Welcome to Stromwasser Optometry

About Us

Why Choose Us

     Dr. Stromwasser has been practicing in the area for over thirty-five years, continuously providing personal service to his patients, their children, and grandchildren.

    His experience with contact lenses and continued education has enabled him to grow a large practice. He is able to solve vision needs for those with presbyopic correction (near problems) using various types of lenses including multifocal contact lenses.


Our Services

   Dr. Stromwasser also helps people manage their chronic dry eye problems and allergies, many of which, were previously unable to wear contact lenses, but now can.

    His office provides full services including cataract and laser vision comanagement, diabetic eye examinations, retinal photography, glaucoma eye examinations, and automated visual fields, sports and industrial vision.



   The office also offers fashionable eyewear with an on premises laboratory with a trained optician. We have a large amount of frames of varying styles, colors and sizes to select from.

Meet the Doctor

   Dr. Stromwasser attended the University of Delaware and the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. He passed the Treatment and Management of Ocular Disease examination given by the National Board of Examination in Optometry and is licensed for Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents in Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania.

    He began his private practice in Wilmington, Delaware and moved it to Newark, Delaware. He also had a second office in Rising Sun, Maryland for twenty-six years.

    Dr. Stromwasser participated in the Model Cities Program in Wilmington and was a staff optometrist for the Medical Center of Delaware. He was appointed by the Governor to the Optometric Institutional Aid Advisory Committee for the State of Delaware. He was a member of the Northeastern Maryland Optometric Society and continues to be a member of the Delaware Optometric Association.

    Dr. Stromwasser enjoys private practice and finding solutions for vision and eye health problems. He annually fulfills his continuing education requirements for licensure. 

Forms for downloads

Before you visit, if you want to save some time, please download and  fill out these forms before your visit. Make sure that there is one page per printed sheet, or we will not be able to accept the forms. If you do not wish to fill the forms out a head of time, please arrive fifteen minutes early and fill them out at the office. We have forms there as well.

  • For new patients.

If under 21 or over 65 download file 1.

If 21-64 download file 2.

  • For returning patients:

If under 21 or over 65 download file 3.

If 21-64 download file 4.

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, please  give us a call during our business hours.  If you have an emergency and we are not open please contact Eyecare of Delaware  (302) 454-8800  or Wills Eye   (215) 928-3000

Stromwasser Optometry

210 Suburban Drive, Newark, DE 19711

(302) 368-4424


Monday 9:00am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday 9:00am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday 9:00am - 4:00 pm

Thursday 9:00am - 5:00 pm

Friday  9:00am - 2:00 pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed