Dr. Joseph Lehman

Dr. Lehman is a graduate of The Ohio State College of Optometry receiving both a degree for Doctor of Optometry and a Master’s Degree in Vision Science in 2020. During optometry school, Dr. Lehman conducted clinical research on subjective refraction which led to his thesis entitled “Sphero-cylindrical Refraction with Spherical Lens”. He recently received the Julius F. Neumueller Award in optics for this work. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from The Ohio State University in 2016. In his free time, Dr. Lehman enjoys playing guitar and basketball, hiking, cooking, and walking his dog, Carmen. Throughout the year Dr. Lehman is cheering on his favorite teams. He is of course a big Buckeye fan and is also a St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates fan.  


  • The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Science in Biology 
  • The Ohio State University, Masters in Vision Science
  • The Ohio State University, Doctor of Optometry
  • Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, Disease Externship


  • Julius F. Neumueller Award In Optics
  • Dr. Lyle Aloysius John Gassmann Memorial Award for Leadership
  • Ocular Instruments Award for Clinical Excellence
  • SAAO Student Travel Fellowship
  • Pennsylvania Optometric Association
  • American Optometric Association