Dr. Anita Gulmiri is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Optometry at the New England College of Optometry and an Attending Optometrist at NECO Center for Eye Care Commonwealth and Roslindale. Dr. Gulmiri’s clinical area of expertise is in Cornea and Contact lens. She specializes in fitting and managing both routine contact lens as well as specialty design lenses for the treatment of irregular corneal conditions and ocular surface disease such as keratoconus, post- penetrating keratoplasty, aphakia, and severe cases of dry eye, amongst many other corneal conditions.
Dr. Gulmiri graduated honors with distinction from the University of Alberta in 2011 with a Bachelors of Science. She then continued to pursue her Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry. Dr. Gulmiri is a recipient of the 2015 Gas Permeable Lens Institute Clinical Excellence Award awarded to one graduating student who demonstrated excellence and enthusiasm in gas permeable lens designs and materials. After receiving her Doctor of Optometry degree, Dr. Gulmiri went on to complete a residency in Cornea and Contact Lens through the New England College of Optometry.
Dr. Gulmiri is a member of the American Academy of Optometry, the American Optometric Association- Cornea & Contact lens Section, the Scleral Lens Education Society, and the Massachusetts Society of Optometrists. She has served on an international mission trip to provide free eye care to patients in Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic with VOSH (Volunteer Optometric Service to Humanity) and hopes to continue to offer her time and knowledge to this noble cause.
In her free time, Dr. Gulmiri enjoys travelling, spending time with family, hiking and snowboarding.