Optical Designs | Welesley

The Optical Designs boutique in Wellesley provides on-site eye exams, a full selection of luxury eyewear and custom contacts.

We offer the following services by appointment:

  • Comprehensive eye health exams
  • Refractions (eyeglass prescription exams)
  • Contact lens fittings and evaluations
  • Lasik procedure evaluations

Meet Your Local Optometrist

Every Optical Designs location has its own optometrist


Dr. Anna Cressey joined the practice at Optical Designs in Wellesley, MA in 2012 to provide optometric care to adult and pediatric patients. She completed her doctorate in Optometry and her residency in cornea and specialty contact lenses at the New England College of Optometry. More recently, she received her fellowship degree from the American Academy of Optometry. She has had multiple publications in scholarly journals, including her most recent case report in Eye and Contact Lens.

Dr. Cressey is highly trained in pediatric and adult eye care. Her residency training in cornea and contact lenses included training at The Boston Foundation for Sight, Boston Medical Center, TLC Laser Center, Veteran Affairs Hospital in Lowell, and multiple private practices in the New England area. In addition, she has taught in affiliation with the New England College of Optometry, MCPHS School of Optometry, and The New England Eye Institute. Prior to joining Optical Designs, she worked for two years at Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston and Boston Foundation for Sight, a world-renowned destination for patients seeking customized scleral lenses. Dr. Cressey has a thorough understanding of pediatrics, geriatrics, pre- and post-operative care, contact lenses, and general ocular care. In addition, she has a great passion forcorneal conditions and specialty/medically necessary contact lenses.

Dr. Cressey is originally from Brewer, Maine, and attended Bates College, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry. She currently resides in Hudson, MA with her husband, Eric and three daughters.


Dr. Anhthy Prendeville joined the practice at Optical Designs in Wellesley, MA in 2014. She received her bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Illinois, Champaign in 2005. She then moved to Boston to attend The New England College of Optometry and received her Doctorate in Optometry in 2009.

During her education, Dr. Prendeville earned clinical honors in primary care, ocular disease and pediatrics. Her clinical training included rotations at Boston Medical Center, Perkins School for the Blind, The University of Maryland, and the White River Junction VA Medical Center in

Vermont. She also worked at the New England College of Optometry as a clinical instructor and adjunct clinical faculty member.

Dr. Prendeville has over 10 years of experience in private practice and has extensive experience in providing primary family eye care services, pre- and post-operative care, contact lens services with a special emphasis in pediatric eye care including myopia management therapy. She also has a strong interest in treating dry eye.

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68 Central Street

Wellesley, MA 02482




Monday – Saturday: 10am – 4pm

Sunday: Closed