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Firas Kassira, OD


Brief Bio

Firas Kassira, OD, graduated from George Mason University with a BS in biology and obtained his OD degree from the New England College of Optometry. He completed externships at the 34th General Army Hospital in Augsburg, Germany, and various health centers in Virginia and Massachusetts.

Since then, Dr. Kassira has been committed to patient eye care in Central Massachusetts for over 25 years. He’s enjoyed living, practicing and raising his family in Worcester, MA. Dr. Kassira joined the UMass Memorial eye team in 2020.

Clinical Expertise

  • Comprehensive eye exams
  • Diabetic eye exams
  • General and specialty contact lens fitting
  • Preliminary low vision exams


  • BS, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
  • OD, New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA


  • National Board of Examiners in Optometry

State Licensure

  • Massachusetts

Professional Societies and Affiliations

  • American Academy of Optometry (AAO)
  • Massachusetts Society of Optometry (MSO)


  • English, Arabic
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Firas Kassira, O.D.

Contact information
 Tel: 508-334-6855


Office Address
Hahnemann Campus, 281 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA 01605