Dr. O'Donoghue is an attending optometrist and clinical preceptor at the NECO Center for Eye Care Commonwealth. Prior to assuming his role at NECO Center for Eye Care, formerly New England Eye, Dr. O'Donoghue worked for 13 years as an optometrist at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston (OCB). While at OCB, he worked in the practice of world-renowned cataract and glaucoma specialist, Dr. Bradford J. Shingleton.
Dr. O'Donoghue has experience working as a member of the medical staffs at New England Rehabilitation Hospital and the Tewksbury State Hospital, as well as various other private practice settings in the Greater Boston area. He completed a fellowship in Clinical Practice at Omni Eye Services in Memphis, TN, in July 1987, and is a 1982 graduate of the New England College of Optometry.
Dr. O'Donoghue has served in a leadership capacity for various professional organizations. He acted as chairman of the Massachusetts Society of Optometrists for the Merrimack Valley District from 1985 to 1986, and for the Charles River District from 1993 to 2001. He is currently the Society's first Vice President. Dr. O'Donoghue has published several articles in medical journals. Most notably, along with Dr. Shingleton, he co-authored a review article titled “Blurred Vision” which appeared in the August 2000 issue of The New England Journal of Medicine.