Dr. Brittney Mazza is a full-time optometrist in the optometry service specializing in fitting and managing patients wearing contact lenses, including several specialty design lenses for corneal disease/ectasia, post-surgery, aphakia, trauma and pediatrics. She has experience working with rigid gas permeable (RGP) lenses for regular and irregular corneas, soft contact lenses including toric and multifocal designs, hybrid and scleral lenses.
After graduating from the University of Connecticut with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, Dr. Mazza obtained her Doctorate in Optometry from the New England College of Optometry. In 2010, Dr. Mazza was awarded the Vistakon Award of Excellence in Contact Lenses. She went on to complete a one-year residency program through the New England College of Optometry, where she specialized in Cornea and Contact Lenses.
Dr. Mazza supervises and teaches clinical instruction to the ophthalmology and optometric residents working in the Optometry and Contact Lens Service. She also lectures to ophthalmology residents regarding contact lens related topics. Dr. Mazza has been a member of several professional organizations including the American Optometric Association and the Massachusetts Society of Optometrists. She is currently a clinical adjunct professor at the New England College of Optometry. Dr. Mazza also enjoys volunteering on behalf of Mass Eye and Ear throughout the year.
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Soft contact lenses including toric and multifocal designs; cosmetic contact lenses; specialty contact lenses for irregular corneas including rigid gas permeable and scleral lenses; therapeutic contact lens management of anterior segment conditions; post-trauma and aphakic contact lens fittings; pediatric and adolescent contact lens fittings; and pre- and post-op care of refractive surgery patients
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