State Boards of Optometry

Alabama Board of Optometry

1431 Second Avenue North

Bessemer, Alabama  35020

Phone:  205-481-9993

Fax:  205-481-9959

Contact Person:  Dr. Fred Wallace, Executive Director

Email:  fred.wallace@optometry.alabama.gov

Website:  http://optometry.alabama.gov/

 

Alaska Board of Examiners in Optometry

P.O. Box 110806

Juneau, Alaska  99811-0806

Phone:  907-465-2580

Fax:  907 465-2974

Contact Person:  Connie Petz, Licensing Examiner

E-mail:  connie.petz@alaska.gov

Website:  https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/ProfessionalLicensing/BoardofOptometry.aspx

 

Arizona State Board of Optometry

1400 West Washington, Suite 230

Phoenix, Arizona  85007

Phone:  602-542-3095, Ext. 5

Fax:  602-542-3093

Contact Person: Paula Hollins, Licensing Administrator

Email:  paula.hollins@optometry.az.gov

Website:  http://www.optometry.az.gov

 

Arkansas State Board of Optometry

404 West Vine Avenue

Searcy, Arkansas  72143-4133

Phone:  501-268-4351

Fax:  501-268-5361

Contact Person:  Howard F. Flippin, O.D., Executive Director

Email:  aroptometry@sbcglobal.net

Website:  http://www.aroptometry.org

 

California Board of Optometry

2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105

Sacramento, California  95834

Phone:  916-575-7170

Fax:  916-575-7292

Consumer toll-free:  (866) 585-2666

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  optometry@dca.ca.gov

Website:  http://www.optometry.ca.gov

 

Colorado State Board of Optometry

1560 Broadway, Suite 1350

Denver, Colorado  80202

Phone:  303-894-2988

Fax:  303-894-7764

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  Optometry@dora.state.co.us

Website:  https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/dora/Optometry

 

Connecticut Board of Examiners for Optometrists

410 Capitol Avenue, MS #13PHO

P.O. Box 340308

Hartford, Connecticut  06134-0308

Phone:  860-509-8377

Fax:  860-509-7553

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  oplc.dph@ct.gov

Website:  http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3143&q=388924

 

Delaware Board of Examiners in Optometry
Cannon Building

861 Silver Lake Blvd., Suite 203

Dover, Delaware  19904

Phone:  302-744-4500

Fax:  302-739-2711

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  customerservice.dpr@state.de.us

Website:  http://dpr.delaware.gov/boards/optometry/index.shtml

 

District of Columbia Board of Optometry

899 North Capitol Street, NE

Washington, D.C.  20002

Phone:  877-672-2174

Fax:  202-727-8471

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  doh@dc.gov

Website:  http://doh.dc.gov/node/157652

 

Florida State Board of Optometry

4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C-07

Tallahassee, Florida  32399-3257

Phone:  850-245-4355

Fax:  850-922-8876

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  http://floridasoptometry.gov/help-center/#contact

Website:  http://www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/optometry/

 

Georgia State Board of Optometry

237 Coliseum Drive

Macon, Georgia  31217

Phone:  478-207-2440

Fax:  866-888-7127

Contact Person: 

Email: 

Website:  http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/licensing/plb/37

 

Hawaii Board of Examiners in Optometry

DCCA-PVL

Att:  OPT

P.O. Box 3469

Honolulu, Hawaii  96801

Phone:  808-586-2693

Fax:  

Contact Person:  Sandra Matsushima, Executive Officer

Email:  optometry@dcca.hawaii.gov

Website:  http://cca.hawaii.gov/pvl/boards/optometry/

 

Idaho Board of Optometry

700 West State Street

P.O. Box 83720

Boise, Idaho  83702-0063

Phone:  208-334-3233

Fax:  208-334-3945

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  opt@ibol.idaho.gov

Website:  http://ibol.idaho.gov/IBOL/BoardPage.aspx?Bureau=OPT

 

Illinois Optometric Licensing and Disciplinary Board

320 West Washington Street, 3rd Floor

Springfield, Illinois  62786

Phone:  888-473-4858

Fax:  

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  http://www.idfpr.com/profs/Email/prfGrp10.asp

Website:  http://www.idfpr.com/profs/Optometry.asp

 

Indiana Optometry Board

402 West Washington Street, Room W072

Indianapolis, Indiana  46204

Phone:  317-234-8800

Fax:  317-233-4236

Contact Person:  Rae Harman, Board Director

Email: pla14@pla.in.gov

Website:  http://www.in.gov/pla/opt.htm

 

Iowa Board of Optometry

Lucas Office Building, 5th Floor

321 East 12th Street

Des Moines, Iowa  50319-0075

Phone:  515-281-0254

Fax:  515-281-3121

Contact Person:  

Email:  

Website:  http://www.idph.state.ia.us/

 

Kansas State Board of Examiners in Optometry

3109 W 6th Street, Suite B

Lawrence, Kansas  66049

Phone:  785-832-9986

Fax:  785-856-2323

Contact Person:  Jan Murray, Executive Officer

Email:  jan.murray@kssbeo.ks.gov

Website:  http://kssbeo.ks.gov/

 

Kentucky Board of Optometric Examiners

2365 Harrodsburg Road, Suite A240

Lexington, Kentucky  40504-3333

Phone:  859-246-2744

Fax:  859-246-2746

Contact Person:  Connie Calvert, Executive Director

Email:  connie.calvert@ky.gov

Website:  http://optometry.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

 

Louisiana State Board of Optometry Examiners

P.O. Box 555

Oakdale, Louisiana  71463

Phone:  318-335-2989

Fax:  318-335-4090

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  lsboe@yahoo.com

Website:  http://www.laoptometryboard.com

 

Maine State Board of Optometry

113 State House Station

Augusta, Maine  04333-0035

Phone:  207-624-8691

Fax:  207-624-8692

Contact Person:  Tina Carpentier, Board Secretary

Email:  tina.carpentier@maine.gov

Website:  https://www1.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/optometry/index.html

 

Maryland Board of Examiners in Optometry

Metro Executive Building

4201 Patterson Avenue

Baltimore, Maryland  21215-2299

Phone:  410-764-4710

Fax:  410-358-2906

Contact Person:  Patricia G. Bennett, Executive Director

Email:  dhmh.optometry@maryland.gov

Website:  http://dhmh.maryland.gov/optometry/Pages/index.aspx

 

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Optometry

1000 Washington Street, Suite 710

Boston, Massachusetts 02118-6100

Phone:  617-727-9970

Fax:  617-727-9932

Contact Person:  Monique Brown, Board Administrator

Email:  Monique.Brown@state.ma.us

Website:  http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/licensee/dpl-boards/op/

 

Michigan Board of Optometry

P.O. Box 30670

Lansing, Michigan  48909

Phone:  517-373-8068

Fax:  517-241-2389

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  BPL-BoardSupport@michigan.gov

Website:  http://www.michigan.gov/

 

Minnesota Board of Optometry

2829 University Avenue SE, #403

Minneapolis, Minnesota  55414-3250

Phone:  651-201-2762

Fax:  651-201-2763

Contact Person:  Randy Snyder, Executive Director

Email:  randy.snyder@state.mn.us

Website:  http://www.optometryboard.state.mn.us/

 

Mississippi State Board of Optometry

P.O. Box 12370

Jackson, Mississippi  39236-2370

Phone:  601-919-1343

Fax:  601-919-1432

Contact Person:  Beverly Limbaugh, Executive Director

Email:  Director@msbo.ms.gov

Website:  http://www.msbo.ms.gov/msbo/opto.nsf

 

Missouri State Board of Optometry

3605 Missouri Boulevard

P.O. Box 1335

Jefferson City, Missouri  65102-1335

Phone:  573-751-0814

Fax:  573-751-8216

Contact Person:  Brian Barnett, Executive Director

Email:  optometry@pr.mo.gov

Website:  http://pr.mo.gov/optometrists.asp

 

Montana Board of Optometry

301 South Park, 4th Floor

P.O. Box 200513

Helena, Montana  59620-0513

Phone:  406-841-2395

Fax:  406-841-2305

Contact Person:  Linda Grief, Executive Officer

Email:  dlibsdopt@state.mt.us

Website:  www.optometry.mt.gov

 

Nebraska Board of Examiners in Optometry

Licensure Unit

State Office Building

301 Centennial Mall South, 1st Floor

P.O. Box 94986

Lincoln, Nebraska  68509

Phone:  402-471-2118

Fax:  402-471-8614

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  DHHS.MedicalOffice@nebraska.gov

Website:  http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/crl_medical_opt_optindex.aspx

 

Nevada State Board of Optometry

P.O. Box 1824

Carson, Nevada  89702

Phone:  775-883-8367

Fax:  775-883-1938

Contact Person:  Judi D. Kennedy, Executive Director

Email: jkennedy@nvoptometry.org

Website:  http://optometry.nv.gov/

 

New Hampshire Board of Registration in Optometry

121 South Fruit Street

Concord, New Hampshire  03301-2412

Phone:  603-271-2428

Fax:  603-271-6702

Contact Person:  Sharon Canney

Email:  Sharon.canney@nh.gov

Website:  http://www.nh.gov/optometry/

 

New Jersey State Board of Optometrists

P.O. Box 45012

Newark, New Jersey  07101

Phone:  973-504-6440

Fax:  973-273-8069

Contact Person:  Renee Clark, Executive Director

Email:  askconsumeraffairs@dca.lps.state.nj.us

Website:  http://www.state.nj.us/oag/ca/optometry/

 

New Mexico Board of Optometry

Toney Anaya Building

2550 Cerrillos Road, Second Floor

Santé Fe, New Mexico  87505

Phone:  505-476-4622

Fax:  505-476-4665

Contact Person:  Gabriella Romero, Board Administrator

Email:  OptometryBd@state.nm.us

Website:  http://www.rld.state.nm.us/boards/Optometry.aspx

 

New York State Board of Optometry

New York State Education Department

Office of the Professions

Division of Professional Licensing Services

Optometry Unit

89 Washington Avenue

Albany, New York  12234-1000

Phone:  518-474-3817 ext. 250

Fax:  518-402-5354

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  opunit1@nysed.gov

Website:  http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/optom/

 

North Carolina Board of Optometry

109 North Graham Street

Wallace, North Carolina  28466

Phone:  910-285-3160

Fax:  910-285-4546

Contact Person:  Janice Peterson, Administrative Secretary

Email:  janice@ncoptometry.org

Website:  http://www.ncoptometry.org

 

North Dakota State Board of Optometry

341 First Street East

Dickinson, North Dakota  58601

Phone:  701-690-7937

Fax:  701-483-9501

Contact Person:  Alan King, O.D., Executive Director

Email:  ndoptometryboard@gmail.com

Website:  http://www.ndsbopt.org

 

Ohio State Board of Optometry

77 South High Street, 16th Floor

Columbus, Ohio  43215-6108

Phone:  614-466-5115 or 888-565-3044

Fax:  614-644-3937

Contact Person:  Jeffrey W. Greene, Executive Director

Email:  Optometry.Board@exchange.state.oh.us

Website:  http://optometry.ohio.gov/

 

Oklahoma State Board of Examiners in Optometry

2008 S. Post Road, Suite 200

Midwest City, Oklahoma  73130

Phone:  405-733-7836

Fax:  405-741-3060

Contact Person:  Russell Laverty, O.D, Executive Director

Email:  optboard@optometry.ok.gov

Website:  http://www.optometry.state.ok.us

 

Oregon Board of Optometry

1500 Liberty Street SE, Suite 210

P.O. Box 13967

Salem, Oregon 97309

Phone:  503-399-0662

Fax:  503-399-0705

Contact Person:  Shelly Sneed, Executive Director

Email:  shelley.g.sneed@oregon.gov

Website:  http://oregonobo.org/

 

Pennsylvania State Board of Optometry

One Penn Center

2601 N. Third Street

P.O. Box 2649

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania  17110-2649

Phone:  717-783-7155

Fax:  717-787-7769

Contact Person:  Chris Stuckey, Board Administrator

Email:  ST-OPTOMETRY@PA.GOV

Website:  http://www.dos.state.pa.us

 

Rhode Island Board of Examiners for Optometry

Department of Health

Three Capitol Hill

Providence, Rhode Island  02908

Phone:  401-222-2828

Fax:  401-222-1272

Contact Person:  Mike Martineau, Board Administrator

Email:  jmichel.martineau@health.ri.gov

Website:  http://www.health.ri.gov

 

South Carolina Board of Examiners in Optometry

Kingstree Building

110 Centerview Drive

Columbia, South Carolina  29210

Phone:  803-896-4679

Fax:  803-896-4719

Contact Person:  April Koon, Administrator

Email:  April.Koon@llr.sc.gov

Website:  http://www.llr.state.sc.us/POL/optometry/

 

South Dakota Board of Examiners in Optometry

P.O. Box 6

Langford, South Dakota  57454

Phone:  605-493-6504

Fax:  605-493-6579

Contact Person:  Deni Amundson, Executive Secretary

Email:  sdoptboard@venturecomm.net

Website:  http://doh.sd.gov/Boards/Optometry/

 

Tennessee State Board of Optometry

665 Mainstream Drive, 2nd Floor

Nashville, Tennessee  37243

Phone:  615-741-5735 or 1-800-778-4123

Fax:  615-532-5369

Contact Person:  none listed

Email:  tn.health@tn.gov

Website:  https://www.tn.gov/health/topic/OPT-board

 

Texas Optometry Board

333 Guadalupe Street, Suite 2-420

Austin, Texas  78701-3942

Phone: 512-305-8500

Fax: 512-305-8501

Contact Person: Chris Kloeris, Executive Director

Email: Chris.Kloeris@mail.capnet.state.tx.us

Website:  http://www.tob.state.tx.us/

 

Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing Optometry

P.O. Box 146741

Salt Lake City, Utah  84111-6741

Phone:  801-530-6628

Fax:  801-530-6511

Contact Person:  Max Steinagel, Director

Email:  msteinagel@utah.gov

Website:  http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/optometry.html

 

Vermont Board of Optometry

Office of Professional Regulation

89 Main Street, Third Floor

Montpelier, Vermont 05620-3402

Phone:  802-828-2373

Fax:  802-828-2465

Contact Person:  Aprille Morrison, Licensing Board Specialist

Email:  aprille.morrison@sec.state.vt.us

Website:  https://www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation.aspx

 

Virginia Board of Optometry

Perimeter Center

9960 Maryland Dr. Suite 300

Henrico, Virginia  23233-1463

Phone:  804-367-4508

Fax:  804-527-4471

Contact Person:  Leslie L. Knachel, Executive Director

Email:  Leslie.Knachel@dhp.virginia.gov

Website:  http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/optometry/

 

Washington State Board of Optometry

Town Center 2

111 Israel Road SE

Olympia, Washington  98504

Phone: 360-236-4947

Fax: 

Contact Person:  Loralei Walker

Email:  loralei.walker@doh.wa.gov

Website:  http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/Optometrist

 

West Virginia Board of Optometry

179 Summers Street, Suite 231

Charleston, West Virginia  25301

Phone:  304-558-5901

Fax:  304-558-5908

Contact Person:  Pamela P. Carper, Executive Secretary

Email:  wvbdopt@frontier.com

Website:  http://www.wvbo.org/

 

Wisconsin Optometry Examining Board

Department of Regulation and Licensing

P.O. Box 8935

Madison, Wisconsin  53708-8935

Phone:  608-266-2112

Fax:  608-261-7083

Contact Person:  Thomas Ryan, Executive Director

Email: DRL@wisconsin.gov 

Website:  http://dsps.wi.gov/Boards-Councils/Board-Pages/Optometry-Examining-Board-Main-Page/

 

Wyoming Board of Examiners in Optometry

2001 Capitol Avenue, Room 103

Cheyenne, Wyoming  82002

Phone:  307-777-7387

Fax:  307-777-3508

Contact Person:  Michelle Flynn

Email:  michelle.flynn1@wyo.gov

Website:  http://optometry.wyo.gov/

 

Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry

200 South College Street, Suite 2030

Charlotte, North Carolina  28202

Phone:  704-970-2710

Fax:  888-703-4848

Email:  arbo@arbo.org

Website:  https://www.arbo.org/

 

National Board of Examiners in Optometry

200 South College Street, #2010

Charlotte, North Carolina  28202

Phone:  800-969-3926

Fax:  704-332-9568

Email:  nbeo@optometry.org

Website:  http://www.optometry.org/