Dr. Walter Shurminsky OD for Eye Care in Nutley & Ramsey

Welcome to Walter Shurminsky OD

We take pride in building lasting relationships with our patients, which is why we take the time to get to know you, your vision requirements and your lifestyle needs.

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What is a stye anyway?

A stye (known by eye doctors as a hordeolum) is an infection of an oil gland which forms a pimple-like bump on the base of the eyelid or within the eyelid itself. Styes can be uncomfortable, causing swelling, pain, redness, discomfort and sometimes excessive tearing or blurred vision if it...

Eye Allergies

Along with congestion, runny nose, coughing, sneezing, headaches and difficulty breathing, individuals with allergies often suffer from eye allergies or allergic conjunctivitis resulting in red, watery, itchy and sometimes swollen eyes. Just as irritants cause an allergic response in your nasal and respiratory system, your eyes also react with an...

Optometrist in Ramsey, NJ

Your family eye-care practice.  Whether you need an optometrist for a routine eye exam, to find the right pair of contact lenses or eye glasses, or for more advanced eye care services, you want to know that the eye doctor you are seeing has the right experience, expertise, and demeanor to make you comfortable on your visit. With years of outstanding service in the community, our optometrist, Dr. Walter Shurminsky has a reputation for excellence.

Meet Dr. Walter Shurminsky

From our eye clinics in Nutley and Ramsey, our optometrist, Dr. Walter Shurminsky also provides optometry and eye examination services to Belleville, Mahwah, Upper Saddle River, Allendale and the surrounding areas.

Eye Care Services

Experienced Eye Care

Better vision has a direct impact on your quality of life. Only you can ensure that your eyes are in good health by taking time for regular vision check-ups. Our state of the art equipment and comprehensive eye exams are among the best you will find, designed to go far beyond simple prescription writing (although we do write and fill eye glass prescriptions!). Early detection and treatment of eye disease are critical for long term vision health.

Focus on Eye Exams

We provide comprehensive eye care for your entire family. Dr. Shurminsky will take the time to check your eyes thoroughly.

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Focus on Contact Lenses

Whether you wear daily, weekly or monthly disposables, or conventional (vial) lenses, check out our selection of lenses that fit your needs.

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The Health of your Eyes

Walter Shurminsky O.D. provides you with the answers you need to make informed decisions regarding your eyesight.

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LOCATE US in Nutley

Walter Shurminsky OD
420 Centre St.
Nutley, NJ 07110


Phone: 973-667-0331
Fax: 973-667-9673

Emergency Contact:

In case of emergency, please phone our office at the number listed above and follow the instructions.


Monday – Friday 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

Monday   9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday   9:00 AM – 1:30 PM Staff only. Call first.
Wednesday   9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday   9:00 AM – 1:30 PM Staff only. Call first
Friday   9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Every other week
Saturday   8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Every other week
Sunday Closed

LOCATE US in Ramsey

Walter Shurminsky OD
161 N Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446


Fax: 201-760-6496


Monday   9:00 AM – 2:30 PM Staff only. Call first
Tuesday   9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday   9:00 AM – 1:30 PM Staff only. Call first
Thursday   9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday   9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Every other week
Saturday   9:00 AM – 1:00 PM Every other week
Sunday   Closed