Dr. Richard Shuldiner is the Founder and President of The International Academy of Low Vision Specialists. The IALVS consists of 39 low vision optometrists throughout the USA and Canada personally trained by Dr. Shuldiner. Dr. Shuldiner is Clinical Director of Low Vision Optometry of Southern California and has seen over 10,000 low vision patients in his 45-year career. His impressive patient list includes the late actress Jane Russell, automaker Carroll Shelby, as well as Margie Durante and Frances Cagney. He received his OD degree in 1970 from Pennsylvania College of Optometry and has been recognized as a Low Vision Diplomate by the American Academy of Optometry since 1988.
Having a win/win philosophy for patients, eye care professionals (including all those offering low vision services), as well as the manufacturers and providers of low vision devices.
IALVS doctors’ testimonials for Dr. Shuldiner
“Listened to power hour today… all I could think of during your interview was how very thankful I am of being a part of IALVS and of our low Vision family! You have been instrumental in changing the lives of so many docs and patients. Thank ya for all you do!”
-Dr. Brett Mills
“I just listened. Very well done. I hope lots of ODs were listening and paying very close attention. Thanks for all of your work to change the Optometric culture.
ps: it’s still crazy here. (In a good way)”
-Dr. Dave Armstrong
“I listened to your interview. Well done. You keep opening doors. Thanks.”
-Dr. Ron Weingart