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VA Boston Healthcare System

 

Optometry

The Optometry section is committed to providing the highest level of compassionate quality primary and secondary eye care services to Veterans in a timely manner. Optometry clinics are located at the Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, Brockton, Lowell, and Causeway Street campuses.

Optometry services include the diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases, injuries, and disorders of the eye and visA man sits in an optometry office with a female doctorual system. Comprehensive eye examinations follow national clinical practice guidelines.

Services may include:

- Assessment of refractive error
- Evaluation of ocular motility and binocular alignment
- Ocular health assessment, including evaluation for ocular manifestations of systemic disease and ocular side effects of systemic medications
- Visual field testing
- Ocular imaging and interpretation
- Screening and treatment for the visual sequelae of acquired brain injury
- Treatment including pharmacologic management, provision of eyeglasses, and/or other optical aids and assistive devices as needed
- Information on Low vision and blind rehabilitation services 

Contact Information and Hours of Operation:

Jamaica Plain Campus
150 So. Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02130An older woman leans into the eye mahine as a male eye doctor works the machine
Phone: 857-232-9500 x 45346

West Roxbury Campus
1400 VFW Parkway
West Roxbury, MA
Phone: 617-323-7700 x35438Brockton Campus
Belmont Street
Brockton, MA
Phone: 774-826-1106

Lowell CBOC
130 Marshall Road
Lowell, MA 01852
Phone: (978) 671-9000 x19126

Causeway Street CBOC
251 Causeway Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: (617) 248-1000 x1244

Optometry Clinics are open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. for scheduled appointments. Walk-in services are also available during regular business hours for emergencies as well as for eyeglass adjustments and repairs.

Helpful Links:
VA Boston Advanced Low Vision Clinic at Jamaica Plain
VA Optometry Service

Contact Info

Location

  • Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, Brockton, Lowell, Causeway

Contact Number(s)

  • 800-865-3384

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday
    8 am - 4:30 pm