Optician in Albany, NY
John A. Sheehy began the business in the basement office of 227 Lark Street. In 1968 John moved the business to its current location of 291 New Scotland Avenue and took on a partner by the name of William Cahill. The name was changed to Sheehy & Cahill Opticians. In 1984 John's son Matthew graduated from Mater Dei College with a degree in Ophthalmic Dispensing and joined the firm. William Cahill retired from the business in 1989 and the name was changed to Sheehy Opticians as it remains today.
read moreMary is a graduate of Erie Community College in Buffalo, New York, her home town. Mary became certified in ophthalmic dispensing and contact lenses in June 1979. She has received extensive training in low vision and OSHA approved safety glass fitting. Mary joined Sheehy Opticians in 2015. Finding the perfect frame paired with the best lenses to meet our patient's needs is her passion. Mary can be found traveling, sipping wine, and spending time with her family. Matthew grew up in the Albany area and has been around the business since long before he went to school.