DPH: Board of Examiners for Optometrists

Board of Examiners for Optometrists


410 Capitol Avenue, MS #13PHO {Eyeglasses and eye exam chart}

P. O. Box 340308

Hartford, CT 06134-0308



Licensure/Examination Information

Phone:   860-509-7603 - Menu Option 3

Fax:       860-509-8457


Administrative/Non Licensure




Mandatory Continuing Education Requirements


On-Line License Verification 



Reporting a Health Care Complaint




Statutes and Regulations

 Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 380 - Optometry



 Connecticut General Statues Section 10-305

Reports of blind persons by physicians and optometrists



Mandatory Reporters of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation




Optometry Regulations (pdf)


Administrative Regulations - Public Health Code

Rules of Practice (pdf)

Medical Records (pdf)




Declaratory Rulings

Circumstances under which an optometrist would be considered to be
practicing his profession as an employee of any unlicensed person, firm or organization.




Board Members


Matthew Blondin, OD - Chairman

Lawrence Lefland, OD

Milagros Limson (Public Member)

Joseph E. Pavano, III, OD

Regina A. Strand, OD

Lawrence M. Sweeney (Public Member)


1 Vacancy


Meeting Agendas and Minutes




Disciplinary Actions


Disciplinary Actions Against Licensees


Regulatory Action Reports - A listing of disciplinary actions taken against all licensed professionals and organizations.

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