Dr. Jodi I. Luchs , MD


(516) 541-4141

South Shore Eye Care
689 Broadway
Massapequa, NY 11758


Dr. Luchs graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1987 and received his M.D. in 1991 from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed an internship at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, and his Ophthalmology residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He was a fellow in Cornea/External Disease at Wills Eye Hospital. Following his training, Dr. Luchs joined South Shore Eye Care in 1996, and now serves as their Director of Clinical Research and Director of Cornea/External Diseases and Refractive Surgery. He was the Co-Director of the Division of Refractive Surgery for the Long Island Jewish/North Shore University Health System from 2006- 2016. Dr. Luchs continues to be a member of the Cornea Service of Northwell Health, and is an Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. Additionally he was named the Managing Director of the Garden City Surgicenter of Northwell Health. He has numerous publications on cornea, external diseases, and refractive surgery to his credit, including 2 books, and has lectured nationally, and internationally. He has been the Principal Investigator for over 100 FDA clinical trials, including those which led to the approval of many ophthalmic medications and devices used today. Dr. Luchs is Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American College of Surgeons, and the Nassau Academy of Medicine. He is also a member of the Castroviejo Corneal Society, and a founding member of both the American-European Congress of Ophthalmic Surgery (AECOS) and the Society of Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgeons (CEDARS). He serves as an Assistant Editor for Advanced Ocular Care, Therapeutics/Cornea & External Disease section, an Assistant Editor for Ocular Surgery News, Technology Section, and an Editor of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Ophthalmic News and Education (O.N.E.) network, Cataract Section. In 2015, he received the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Achievement award. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Luchs is also the Founder and CEO of Insightful Solutions, LLC, the makers of OJO Eye Care Crystals– the first Doctor-Formulated Eye Health beverage containing the AREDS vitamins. In 2017, Dr. Luchs became the Chief Science advisor for InFocus Capital Partners, a private venture capital firm dedicated to investing in early stage companies developing promising, disruptive technology in Eye Care.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 29 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Albert Einstein College Of Medicine,Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1991

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Northwell Health Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Queens Hospital Center
  • Northwell Health Hospital
  • Saint Joseph Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna NYC Community Plan
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Empire Blue Priority EPO
  • Empire HMO
  • Empire HMO Bronze Individual via Exchange
  • Empire PPO
  • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Fidelis Care NY State of Health HBX
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Preferred PPO
  • NSLIJ Careconnect
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Metro
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Luchs's Office Information

Fax: []
Website: southshoreeyecare.net
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Luchs's Other Office Information

Florida Vision Institute
1515 N Flagler Dr Ste 500
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 659-9700

Fax:(561) 165-9715
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Florida Vision Institute
1751 SE Port St Lucie Blvd # B
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
(772) 337-2020

Fax:(772) 233-5339
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM