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Lawrence Roach, OD

Optometrist

Lawrence Roach, OD is a skilled optometrist with particular expertise in the measurement and fitting of contact lenses. After receiving a BA…

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Education

  • Bachelor of Chemistry

    • Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Doctor of Optometry

    • Pennsylvania College of Optometry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Professional activities

  • Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
  • Charter Member, AOA Contact Lens Section
  • American Optometric Association
  • Philadelphia County Optometric Society
  • Pennsylvania Optometric Society
  • OEP Foundation

Biography

Lawrence Roach, OD is a skilled optometrist with particular expertise in the measurement and fitting of contact lenses. After receiving a BA in chemistry from Temple University, he attended the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia, where he received his doctor of optometry degree.

A trustee and board member of the Philadelphia County Optometric Society, Dr. Roach has served as its president, vice president, and in various other positions, including chairman of its Vision Conservation Institute. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry, a charter member of the AOA’s contact lens section, and a member of the Pennsylvania Optometric Society and the American Optometric Association. He has been a clinical investigator for several contact lens studies and has contributed to numerous publications.

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