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We are located in Norwalk, CT., 1/4 mile north of I-95

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Dr. Martin D. Arkin and Dr. David J. Folman, Proudly Serving The Eye Care Needs of Norwalk

Our mission is to provide each and every patient with the most professional and comprehensive eye examination available today. We treat our patients in a very warm and friendly manner ensuring a thoroughly positive experience.

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The team of Dr. Martin D. Arkin and Dr. David J. Folman have been delivering their Fairfield County patients with the best occular health using the most advanced technology available. In addition to comprehensive eye exams, Dr. Arkin, Dr Folman and their staff provide a wide range of services including Pediatric Eye Exams, Dry Eye Treatment, Specialty Contact Lens services and Myopia Control through the use of state of the art instruments and technology that enhance current methods to diagnose and treat eye disease.

We also provide our patients with an extensive range of eyewear ranging from an affordable selection to a broad designer collection. Eyeglasses are accurately fabricated in our professional onsite optical lab managed by our licensed optician, which will afford only the highest quality workmanship along with timely delivery.

We also proudly serve the residents of Westport, Wilton and Darien!

To find out more, come see us today!

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Focus on Contact Lenses

A good contact lens fit starts with a thorough eye exam to ensure the most up-to-date prescription and rule out any pre-existing conditions that could interfere with contact lens wear.

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Diabetes and Eyesight

Diabetes is a major and growing optical health concern in Connecticut today with many patients both young and old coming into our Norwalk practice to see Dr. Arkin.

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As a parent, you may wonder whether your pre-schooler has a vision problem or when a first eye exam should be scheduled.

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Contact lenses are also used to help heal eye disease, similar to how a bandage can facilitate healing and relieve surface pain. One type of medical contact lens is Prokera, which contains biological material to help restore ocular health. Prokera facilitates faster healing, relieves pain, reduces scarring, and decreased inflammation.

In particular, Prokera is effective at treating:

  • Dry eye syndrome
  • Keratitis
  • Chemical burns
  • Corneal ulcers, abrasions, erosions, inflammation, and infections
  • Bullous keratopathy

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Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Arkin graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry, and has practiced in Norwalk since that time.   He has been certified in post graduate training...
Dr. David Folman grew up in Fairfield County, and is proud to live and work in Norwalk, Connecticut. He earned his Doctorate of Optometry from...

What Our Patients Say

Dr Arkin is a sharp looking optometrist that is professional, caring and is patience. He is very concerned about his patients. His staff is very friendly. I have family members and friends that are going to Dr Arkin now. I have been with Dr Arkin for a long time and I am very happy. If you are looking for a family doctor, he's the man.
1 month ago
- diantha r.
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Great experience! Dr. Arkin is very nice, patient, friendly, and knowledgeable! The staff is great!
2 months ago
- Ashlee D.
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Wonderful staff here. My provider, Dr. Folman, is amazing. He's thoughtful, knowledgable, and professional. 5 stars for all!
2 months ago
- sheri b.
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Dr. ARKIN is an outstanding optometrist who has taken care of my complicated eyes for the past 20 years. He is intelligent, competent, compassionate and always accessible . His office staff is equally capable and impressive . I have recommended him highly to many satisfied patients and will continue to do so.
4 months ago
- Hyla R.
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Great experience with Dr. Folman. He was very professional and up to date on knowledge. I was fitted for contact that I never knew would work for me since I need both near and far vision..
4 months ago
- DJLuigi66
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I've been going to Dr. Arkin for over 10 years and he has done an amazing job during each visit to ensure my eye health and vision. I hadn't realized how "poor" my vision had gotten since my last appointment. As always, Dr. Arkin did a thorough exam and prescribed new glasses for both distance and close-up. The new glasses for computer use, in particular, probably saved my job, as I didn't realize how blurry everything had been. And the distance glasses have already come in handy for driving and "cinema" viewing. Thank you, Dr. Arkin and your wonderful team, for all that you do to keep your patients' eyes healthy and focused!
5 months ago
- Susanne D.
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Dr. Folman and the entire staff are amazing. Very knowledgeable, and professional . Highly recommend. So happy my kids and I come here for our eye Care.
6 months ago
- Cynthia N.
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148 E Avenue, Ste 3C
Norwalk, CT 06851
  • 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Closed

Please note: We are closed for lunch Monday 1:30-2:30 and Tuesday through Friday 1:30 -2:00

*Open every other Saturday - please call first.

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