About Dr. Dickerman O.D.

Dr. Lauren Dickerman, O.D. has been the head of Harvard Square Eye Care since 2002.

During her tenure, she has expanded Harvard Square Eye Care to include four locations and five Doctors of Optometry with various specialties including dry eye, glaucoma management, myopia management, primary care Optometric services including diagnosis and treatment of eye disease.

Dr. Dickerman graduated from New England College of Optometry, received a Master’s in Organizational Psychology from Columbia University, and her Bachelor’s degree from University of Massachusetts, Amherst in Biochemistry and Political Science.

During her education, Dr. Dickerman externed in Veterans Hospitals including the VA Boston, VA Brockton, and New Hampshire Veterans Hospital. After completing her education, Dr. Dickerman worked and trained in local Optometry and Ophthalmology practices.

In September 2002, Dr. Dickerman became the owner of Harvard Square Eye Care. She went on to open the Davis Square location in 2007, Belmont location in 2015 and then a satellite location in Vineyard Haven, MA. Along with patient care, Dr. Dickerman is head of Business Development and Direction, Employee Mentoring, and Human Resources.

Dr. Dickerman is a member of the Massachusetts Society of Optometry and American Optometric Association. She is an active member of Youth on Fire in Cambridge and Y2Y Youth Homeless Shelter in Cambridge providing free eye exams to those in need. She is also a Member of Flying Doctors providing eye care in Peru and Nicaragua.