Our medical team is made up of world-class doctors licensed to practice in your state. They are passionate about using technology to make eye care more accessible to everyone.
Dr. Saya Nagori completed her undergraduate training at Villanova University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree and was a Presidential Scholar. She then attended Drexel University College of Medicine where she was a recipient of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Fellowship for her work in patient education in regards to diabetic eye disease.
Following her schooling at Drexel, Dr. Nagori completed her ophthalmology residency program at St. Luke's and Roosevelt Hospital System in New York City where she was Chief Resident. She then completed a Glaucoma Fellowship at the Kresge Eye Insitute in Michigan.
Dr. Nagori is a glaucoma specialist and anterior segment surgeon, performing both cataract surgery as well as surgery for glaucoma at NYU School of Medicine. She has been published in several major journals including Survey of Ophthalmology and Archives of Ophthalmology. Her most recent article on Plateau Iris in glaucoma patients was published in the journal Glaucoma Today. In the summer of 2015, Dr. Nagori joined Joel Wishkovsky and Ryan Quigley to found Simple Contacts.
Dr. Aimée R. P. Edell is a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist specializing in the medical and surgical treatment of corneal diseases and disorders of the anterior segment.
Dr. Edell was raised in New Hampshire. She graduated with a BA in biochemistry from Barnard College in New York City and obtained her MD degree from Dartmouth Medical School, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and wrote and directed an award-winning documentary film about River Blindness in Tanzania. She completed her medical internship and ophthalmology residency at New York University where she served as Chief Resident. She completed her fellowship in Cornea and External Diseases at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston and the Tufts New England Eye Center.
Dr. Edell's research interests include herpetic eye disease, corneal crosslinking for keratoconus and novel approaches to the treatment of dry eye. Her work is published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology and has been presented at annual meetings of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and the American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery.