Kit Tung Ip, O.D., F.A.A.O

Dr. Kit Tung Ip is a fully licensed optometrist in the state of Massachusetts. She practices full scope optometry seeing both children and adults and has special interests in fitting contact lenses and managing post-cataract and refractive surgical patients. She especially enjoys the area of contact lens fitting and vision rehabilitation for irregular corneas such as those of patients with keratoconus and who have undergone prior corneal transplantation.

Appointments: 800-635-0489

Locations:

  • Boston: 50 Staniford Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114
  • Waltham: 52 Second Ave, Suite 2500, Waltham, MA 02451

Specialties: Dr. Kit Tung Ip is a fully licensed optometrist in the state of Massachusetts.  She practices full scope optometry seeing both children and adults and has special interests in fitting contact lenses and managing post-cataract and refractive surgical patients.  She especially enjoys the area of contact lens fitting and vision rehabilitation for irregular corneas, such as those of patients with keratoconus and who have undergone prior corneal transplantation.

Dr. Ip received her Bachelor of Science degree with honors from University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario. Following her undergraduate education, she completed her Doctorate of Optometry from the New England College of Optometry, where she was a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Optometric Honor Society. She completed internships at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, the prestigious New England Eye Institute and the Dorchester House Community Health Center. Dr. Ip also had the opportunity to practice overseas in China at the Wenzhou Medical College Eye Hospital.

Dr. Ip earned her fellowship at the American Academy of Optometry, whose members are evaluated against the highest standards of professional competence.  Dr. Ip’s professional community service includes volunteering in the Dominican Republic to provide eye care for patients for those who would otherwise have no access to those services.

In her free time, Dr. Ip likes to travel to her hometown of Toronto. Locally, she enjoys seeing films and is an accomplished chef.

*Dr. Ip is fluent in both medical and conversational Cantonese and Mandarin.

Insurances Accepted:

Aetna                             
BCBS
BMC Health Net Plan
Celticare
Cigna/Great West
Coventry
Davis Vision
Eye Med
Fallon
HCHP
MASS Health
Medicare
Multiplan
Network Health
NHP
Tricare
Unicare
United Health Care