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Dr. Steven R. Demko


Dr. Steven Demko has been practicing in the Poconos for over twenty years. He obtained his doctorate degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and received his bachelor’s degree from Wilkes University. Before establishing Advanced Eyecare Specialists, Dr. Demko practiced with Harold Goldfarb, M.D., a Board Certified Corneal Specialist, Lisa Bunin, M.D., a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Daniel Ross, M.D.,a Board Certified Retinal Specialist at Allentown Eye Associates. He then joined John Livecchi, M.D., a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Randell Peairs, M.D., a Board Certified Retinal Specialist at Mercy Hospital in Scranton.

Dr. Demko is a Board Certified Optometrist and is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Pennsylvania Optometric Association. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatments of ocular diseases, macular degeneration, corneal dystrophies, glaucoma, pediatric eye healthcare, contact lenses, and neurological deficits. A leader in providing the latest technology to his patients, Dr. Demko has the most up to date and state of the art equipment to diagnose and treat most ocular disorders and diseases. Dr. Demko partners with Hoya Technology to bring you the most advanced digital/high definition lenses available in the marketplace.

One of the first 200 doctors in the country, Ciba Vision/Novartis chose Dr. Demko to be the first doctor in the Lehigh Valley and Poconos to introduce the revolutionary contact lens, Dailies Total 1 into the marketplace.

Dr. Demko currently speaks internationally for pharmaceutical companies, contact lens companies, and optical laboratories. He is a clinical advisor for Annidis Inc., the manufacturer of the RHA retinal camera. He was selected to Who’s Who of America’s Top 100 Optometrists.

Dr. Demko’s mission is to provide an exceptional experience for all of his patients. He continues to further his education and his familiarity with the forefront of optical and medical treatments. He maintains an emphasis on nutrition in the overall care and keeping of your eyesight and health. He brings his expertise in nutrition into the lives of every patient, benefiting not only their eye health, but their overall well being.

Dr. Demko is very active in many community organizations and charities. He is an avid reader, Apple enthusiast and enjoys landscaping and gardening. He is involved in many organizations revolving around nutrition and the preservation of eyesight.

Schedule your next appointment with Dr. Demko.