Compassionate and Comprehensive Medical, Surgical, and Optical Care

At Eye Physicians of Northampton, our ophthalmologists and optometrists have many years of experience with a wide range of knowledge about eye conditions, treatments, and current technologies. Established in 1964, our practice has provided over 50 years of quality eye care to the people of Western Massachusetts and around the world.

Drs. Hubbe, Shatz, Shield, and Gal of Eye Physicians of Northampton are board-certified ophthalmologists with advanced training and extensive experience in highly sophisticated vision-improving procedures. Our doctors specialize in cataract surgery with premium lens implantation, LASIK, corneal transplantation, oculoplastics, glaucoma, and diabetic care, just to name a few. Visit each’s practitioner’s page to read more about their individual specialties, education, and training.

Whether you’re interested in learning more about laser vision correction, require a comprehensive vision exam, or need attention for a complex eye disease, one of our highly qualified physicians can help. Our doctors strive to answer all of your questions, making certain you leave our office feeling well-informed, confident, and reassured.


At Eye Physicians of Northampton we strive to provide comprehensive care not only to our patients but to bring the gift of sight to others in need as well. Our providers pride themselves in having the opportunity to provide examinations, treatment and procedures for patients across the globe through the following Non-Profit programs: