Robert E. Delaney, O.D.



Robert Delaney

Dr. Delaney joined Eye Physicians of Northampton in 2003 after 18 years in solo private practice. He is a proud graduate of the University of Massachusetts and the New England College of Optometry.  Dr. Delaney is fully licensed to practice optometry in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He provides comprehensive eye care, glasses and contact lens services.

He lives in Ashfield with his wife Judy and his wonder dog Teller the Corgi. He has two adult children,Kati and Joe and future son in law Rob and future daughter in law Jill. “Dr. D” enjoys any outdoors activities, and is particularly proud of his forest property that he has worked on for years. A Ford enthusiast, he can be seen polishing his beloved Mustang on a warm summer day!! A bass player from way back, he looks forward to collaborating on musical projects in the near future.


  • Comprehensive Eye Examinations
  • Contact Lens Evaluations and Fittings for Soft and RGP Lenses


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 1981
  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.), New England College of Optometry, Boston, MA, 1985

Post-graduate Education

  • Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agent studies with successful completion that led to therapeutic pharmaceutical privileges


  • Beta Sigma Kappa honor fraternity
  • Graduated Cum Laude, University of Massachusetts

Board Certification

  • Massachusetts Board of Registration in Optometry

“Dr. Robert Delaney, Optometrist extraordinaire, a patient’s good friend every time, carefully does his scientific scrutiny of our eyes, while exerting his magical spell of comfort and caring.  One of a kind, and we are the beneficiaries of his informed, benevolent concern.” – L. Mainzer