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Crystal Lewandowski, OD, FAAO

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Optometry
  • Director of Vision Services, North End Waterfront Health


Residency, Ocular Disease and Primary Eye Care, Brockton VA Medical Center,
OD, New England College of Optometry (NECO)
BS, Medicinal Chemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo

Areas of Expertise

Professional Honors & Awards

Fellow, American Academy of Optometry

Practice Locations

North End Waterfront Health
North End Waterfront Health Charlestown

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Optometry, Fellow
American Optometric Association
Massachusetts Society of Optometrists

Research Interests

Optometric Education
Ocular Disease
Cultural Humility
Healthcare Disparities

Publications & Presentations

  1. Lewandowski C, Andrea T. Taylor C. (2021). “Student Perceptions of Cultural Competency”. Journal of Optometric Education. Vol. 46: Number 2. Available at: https://journal.opted.org/article/student-perceptions-of-cultural-competency/
  2. Lewandowski C, Bastian D. 2020) “MEWDS: a Teaching Case Report”. Journal of Optometric Education. Vol. 45: Number 3. Available at: https://journal.opted.org/article/mewds-a-teaching-case-report/
  3. Bastian D, Lewandowski C. (2021). CMV Retinitis: a Teaching Case Report. Optometric Education: Vol. 47 Number 1. Available at: https://journal.opted.org/article/cmv-retinitis-a-teaching-case-report/