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Joseph Sowska, OD, FAAO

Dr. Joseph Sowka is a Professor of Optometry at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he teaches the courses in glaucoma and retinal disease. He serves as Chief of The Advanced Care Service and Director of the Glaucoma Service at The Eye Care Institute. Dr. Sowka is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Optometry – Disease Section, Glaucoma Subsection. He is a founding member of both the Optometric Glaucoma Society and Optometric Retina Society and serves as an executive board member for both societies. Dr. Sowka is an Associate Editor and a member of the Editorial Review Board for Optometry-The Journal of the American Optometric  Association; a Contributing Editor for Review of Optometry and the lead author  of The Handbook of Ocular Disease Management. He is a member of the Glaucoma Advisory Board of Alcon Laboratories. Dr. Sowka lectures internationally and has authored numerous publications and book chapters.