Dr. Hawasly began his practice of optometry in 2007 after receiving his Doctor of Optometry degree from the SUNY College of Optometry and a B.S. and an M.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from The University of California. Dr. Hawasly has completed an internship in ocular disease at SUNY, as well as an internship in ocular disease at the VA at St. Albans. He is a member of the American Optometric Association and the AOA Contact Lens and Cornea Section. Dr. Hawasly is licensed to treat ocular diseases in both New York State and California. He is also fluent in Arabic and French.