S. Ryan Halpern, O.D., started his career by obtaining a Bachelors in Biological Sciences at the University of Delaware. He then continued on to earn his Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. He completed an ocular disease rotation through Katzen Eye Group at Towson and Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. Dr. Halpern completed a second private practice rotation specializing in contact lenses for corneal disease at the Dorfzaun Eye Group in Atlanta, GA.
His professional memberships include Delaware Optometric Association, American Optometric Association, and the Contact Lens division of American Optometric Association. He is currently pursuing memberships with the Lions Clubs in Delaware, Elks Lodge, and Brain Injury Association of Delaware.
Dr. Halpern starts his optometric career with an emphasis on primary care, ocular disease, and specialty fit contact lenses, which include bifocal contact lens fitting. He has made a commitment to serve Delaware with appointment times that will help patients reach eye care after ordinary business hours. These will include evenings and Saturdays. He is originally from Dover, Delaware where he currently resides. He enjoys volunteering with the Dover Fire Department and spending time with friends and family.