About Us

Welcome to OCB!

Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston is a leading referral center for advanced eye care. Founded in Boston in 1969 by three ophthalmologists, OCB became the first private multi-specialty ophthalmology practices in the country. OCB is dedicated to providing optimal eye care of the highest quality. Our physicians are actively involved leaders in research that is advancing the understanding and treatment for a wide range of eye conditions. Please explore our web pages to learn more about us, our highly experienced team of eye doctors, the many specialized services we offer and the conditions we treat.

Our Mission

Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston is committed to providing exemplary, state-of-the-art and compassionate eye care while advancing Ophthalmology through education, research and leadership.

When choosing OCB to care for your eyes, you can expect:

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Our ophthalmologists are fellowship trained and recognized regionally and nationally as experts. They are authors of text books, medical journal articles, and are frequently presenting at both national and international meetings delivering scientific papers about their clinical experience and results of their clinical research. Many are actively involved leaders in research advancing medical and surgical care of a wide range of eye conditions. OCB is a leading clinical trial center for such conditions as macular degeneration and keratoconus among others.

We now have ten practice locations throughout Massachusetts, where our ophthalmologists and optometrists provide community based eye care. OCB has grown into one of the largest and most respected ophthalmic practices in the United States, caring for over 165,000 patients each year from across New England and around the country.

Many of our doctors are consistantly named “Top Doctors” in Castle-Connolly and Boston Magazine listings.

Care for full range of eye conditions

Care for the full range of eye conditions

No matter what eye condition you seek care for, you can rest assured that OCB has one of the nation’s leading experts to care for you. We offer specialty care for cataracts, conditions of the cornea, glaucoma, conditions of the retina, diabetic eye conditions, LASIK refractive surgery, eye trauma, strabismus, uveitis and the full range of oculoplastic surgery. We also offer primary eye care and comprehensive eye exams.

Compassionate, individualized care

Members of our OCB family are not only expert clinicians, but they are passionate about caring for their patients. Your entire team is committed to offering you the finest individualized care possible, including outstanding medical and surgical outcomes in a compassionate and caring environment.

Advanced technologies

Advanced technologies

Laser and surgical techniques and diagnostic equipment are always changing and OCB is on the forefront of these improvements, as our ophthalmologists are often involved in the research that brings these advances to the world. Our patients can expect state of the art care.


We are conveniently located in Boston, Cambridge, North Shore, Falmouth, MetroWest, Plymouth, Sandwich, Waltham, Wareham and Yarmouth.