Luzerne Optical Laboratories, Ltd. is the largest independently owned single location wholesale optical laboratory in the United States. John “Jack” P. Dougherty, President, started in the optical business in 1960 and has served as President of the Optical Laboratories Association and has served on the Board of Directors for the Irving Bennett Business and Practice Management Center at the Pennsylvania College of Optometry.
Luzerne Optical is a family owned and operated business. Luzerne Optical has been servicing the eyecare industry nationally, as well as internationally since 1973. The laboratory services thousands of independent eyecare professionals. Luzerne Optical is one of America’s most outstanding full-service laboratories and has an excellent reputation in the industry for supplying unparallel quality, products and service. The company has been recognized with numerous awards from leading manufacturers such as Essilor/Varilux and Crizal, Corning, Zeiss, Polymer Technology and Transitions for outstanding performance and excellence. Luzerne Optical is one of only a select group of contact lens labs across the country to achieve the CLMA’s prestigious manufacturing Seal of Excellence Award.