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Jay M. Cohen, OD


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Dr. Cohen is a professor at the UEC who examines patients and supervises students in vision training, head trauma, children with special needs, and low vision.  He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the SUNY College of Optometry in 1978, and his Bachelor’s degree from Yeshiva University in 1974.  Dr. Cohen has written and spoken extensively on treatments for low vision over the years.


Children with Special Needs, Head Trauma, Low Vision

Affiliations and Recognition

Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry
Fellow in AAO and Diplomate in Low Vision
Fellow in College of Optometrists in Vision Development


OD, SUNY College of Optometry, 1978
BA, Yeshiva University, 1974