Diana Shechtman, O.D., FAAO

Diana Shechtman

(954) 262-1827

Diana Shechtman, O.D. FAAO is a full professor of optometry at Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry, where she serves as a clinician in The Eye Care Institute.  She is also the coordinator of the diabetes and macula service and the director of interdisciplinary education.

Dr. Shechtman is a member of ASCO’s Inter-professional Education and Collaborative Practice Committee (IPECP), a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO), as well as the Optometric Retinal Society (ORS).  Her area of interest has centered on retinal disease.  She has participated in various research grants, authored numerous posters and publications. She is also a member of the editorial board for a number of journals & will be authoring Optometric Management’s Inter-Professional column. She continues to lecture at a local, national & international level on areas in retinal disease.  She will be completing a 6-month retinal shadowing experience in Oct-April 2016 with an emphasis in medical treatment, inter-professional care and retinal disease in Miami, Florida.