Haley Italia, OD

  • Attending Optometrist
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Optometry, New England College of Optometry


Residency, Ocular Disease and Cornea/Contact Lenses, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
OD, New England College of Optometry

Areas of Specialty

Professional Honors & Awards

2018 Dr. Joseph and Judith Ann Feldberg Scholarship
2017 Beider Moral Obligation Scholarship

Practice Locations

NECO Center for Eye Care, Commonwealth

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Optometry (AAO)


  1. Italia, H. D., Bligdon, S., Watts, A. C. (2020) Hybrid Lens Use in a Patient with Ocular GVHD and Corneal Scarring; Global Specialty Lens Symposium, Las Vegas, NV
  2. Italia, H. D., Watts, A. C. (2019) Confocal Microscopy: Guiding Diagnosis of Acanthamoeba Keratitis When Cultures are Negative; American Academy of Optometry Meeting, Orlando, FL
  3. Deresienski, T., DiBiase, H., Sahagian, L., Shah, P. (2016) Don’t be an Eye-Sore: Risks of Wearing Unauthorized Cosmetic Contact Lenses; Public Health Poster Competition, New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA


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