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New England Eye Institute: Low Vision Clinic - AFB Directory Profile

General Information

New England Eye Institute: Low Vision Clinic
930 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 262-2020 (Local)
(617) 236-6323 (Fax)
kaldenbergj@neco.edu;jamarar@neco.edu;frankl@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.

Hours of operation: Yision rehabilitation services provided by appointment.
Staff description: Optometrist, optometry student/resident, occupational therapist,ophthalmologist, optician, and O&M instructor.
Geographic area served: Unlimited.

Locations

New England Eye
Greater Boston Guild to the Blind
1980 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Staff

Louis Frank, Chief of Low Vision Services
Richard Jamara, OD, Optometrist
Jennifer Kaldenberg, Occupational Therapist

Services Offered

Services for Adults

  • Computer Training/Assistive Technology
    • Training in the use of CCTVs.
  • Low Vision Services
    • Provides low vision evaluation and follow-up. Prescribes and supplies low vision devices. Comprehensive low vision rehabilitation services

Services for Professionals

  • Professional Training
    • Offers residency in binocular vision.
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