Edward H. Jaccoma, M.D.

Dr. Edward H. Jaccoma is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist who has recently relocated to Connecticut after practicing in the Southern Maine area for 30 years. He specializes in General Ophthalmology, the medical and surgical management of dry eye-related disorders, as well as plastic surgeries of the eye and eyelid areas

Dr. Jaccoma received his Medical degree from the University of Vermont where he graduated with a nomination to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Society and his Bachelor of Science degree from Fairfield University.

He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the Washington Hospital Center and his residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Virginia. He has also taught medical students and resident physicians at the University of New England College of Medicine, as well as serving as Medical Director of Medispas, delivering laser, injections, IPL, radiofrequency and surgical aesthetic care.

Additionally, Dr. Jaccoma will perform cosmetic eyelid procedures and will offer treatments for reducing the appearance of wrinkles and rejuvenating the skin and will also be working to develop OptiCare’s Dry Eye Center.

Dr. Jaccoma is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and a Fellow of the American Medical Association.

Dr. Jaccoma will base his practice out of OptiCare’s office in Waterbury on 87 Grandview Avenue.