Meet Our Doctors
Robbins Eye Center has a team of medical professionals whose experience is unmatched in Connecticut. From routine eyecare to cataract surgery, you can be sure you’re getting the best care. As a patient at Robbins Eye Center, you get personalized and attentive care.
Kim Robbins, M.D., M.B.A.
Dr. Kim Robbins is one of the foremost cataract surgeons in the country. She has performed over 30,000 cataract procedures and is noted for great refractive results.
Dr. Robbins earned her medical degree from the New York Medical College and completed her residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City. A board certified ophthalmologist, she has served as a member of the board and as adviser and Medical Director for various national and Connecticut eye care organizations and served as clinical associate for St. Vincent’s Hospital.
She is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Please Note: Due to recent physical damage to our surgical facility, Dr. Robbins is not performing Lasik at this time.
Spiro Combest, M.D.
Dr. Combest received his undergraduate education at Adelphi University and his medical degree from the Spartan Health Sciences School of Medicine. He then went on to serve his residency training at the Nassau University Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Combest is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the New York Medical Society and is certified to use the SLT laser for Glaucoma. Dr. Combest has a personal affinity for performing sutureless pterygium excision with endograft surgeries.
Rocio Alicea, O.D.
Dr. Rocio Alicea completed her undergraduate and optometry studies at InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico. She completed internship work in both Nevada and Florida.
Fluent in Spanish and English, Dr. Alicea offers a breadth of services to her patients including general eye exams, diabetes checks, cataract consultations, contact lense fittings, and eyeglass fittings.