Dr. Kim Heiligman, Optometrist, specializes in comprehensive eye exams for adults and children, contact lens fittings, and manages pre- and post-surgical care for our patients. She graduated from the State University at Geneseo with a B.S. in Biology, continuing to the SUNY College of Optometry, where she received her degree in 2012. She specialized in comprehensive eye exams for adults and children, as well as contact lens fittings. She also manages the pre- and post-surgical care for our LASIK and cataract surgery patients. She is a member of both the Rochester and American Optometric Societies.
When she is not at Rochester Eye and Laser Center, Dr.Heiligman contributes generously to community organizations. She provides free eye exams for the underprivileged of Rochester through Project Eye Care with ABVI and offers free exams and glasses for children through annual OneSight missions.
Dr. Heiligman is a beginning golfer, an avid Buffalo Bills fan and season-ticket holder, enjoys traveling, and appreciates the culinary skills of her boyfriend, whom she calls “a great cook.” She is close to family members who live nearby and loves to babysit her two nephews.
She is proud to be a Rochester native. “Rochester is home to me. I appreciate its rich history and great schools, and there is always something new and exciting to experience here!”