James P. Boyland, O.D. is a Board Certified Optometrist graduating with honors from Illinois College of Optometry, receiving both his Doctor of Optometry degree and his Bachelor of Science of Visual Science. His externship was completed at the Westside Chicago V.A. Hospital with the ophthalmology residents on the glaucoma ward. He had additional training in retina, pediatrics and low vision at the Eye Institute of Chicago. He is also a graduate of the University of Delaware where he majored in Pre-med Biology finishing with a Bachelor of Arts.
Dr. Boyland currently holds active licenses to practice in four therapeutic states: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. He also has a Federal DEA license expanding the scope of his prescribing ability. His professional memberships include the American Optometric Association and Pennsylvania Optometric Association. Also, he graduated as a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa and Tomb and Key honor societies.
Currently, Dr. Boyland is practicing primary care optometry with an interest in pediatric and geriatric care. He has practiced primary care optometry for the Dutch Amish and other residents in Lancaster county, Pennsylvania.
Originally from Maryland, Dr. Boyland resides in Pennsylvania. His hobbies include motorcycles and sports cars. He also has a private pilot license.