deaf-optometrist

Dr. Andrew Baker, who is deaf, has been an optometrist
at the Mass. Eye and Ear hospital since 1985.

Is he the only deaf optometrist or is he the first
deaf optometrist? Do not know, but he has been
outstanding in this profession, winning a number
of awards and honors.

He has said that vision is most important for
the deaf, for obvious reaasons.