Lucas_Baird_ODLucas Baird, OD

Dr. Lucas Baird joined Negrey Eye Associates in June 2015. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biology/pre-med at the University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, while also working and completing training as an Emergency Medical Technician. Dr. Baird graduated from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University in Elkins Park earning his Doctor of Optometry. Dr. Baird also completed internships at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Altoona, PA and the Wills Eye Hospital Contact Lens and Low-Vision Department. He received recognition for clinical honors in primary care during his internship at The Eye Institute of Philadelphia.

After graduation as a Doctor of Optometry from Pennsylvania College of Optometry of Salus University, Dr. Baird has worked in both group medical and optometry practices. He has extensive experience working in primary care, advanced contact lens fittings, adolescent eye care, as well as ocular disease diagnostics and treatment, urgent care and low vision aides.

Dr. Baird’s passion for vision health and the education of children have led him to the beginnings of a non-profit corporation dedicated to improving school screenings and education on eye care. Outside of the office, Dr. Baird enjoys deep sea fishing, sports, gardening and traveling with his wife.