Michael R. Boland, O.D., F.A.A.O. | Northeastern Eye InstituteDr. Michael Boland joined Northeastern Eye Institute in 1998 and practices at our Clarks Summit, Pittston, and Wilkes-Barre offices. He is the third generation of his family to practice eye care in Northeastern Pennsylvania, and specializes in primary eye care, pediatrics, and contact lenses.

Dr. Boland received his bachelor of arts degree from Georgetown University in Washington D.C., and went on to earn his bachelor of science degree and doctor of optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia.

Dr. Boland is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry.

Dr. Boland is board certified in therapeutic management of ocular disease. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, the Pennsylvania Optometric Association, and is a candidate for fellowship in the American Academy of Optometry.

From October 1998 to 2001, Dr. Boland was the optometric director of the Laser Center at Northeastern Eye Institute, where he specialized in the pre- and post-operative care of LASIK patients. In 1998, he received the Conforma Contact Lens Award of Excellence in recognition for his outstanding academic and clinical performance in his contact lens practice. Dr. Boland has published articles in Contact Lens Spectrum, Optometric Management, and Review of Contact Lenses. Dr. Boland serves as an assistant clinical editor for Review of Contact Lenses.