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Amanda Legge, OD

Dr. Legge has been in practice at Wyomissing Optometric Center since 2012. Dr. Legge practices primary eye care with special interest in retinal diseases, having earned a certification for advanced retinal studies during her academic and clinical training. She is professionally recognized for her expertise in the diagnosis and management of age-related macular degeneration and inherited retina disease. She is a frequent lecturer on retinal diseases and has authored numerous articles for optometric publications about eye disease diagnosis and management. She serves as sub-investigator for FDA clinical trials for pharmaceuticals and contact lenses. She is passionate about patient education and serves as a Key Opinion Leader for several retina disease concentrated companies. She is also part of the Clinical Advisory Board of an online macular degeneration support group providing her expertise in an evidence-based manner to those affected by the disease.

Area(s) of Specialty:

Primary care ocular disease, AMD, inherited retina disease, diabetic retinopathy, acute neuro-optometry

What Inspires Me:

Education. This includes my own education through my professional mentors, the doctors I work with daily in my practice, and the student interns we host. But I revel in patient education. A well-educated patient is already set up for success no matter what disease you are managing.

My Interests Outside of Optometry:

Quality family time, music, painting, hiking, Lions Club activities

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