Jacob Lang, OD, FAAO
Dr. Lang received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA, where he was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society and received several awards for excellence in patient care and contact lens expertise. Dr. Lang then completed a cornea and specialty contact lens residency in Boston, MA. Through this additional education, he gained expertise in dry eye and ocular diseases, therapeutic contact lenses and surgical co-management. Dr. Lang has been involved in dry eye clinical research and FDA trials for many years including medications and therapeutic devices. He writes articles for several publications on the topic and is actively involved in lecturing to colleagues at various meetings locally and nationally. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry, a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and an Adjunct Clinical Faculty for the Illinois College of Optometry and Salus University. He is also the residency coordinator for Associated Eye Care’s optometric residency program, is actively involved in lecturing on eye care innovations, and participates in ongoing clinical research. Dr. Lang, his wife and son enjoy snowshoeing, skiing and spending time outdoors. He also enjoys playing golf, fly-fishing, and fly-tying.
Certification: National Board of Examiners in Optometry, 2003; Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, 2004; American Board of Optometry, 2011
Education: O.D., New England College of Optometry, 2003
Fellowship: Cornea and Specialty Contact Lens, New England College
of Optometry, 2004