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.
- DR. FRED E GOLDBERG, VIRGINIA'S 2009 OPTOMETRIST OF THE YEAR, IS BOARD CERTIFIED AS A DIPLOMATE OF THE AMERICAN BOARD OF OPTOMETRY
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.
- Dr. Goldberg received his Bachelor of Science degree after attending Temple and Harvard Universities. He then earned his Doctor of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, member of the American Optometric Association, and the Southern Council of Optometry. Dr. Goldberg is also active in the community as Past President of the McLean Earlybird Lions Club and member of the McLean Chamber of Commerce. He is a Black Belt in Martial Arts, a biker and fisherman. He plays several instruments (saxophone, piano and recorder), paints, sculpts, and draws. He and his wife enjoy their five children, ten grandchildren, and an endless parade of family celebrations.
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