EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

BS, Health Science
  • Simmons College , 1971 , Boston , MA

Graduate Degree

Certificate in Ophthalmic Assistance
  • Boston University , 1975 , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Frances Pantano-Abele, originally from Boston, is an Orthoptist within the Ophthalmology Department. She joined Boston Children’s Hospital in 2008 after working at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, Mass. Frances has performed research and has a clinical interest in asthenopia, stereopsis, and convergence insufficiency.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology