Our Doctors and Staff:

As Doctors of Optometry providing a full suite of optometric care and superior eyeware, we have served the Washington, D.C. Metro Area since 1978.

Fred E. Goldberg, O.D., F.A.A.O.

Dr. Fred Goldberg is the first member of the Virginia Optometric Association the be Board Certified and granted Diplomate status by the American Board of Optometry. The certification process required Dr. Goldberg to qualify as a candidate before taking and passing a rigorous certification examination. In addition to his premier status with the American Board of Optometry, Dr. Goldberg was awarded the Optometrist of the Year award at the 2009 Annual Conference of the Virginia Optometric Association (VOA). The most prestigious award that can be bestowed on an optometrist in the state, the Optometrist of the Year is given only once in a doctors lifetime to the doctor who exemplifies the highest standards and ideals of the profession. Dr. Goldberg was awarded the Distinguished Achievement Award by the VOA in 2014 for his long standing and continuous commitment and service to the optometric profession and visual welfare of the public. Dr. Goldberg was the 2008/2009 President of the Virginia Optometric Association which he represented to the American Optometric Association before moving to the position of Past President. Dr. Goldberg has served the Optometric profession in many capacities including President of the Northern Virginia Optometric Society, Trustee of the Board of the VOA, other officer positions, and adjunct professor for several optometry colleges. Click here to learn more.

Helene M. Strassman, O.D.

Dr. Helene Strassman received her Doctor of Optometry degree from the State University of New York, State College of Optometry, after her Bachelor of Science From SUNY, Buffalo. She is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Southern Council of Optometry, the Virginia Optometric Association, and the Northern Virginia Optometric Society. As an avid golfer, ice skater and skier, Dr. Strassman recognizes the importance of special vision needs. Dr. Strassman is committed to providing the highest quality care for her patients and informing them of state-of-the-art vision correction techniques. Her specialties include complex contact lens evaluations and therapies as well as treatment of all medical eyes diseases. Click here to learn more.

Office Staff

We are proud to have the support of great individuals at McClean Eyecare Center. Click here to learn more.