Dr. Mary Ann DeSando

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Dr. Mary Ann DeSando

Dr. DeSando joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 1989 and practices in our  Carbondale office. She is a consulting optometrist for Lackawanna Health and Rehabilitation Center, Carbondale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Clarks Summit State Hospital. Dr. DeSando also serves as an on-site eye care consultant to several of the residents living in community based homes for St. Joseph’s Center for the areas disabled.

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Dr. Mary Ann DeSando

Dr. DeSando joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 1989 and practices in our  Carbondale office. She is a consulting optometrist for Lackawanna Health and Rehabilitation Center, Carbondale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Clarks Summit State Hospital. Dr. DeSando also serves as an on-site eye care consultant to several of the residents living in community based homes for St. Joseph’s Center for the areas disabled.

Northeastern Eye Institute
Carbondale Location

Northeastern Eye Institute’s Carbondale office is located on Route 6 at 150 Brooklyn Street, across from Carbondale Area School. In addition to Carbondale, this office serves the communities of Peckville, Blakely, Eynon, Mayfield, Browndale, Jermyn, Waymart, Simpson, Uniondale, Childs, Jessup, Forest City, Thompson, Clifford, Archbald, Susquehanna, Olyphant, Scott and Kingsley.

About

Education

Dr. DeSando received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Scranton majoring in biology. She went on to earn a second Bachelor of Science in visual science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. She completed her externship at The Eye Institute in Philadelphia,  Northeastern Eye Institute and at Eye Associates in New Haven, Connecticut.

Experience

She completed her externship at Northeastern Eye Institute and at Eye Associates in New Haven, Connecticut.

Research & Community

Dr. DeSando is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and the Northeast Pennsylvania Optometric Society. She specializes in general optometry, binocular vision, geriatric eye care and is certified in the therapeutic treatment and management of ocular disease as well as pre- and post-operative care to photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and LASIK patients.

Personal

The Bureau of Blindness and Visual Services with the Department of Welfare recognized Dr. De Sando as a state approved low-vision specialist. She also co-directs the Binocular Vision Center at Northeastern Eye Institute located at our Mid Valley office.

Why Choose Mary Ann DeSando

Dr. DeSando specializes in general optometry, binocular vision, geriatric eye care and is certified in the therapeutic treatment and management of ocular disease as well as pre- and post-operative care to photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and LASIK patients.