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PROGRAM:

Optometry (OD)


Campus: Worcester
School: School of Optometry

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Our Vision for Your Vision

The Eye & Vision Center at MCPHS University's School of Optometry offers accessible, comprehensive, state-of-the-art eye and vision care to patients in Worcester and the surrounding communities. Knowledgeable, highly skilled optometrists work together with dedicated interns to provide you with the best care available.

Learn more about scheduling an appointment, services, hours, or our retail store, 10 Optical, below.

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Our Technology

As a patient, you’ll benefit from advanced technology, and professional staff with a wealth of experience in virtually all aspects of eye care.

Video slit lamps: These devices photograph eyes externally and internally, so you can see what our doctors see.

OCT and ultrasound: Our methods for visualizing complex structures of the eye.

Pre-operative assessments: Advanced technology determines your eligibility for cataract, LASIK, and other refractive surgeries.

Services

  • Primary Care
  • Pediatric and binocular vision
  • Cornea and contact lens
  • Ocular disease
  • Vision rehabilitation

Staff

The Eye & Vision Center’s professional staff includes residency trained, Board Certified optometrists, Fellows in the American Academy of Optometry, and researchers. Our providers have published papers in professional journals, authored textbooks, and are active in local community organizations.  

Hours

Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Accepted Insurance

We accept most major insurance and vision plans.  If you do not have insurance, we have payment plans and sliding fee schedule options available to ensure that you are able to receive the care that you need.

Directions

Bus Routes:

#567 (Outbound from City Hall) at Lincoln Square and Major Taylor Boulevard.

#649 (Inbound to City Hall) stopping at Main Street and George Street, across from the Worcester courthouse.

Routes that service these stops: 

Outbound at #567: Routes 23, 24, 26, 30, and 31

Inbound at #649: Routes 23, 24, 26, and 30

Driving Directions:

From Points East and West: Take the Mass Pike (I-90) to Exit 10 (Auburn). After the tollbooth, bear left at the fork. Take I-290 East. Get off at Exit 17. At the top of the ramp, turn left at the traffic light. At the second set of lights at the bottom of the hill, make a left onto Major Taylor Boulevard. MCPHS University will be on your right.

From Points North and South: Take I-93 or Route 3 to I-495. Exit to I-290 W. Exit 18 for MA-9 towards Ware/Framingham. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Downtown. Merge onto Lincoln Street. Continue onto Major Taylor Boulevard. Take your first right to 10 Lincoln Square on the left.

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Parking

When you come to our facilities there are three parking options available.

MCPHS University Visitor Lot: FREE parking located in front of the 10 Lincoln Square garage. Handicapped parking is also available.

Street Parking: Meters located on School Street and Main Street, next to the University.

Major Taylor Garage: A block and a half from the University. It offers an hourly rate.

Contact Us

The Eye & Vision Center
MCPHS University-Worcester
10 Lincoln Square
Worcester, MA 01608
Phone: 855.393.2687 or 508.373.5830
Clinic Fax: 508.519.5512
Store Fax: 508.519.7886

Retail Store (10 Optical) Phone: 508.373.5820
Retail Store Fax: 508.519.7886 

10 Optical  

10 Optical is a complete retail store located at the Eye & Vision Center, which offers personalized service, the latest lens technology, and a wide selection of frames to fit any budget. Get a great look and the clearest, most comfortable vision possible at 10 Optical. At 10 Optical you can find a complete pair of glasses as low as $99. Have questions? Call 508.373.5820 for more information.

About the School of Optometry

The MCPHS University School of Optometry offers a student-oriented, learner-centered program designed to provide a world-class education leading to a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree. 

Our school features the latest instructional technology to ensure that graduates obtain the necessary education to diagnose and treat the wide variety of ocular and systemic conditions encountered in today’s intense clinical settings.