About Dr. Cressey

Anna Cressey

Dr. Anna Cressey joined the practice at Optical Designs in Wellesley, MA to provide optometric care to adult and pediatric patients. She completed her doctorate in Optometry and her residency in cornea and specialty contact lenses at the New England College of Optometry. More recently, she received her fellowship degree from the American Academy of Optometry. She has had multiple publications in scholarly journals, including her most recent case report in Eye and Contact Lens.

Dr. Cressey is highly trained in pediatric and adult eye care. Her residency training in cornea and contact lenses included training at The Boston Foundation for Sight, Boston Medical Center, TLC Laser Center, Veteran Affairs Hospital in Lowell, and multiple private practices in the New England area. In addition, she has taught in affiliation with the New England College of Optometry and The New England Eye Institute. Prior to joining Optical Designs, she worked for two years at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, a large ophthalmology/optometry practice. Dr. Cressey has a thorough understanding of pediatrics, geriatrics, pre- and post-operative care, contact lenses, and general ocular care. In addition, she has a great passion for corneal conditions and specialty/medically-necessary contact lenses.

Dr. Cressey is originally from Bangor, Maine, and attended Bates College, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry. She currently resides in Hudson, MA with her husband, Eric. Outside of optometry, Dr. Cressey loves to exercise at her husband’s strength and conditioning facility, Cressey Sports Performance, in Hudson, and watch lots of baseball, especially the Boston Red Sox.

Dr. Cressey is a member of the American Academy of Optometry.