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Your Vision Care Partners at Dutchess Optometry

At Dutchess Optometry, our team of skilled eye care professionals is dedicated to understanding the complexities of eye health. We specialize in diagnosing and treating various eye conditions, many of which lack obvious symptoms. Our approach is tailored to each patient, considering age and risk factors, and we're experts in all aspects of vision care, including the use of corrective solutions such as eyeglasses and contact lenses.

Poughkeepsie: 845-471-3650
Red Hook: 845-758-8818
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Meet Your Friendly Eye Doctors

Dr. Tracy Sheedy

Dr. Sheedy received her Bachelor's Degree from Binghamton University and her Doctorate of Optometry from The State University of New York College of Optometry. She completed a residency in rehabilitative optometry at Northport, VA, Medical Center. Dr. Sheedy specializes in pediatric optometry, low vision and vision development. She has been in practice since 1996, and has been the owner of Dutchess Optometry since 2009. She is a member of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.

Dr. Elisabeth Lappan

Dr. Lappan grew up in the Poughkeepsie area and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Binghamton University.  She then received her Doctorate of Optometry from the State University of New York College of Optometry.  She completed rotations in primary care, vision therapy and pediatric optometry at the College of Optometry as well as a rotation in ocular disease at the Hudson Valley, VA Hospital. Dr. Lappan started practicing with Dutchess Optometry in July of 2014 and became an owner in 2023. While not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two young boys.

OUR POUGHKEEPSIE OFFICE HAS OFFICIALLY MOVED!! Our new address is 17 Anya Court, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603. For directions, click on HOURS & LOCATIONS.