Prior to joining the Eye Consultants of Pennsylvania, Dr. Primack served for five years as the Director of Refractive Surgery and a member of the Cornea Faculty for the North Shore – LIJ Hospital System, a major academic medical center in Long Island, New York. While there, Dr. Primack specialized in LASIK, PRK and other refractive techniques, delicate cornea transplant surgery, and especially difficult corneal problems.
He held the academic rank of Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.
Dr. Primack is also a significant contributor to the literature involving issues affecting the cornea, lecturing and participating at major ophthalmologic conventions and publishing articles in the most highly-respected ophthalmology journals. He is also the co-author of the chapter on LASIK Combined with Other Procedures in the Smolin Cornea Textbook.
Dr. Primack is a respected member of the Reading Hospital Medical Center. He takes a great interest in teaching and often gives lectures and Grand Rounds presentations. He has also taught many young ophthalmologists how to perform complex eye surgery.