––––   Dr Frank Restivo, OD   ––––

Dr Frank Restivo, OD


Dr Restivo was born in Southwestern Ontario, Canada. He is the youngest of five siblings born to Italian immigrant parents. After moving to Chicago, Illinois at the age of eighteen, he attended Benedictine University where he graduated Summa cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry. He then went on to earn his Doctorate of Optometry degree as a cum laude graduate at the Illinois College of Optometry. While there he received clinical honors and became a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society.

Dr Restivo provides comprehensive eye care with clinical interests in dry eye syndrome, contact lens fittings, advanced ocular disease, nutrition-related health and binocular vision conditions. Prior to becoming a doctor of optometry, Dr Restivo worked as an optician mastering the technique of lens design and development.

Since moving to Connecticut in 2017, he has enjoyed the new opportunities for travel, hiking, playing in local sports leagues, spending time with friends and staying active in his community. When not in the office, he also continues his long time passion for music by teaching guitar part-time.