Dr. Matthew Alpert graduated from the New England College of Optometry, in Boston, Massachusetts. He runs Alpert Vision Care, a three generation optometric practice that has been servicing the Los Angeles area for over 75 years. Dr. Alpert earned the prestigious Young Optometrist of the Year Award in 2005, for providing superior care to his patients, community and the profession of Optometry. The American Optometric Association chose Dr. Alpert to be the liaison for the “Eye on Nutrition” ad campaign, where he was featured on nation television, discussing the role of nutrition and ocular health. Dr. Alpert has been involved with numerous studies for the contact lens industry and has recently been featured in Optometry Times.