Joel Halpern, O.D., earned his Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. He completed a rotation through Nemours Health Clinic in Wilmington, Delaware.
His professional memberships includes Past Nemours Health Clinical Instructor, Past President of the State of Delaware Board of Examiners of Optometry, past member of the A.O.A. and D.O.A., member of American Society of Contact Lens Specialist, Visiting Nurses Advisory Council for Delaware. His professional affiliations have included International speaker for Varilux Corporation, Johnson & Johnson investigator for new products, member of the Rodenstock USA Inc. Circle and nominated in 1997 and 1998 for Small Business Man of the Year.
Dr. Halpern has been practicing optometry for over 28 years. He lectures around the country for spectacle & contact lens manufacturers. He has done investigational research for several new contact lens materials and solutions.
Originally from Pennsylvania, he resides in Delaware with his wife and three children. Dr. Halpern is a life member firefighter of the Robbins Hose Fire Company in Dover, Delaware.