My Story

Dr. Zinn went to the State University of Rochester and graduated with a Bachelors in Biology.  Afterwards he began his optometric studies at State University of New York, Optometry and graduated with high honors in 2007.  Dr Zinn elected to continue his education by completing a residency at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in West Haven, CT in ocular disease and low vision.  Subsequently, he was hired on as a full time staff doctor at the hospital.  He is currently the  director of the student program and is an adjunct clinical professor at New England College of Optometry, State University of New York Optometry, and Salus University.


Avid runner, craft beer tasting, traveling, and dining out.  My goal is to qualify for the Boston Marathon


  • Dry Eyes
  • Low Vision Exam
  • Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Uveitis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Eye Infections
  • Removal of ocular foreign bodies
  • Co-management with ophthalmology
  • Prescribing prisms