The Merrimack Valley’s Most Trusted Eye Care Provider


For over 30 years, the physicians at Andover Eye have provided the most trusted eye care in the Merrimack Valley. Our accomplished specialists combine the close attention of a local eye care practice with the leading-edge eye care standards of the world's top ophthalmic research centers.

Our independent physicians provide unparalleled patient care because they are:

  • Senior physicians with decades of experience treating patients
  • Clinical research scientists who conduct leading-edge research through major research centers, including the Schepens Eye Research Institute and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Professors of ophthalmology who teach at the country's top medical schools, including those at Boston University, Tufts, and Harvard
  • Internationally recognized speakers on the latest advances in ophthalmic research
  • Contributors to the standard medical textbooks in the field of ophthalmology

Andover Eye is your link to a world-class cadre of ophthalmic sub-specialists who are experts in cataracts, glaucoma, dry eye, and macular degeneration. We will direct you to the most appropriate sub-specialist based on your individual diagnosis, ensuring that you receive the best possible care for your condition.

Our specialists are well-versed in the latest advances in eye care, and in many cases they are pioneering the research to actually develop these advancements. From our glaucoma sub-specialist—who is working to develop the newest glaucoma laser treatment technology—to our contact lens sub-specialist—who is working with a global pharmaceutical company to develop the next generation of contact lens—Andover Eye physicians are able to bring you the best possible treatment options for your eye care needs.

Our founder, Mark B. Abelson, MD, CM, FRCSC, has been deeply involved in ophthalmic clinical research for over 35 years. He is currently a member of the Board of Trustees and Senior Clinical Scientist at the Schepens Eye Research Institute and is also a Clinical Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Abelson has been at the forefront of international ophthalmic research for decades, making key scientific discoveries in the fields of both ocular allergy and Dry Eye Syndrome.

Andover Eye's world-class facilities, equipment and office/administrative infrastructure have made us the preferred venue for the top independent Boston ophthalmologists to provide state-of-the-art care to patients. Each ophthalmologist at Andover Eye is an independent practitioner and is responsible for his or her patient care.

Andover Eye's convenient location in the Doctors Park II medical complex offers easy traffic-free access with ample parking right at our front door.