Richard J. Jamara, O.D.

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Contact Information

Boston University Eye Associates
Jamara, Richard J., O.D.
Alternate Email:
Phone: 617-262-2020
Alternate Phone: 978-588-3060

930 Commonwealth Ave West Boston, MA 02215
Area Served: Boston

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Dr. Jamara’s clinical area of expertise is in low vision rehabilitation. Dr Jamara is an Attending Optometrist at New England Eye. Dr. Jamara specializes in the treatment of patients with permanent low vision. He evaluates how to best maximize the remaining vision. His area of exeritise is in prescribing low vision aids for patient’s with visual impairment, driving and low vision, visual field rehabilitation after a stroke and low vision evaluations for the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind. He is involved with research on the quality of life for the patient with low vision.  Call for insurance information for other plans.  If your insurance requires a referral, please request one from your primary care physician prior to your appointment.

Doctor Specialties

  • Eye Doctor (Optometrist)

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Health
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MA HMO Blue
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Insurance Company
  • Tufts Associated Health Maintenance Organization
  • Tufts Insurance Company
  • United HealthCare Insurance Company
  • United Healthcare of New England

Populations Served

  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Stroke
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation

Additional Information

  • Education: New England College of Optometry
  • Fees: MassHealth, Medicare, Private Insurance
  • Hospitals: Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital