Dr. Lang Dr. Lang joined Associated Eye Care in 2006. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The New England College of Optometry in Boston, MA. He was a member of Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society, and received several awards for excellence in patient care and contact lens expertise. Dr. Lang then completed a cornea and specialty contact lens residency in Boston, MA. Through this additional education, he gained expertise in dry eye and ocular diseases, therapeutic contact lenses and surgical co-management. Dr. Lang has been involved in dry eye clinical research and FDA trials for many years including medications and therapeutic devices. He writes articles for several publications on the topic and is actively involved in lecturing to colleagues at various meetings locally and nationally. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Optometry, a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry and an Adjunct Clinical Faculty for the Illinois College of Optometry and Salus University. He is also the residency coordinator for Associated Eye Care’s optometric residency program, is actively involved in lecturing on eye care innovations, and participates in ongoing clinical research.
Dr. Lang, his wife and son enjoy snowshoeing, skiing and spending time outdoors. He also enjoys playing golf, fly-fishing, and fly-tying.
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There are nearly 30 million people in the United States and over 300 million worldwide who have been diagnosed with dry eye disease. Most of these patients have learned to live with eye discomfort and have become dependent on remedies…