Sarah Appel, OD

POSITION

  • Director of Pediatric Low Vision Services
  • Co-Director of the Special Populations Assessment and Rehabilitation Center

AREAS OF INTEREST

  • Low Vision Rehabilitation
  • Evaluation of people with multiple impairments

ABOUT DR. APPEL

Dr. Appel received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Douglass College of Rutgers University. In 1979, she obtained her Doctor of Optometry from The Pennsylvania College of Optometry and began her residency in Low Vision Rehabilitation at The Eye Institute (TEI) the following year.

Dr. Appel has authored a number of articles in professional journals and is a Fellow with the American Academy of Optometry and a Diplomate in Low Vision Rehabilitation (American Academy of Optometry). She has more than 40 years of experience in Optometry.