Dr. Kenneth Lebow received his optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. For almost 50 years, he operated a private practice in Virginia Beach, VA, specializing in contact lenses, comprehensive family eye care, and clinical research.
Dr. Lebow is passionate about professional involvement, being a member of the American Optometric Association, Past President of the Virginia Optometric Association, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Lebow has lectured extensively throughout the United States and internationally, as well as having published many articles on contact lens related topics.
Previously, he served as the Contact Lens Editor for the monthly industry publication, Optometry Today and authored a monthly column for Spectrum, an optometry publication, on corneal topography. He has performed extensive clinical investigations for all the major contact lens and solution manufacturers and has served on a variety of industry advisory panels. In 2004, Dr. Lebow received the AOA Cornea and Contact Lens Section Roger Name Meritorious Service Award.
A charter member and Past Chair of the AOA Contact Lens Section, he was also a member of the Board of Directors of the Contact Lens Council. Formerly, he held the rank of an Associate Professor of Optometry and Clinical Research Consultant for the New England College of Optometry located in Boston, MA. Additionally, he serves as an Adjunct Professor at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and is also a faculty member with Vistakon’s The Eye Care Institute.
In his free time he enjoys golfing, traveling, exercising, and photography.