Andrew D. Baker, O.D.



Vision Care Optometry for Deaf People


English, Sign Language

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617 573-3202
Second and Fourth Monday mornings each month. Please call for details.



Vision Care for Deaf People

This service was founded in 1985 by Mass. Eye and Ear to provide specialized and accessible comprehensive eye care to deaf people. Dr. Andrew Baker, a deaf optometrist, communicates well orally and with sign language.

Awards made to Dr. Baker

Reynolds Society Outstanding Achievement Award, Mass. Eye and Ear

Outstanding Alumni Award, 1985 and 1991, Rochester Institute of Technology


Baker, Andrew D. contributing author, "Vision Care for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patient at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary", Chapter 393 in Albert, DS, Jakobiec FA, eds. Albert and Jakobiec's Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier, 1998.

Baker, Andrew D. Nature Has No Compassion, in progress.



  • New England College of Optometry, O.D. (Doctor of Optometry)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology, cum laude, BS