum's office is perhaps the most thorough eye care you will ever receive! What makes us different?

  • Comprehensive pediatric and adult vision testing
  • A caring, well trained staff
    Our staff is encouraged to attend educational seminars and required to read journal articles pertinent to their job responsibilities.
  • Guaranteed contact lens fitting
    If we can't make you see well, comfortably and safely, we will refund your money for the contact lenses.
  • Unique and Innovative Eyeware
    Our frame selection offers you a wide range of styles that will enhance you cosmetically while providing excellent comfort. Our eyeware, bought from the same sources as boutiques in Manhattan, are assured to be the latest styles and best quality. Our optician will assist you in finding the right pair for you.
  • Exclusive two year warranty on frames and lenses
    This warranty covers broken frames and scratched, chipped or broken lenses. There is no additional charge for the warranty and no charge when a replacement is made.
  • If you purchase a second pair of spectacles or a pair after a contact lens fit, you get fifteen percent off the second pair.
  • We provide free consultations regarding refractive laser surgery, non-surgical myopia reduction (orthokeratology) and contacts for difficult to fit contact lens patients.
  • Custom contact lens fittings
    -Keratoconus (corneal disease)
    -Scleral contact lenses
    -Post refractive surgery
    -Dry eye therapy to allow contact lens wear
    -Highly astigmatic corneas
    -Bifocal and trifocal contact lenses
    -Scioptic custom TORIC for astigmatism
    -Post corneal graphs
  • Share the Care- Eyecare Referral Program
    We strive to remain at the forefront of eyecare technology. You trust your eyes to us, and we wish to express our gratitude. Send your friends and family to us for the finest eyecare available and receive substantial savings on your next pair of glasses or contact lenses.
  • Twenty-four hour emergency vision and eyehealth care
  • Medicare welcome