Frederick H. Bloom, O.D. has been seeing patients at Vision Source of Amherst and Greenfield since the fall of 2013. Dr. Bloom recently retired as the Director of the Eye Care Services at the University Health Services at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he practiced for over 38 years. Dr. Bloom has consulted with more than 40 ophthalmologists in all their medical eye care sub-specialties. Experienced with the full spectrum of primary eye care and contact lenses, Dr. Bloom has also been a member of the New England College of Optometry clinical faculty. He has lectured on eye related topics and has been published nationally.
Dr. Bloom was raised in Boston, and there received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the New England College of Optometry. When not seeing patients he enjoys bike riding, cooking, and travel.
“I truly love my profession and my work. My philosophy is to treat all my patients the same way I would like to be treated as a patient, to exceed their expectations, and to improve the quality of their lives through my care and services.”