Head of Low Vision Rehabilitation Services, Allegheny General Hospital
Dr. Paul B. Freeman is an optometrist and the head of low vision rehabilitation services at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and provides low vision rehabilitation services throughout multiple clinics in Pennsylvania. He lectures both nationally and internationally and was a Distinguished Clinical Practitioner at the University of Houston. He is a low vision diplomat in the American Academy of Optometry, and was chair of the diplomat program and Low Vision Section of the AAO from 1989-1992. As one of the founders of the American Optometric Association’s Low Vision Section, he served as its chairperson from 1987-1989. Dr. Freeman has received numerous awards, and has consulted with many private care practitioners in establishing successful low vision services both nationally and internationally.