Stephen A. Kowalsky, O.D.
Dr. Kowalsky attended the State University of New York at New Paltz and is a graduate of the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He continued his education at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry and the State University of New York College of Optometry for post graduate training in the treatment and management of eye disease. His training included an externship at the Maryland Optometric Center. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Optometry.
Dr. Kowalsky is a past President of the Tri County Optometric Society and remains active with the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians. He was Chief of Occupational Vision Services at Robins Air Force Base and Clinical Consultant at Rutgers Community Health Plan. He is currently affiliated with TLC, The Laser Center with whom he co-manages Lasik surgery.
Dr. Kowalsky has served as a board member of the Sussex County unit of the American Heart Association. He was a member of the Sparta Youth Development Commission, Sparta Rotary and charter member of the Lenape Valley Rotary.
Dr Kowalsky resides in the community with his wife. They have 3 adult children who have attended all of the Sparta public schools.
Lisa C. Kowalsky, Optician
Our Optician Lisa Kowalsky attended Cornell University where she earned a B.S. degree in Human Ecology with an emphasis in textiles. After graduation she did graduate studies at Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science. Her Corporate background and expertise was in fire retardant fabrics, hydroponics, water testing, and research and development of Laundry detergents.
After raising a family, she enrolled at Raritan Valley Community College where she received a A.A. degree in Ophthalmic science. She is a licensed Ophthalmic Dispensing Technician and is A.B.O. and N.C.L.E. certified.