Dr. Izzo is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in vision correction refractive surgery, including advanced LASIK, as well as cataract and intraocular lens implant (IOL) surgery. As a member of the acclaimed Berks Eye Physician team, Dr. Izzo uses the highest quality LASIK surgical techniques and technologies to help patients eliminate their dependence on glasses and contact lenses. Dr. Izzo is also a leading cataract surgeon, having performed over 20,000 cataract and intraocular lens implant procedures, and was one of the first ophthalmologists in Berks County to perform small incision, no-stitch cataract surgery. He has expertise in presbyopia-correcting lens implants (ReSTOR® multifocal lenses and the accommodating lens, Crystalens®) designed to eliminate the need for reading glasses and bifocals, as well as Toric IOLs, which eliminate astigmatism.
Dr. Izzo completed a Bachelor of Science degree with magna cum laude honors at Muhlenberg College and a medical degree at Hahnemann University. He served an internship at The Reading Hospital & Medical Center, and an ophthalmology residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Izzo is a member of a number of prestigious medical organizations including the American Medical Association, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the Pennsylvania Medical Society, the Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology and the Berks County Medical Society. In addition, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He serves as Medical Director for the Berkshire Eye Surgery Center, Berks County’s only ambulatory surgical center dedicated exclusively to eye procedures. Dr. Izzo has been in practice since 1986.
Dr. Izzo resides in Wyomissing with his wife and three sons.