Education & Research

New England College of Optometry

Boston MA

The New England College of Optometry (NECO) has been the educational and intellectual center of optometry in New England since 1894. The College serves as a leader in optometric instruction, educating the world leaders of tomorrow for careers in eye care delivery, research, and education. The College honors discovery and supports an academic community which excels at teaching and research. NECO is ever mindful of the public interest and possesses the resolve to produce important and lasting improvements in the visual health and welfare throughout the world.

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A patient looks at his device in the mirror

“The most intimidating part of a child’s first visit is the uncertainty. Even though we faced a language barrier, once Ian was wearing his devices his contagious smile and complete confidence won over. I was so proud to witness his experience and I am blessed to share in his care.”
— Dr. Lynette Johns
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