Nicholas Bem, OD is a native of Portage, Pennsylvania. He attended Penn State University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Science. After graduation, Dr. Bem attended Pennsylvania College of Optometry where he received his Doctorate of Optometry while graduating with highest honors. Also at PCO, Dr. Bem had the privilege of becoming a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa International Optometric Fraternity. Dr. Bem has been practicing Optometry in North Carolina for three years and is trained to perform full scope of primary care optometry including: comprehensive eye exams, fitting of contact lenses, as well as diagnosing and treating ocular diseases.
Dr. Bem is currently a member of the American Optometric Association, North Carolina State Optometric Society, and the Eastern District Optometric Society. While currently residing on the Outer Banks for the past three years, Dr. Bem is excited to provide eye care to the area for patients of all ages.
In his free time, Dr. Bem enjoys traveling, fishing, watching sports, and relaxing on the beaches of the Outer Banks with his girlfriend, Jordan and their Siamese cats.