New England Eye Institute: Low Vision Clinic

General Information

New England Eye Institute: Low Vision Clinic
930 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston Massachusetts 1 02215
(617) 262 2020
jamarar@neco.edu
http://www.neco.edu

Brief Description

The New England Eye Institute is a network of eye care centers and programs that reach out to the community with tailored programs for diverse populations. The network features a range of programs for special populations such as children, the elderly, the homeless, and individuals who are either physically or mentally challenged. New England Eye's doctors provide eye care to a wide range of populations at 44 health care facilities located throughout Massachusetts.

Staff

Louis Frank, Chief of Low Vision Services

Richard Jamara, OD, Optometrist

Jennifer Kaldenberg, Occupational Therapist

Services Offered

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology
    • Training in the use of CCTVs.

  • Low Vision Devices
    • Prescribes and supplies low vision devices.

  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices. Comprehensive low vision rehabilitation services

  • Professional Training
    • Offers residency in binocular vision.

  • Services for Seniors