Markiel Yakubov, OD, is an experienced optometrist currently practicing at Elite Eye Care, which has offices in Brooklyn, New York City, as well as East 149th Street, Grand Concourse, and two locations on Tremont Ave in the Bronx. Dr. Yakubov has a particular interest in contact lenses but has diverse experience in optometry, having treated an array of eye conditions and examining their interactions with systemic health.
Dr. Yakubov earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Queens College, City University of New York in Queens, New York. He later earned his optometry degree from the State University of Optometry in Manhattan, New York City. Following the completion of his degree, Dr. Yakubov completed several externships, including one at the New York Diagnostic Center in Brooklyn, New York. He was then a medical director before entering private practice at Elite Eye Care.
During a typical day in his offices, Dr. Yakubov provides comprehensive eye examinations and fits patients with a wide variety of contact lenses. He also routinely treats conditions like diabetic eye disease, glaucoma, and cataracts.
In his spare time, Dr. Yakubov enjoys spending time with his wife, children, and extended family. He also keeps in shape by biking, and other outdoor sports and reads to relax.