Dr. Matthew Gambino Pedricktown, N.J, joined Village Eyecare in September, 2019. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Rowan University with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and a dual minor in Spanish and Anthropology. While at Rowan, he received the anthropology award for academic excellence. In May of 2019, Dr. Gambino graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO). During his training at PCO, he received clinical honors at the Wilmington Delaware Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) and the Northeastern Eye Institute in Scranton, Pennsylvania.
In June of 2020, Dr. Gambino completed a residency in Ocular Disease at the renowned Wilmington VAMC in DE and is currently seeing patients at Village Eyecare on Tuesdays. He is an active member of the National Association of Veterans Affairs Optometrists, the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association, the Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and the New Jersey Society of Optometric Physicians. In addition, Dr. Gambino is licensed to practice optometry in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Dr. Gambino is very passionate about all aspects of optometry, including ocular disease, contact lenses, primary care, and low vision. He is trained to diagnose, treat, and manage patients of all ages and backgrounds. He performs comprehensive eye exams with a holistic approach. He believes that each of his patients are unique and listens to their visual and functional needs for them to lead a happy, healthy life.
In his spare time, Dr. Gambino loves to spend time with his girlfriend, Kimberly, and their pug, Fitzgerald. He enjoys traveling, sports, music, art, reading, and continuous learning.