Dr. Neda Gioia, O.D., founder of Integrative Vision, has 22 years of experience in eye care that spans the country. She discovered the importance of whole-body health and the power of the body to heal itself with proper nutrition and lifestyle. While she was always passionate about delivering exceptional eye care as an optometrist, she realized that there was a better way. She believes this whole-body approach is the best way to protect and preserve your eye health life.
Having grown up in New Jersey, Dr. Gioia, O.D. graduated from Rutgers University with a B.A. in Biology and Psychology followed by a doctorate in Optometry at SUNY College of Optometry. More recently, she completed a certified functional medicine practitioner program, followed by achieving fellowship in the Ocular Wellness and Nutrition Society. She is working towards completing her Certified Nutrition Specialist degree from the University of Western States. She is also one of the only optometrists in the country to have completed the AFMCP module at the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM).
Dr. Gioia, O.D. currently calls the Jersey Shore home, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. When she isn’t in the office, she spends her time furthering her education and improving the health of her family and friends. She enjoys traveling to experience different cultures, hiking, yoga and, of course, family time. She believes in living life to its fullest and being grateful for every day.
Her formal training is as follows:
- BA Biology/Psychology Rutgers, the State University of NJ
- Doctorate of Optometry, SUNY College of Optometry
- CFMP, Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner
- FOWNS, Fellowship Certification Ocular Wellness and Nutrition Society
- Enrolled CNS (Certified Nutrition Specialist) training
- Integrative Healthcare Symposium attendee, 2016, 2017, 2020
- Institute for Functional Medicine AFMCP module
For more information on Dr. Gioia, O.D. or to schedule an appointment, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at (732) 389-2792!