Refer a Patient to BFS

Refer a Patient for BostonSight® PROSE

To refer a patient to Boston Foundation for Sight, Needham, MA, please fill out our Physician Referral Form. To refer a patient for BostonSight PROSE treatment at one of the US Provider clinics, please click here.

Two Key Facts Every Referring Physician Should Know:

  1. Almost 80% of patients treated with PROSE at BFS are covered by insurance and/or financial assistance.
  2. After treatment, patients return to their referring physician or their primary eye care provider for care.

Learn more about PROSE treatment!

For many of the thousands of patients with conditions such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS), ocular chronic graft versus host disease (GVHD), dry eye syndrome, Sjogren’s syndrome, keratoconus, pellucid marginal degeneration, ocular trauma, or post- LASIK, or post- transplant dry eye or poor vision, PROSE can be the ideal, and sometimes only, treatment capable of restoring vision and dramatically reducing symptoms such as eye pain, blurry vision and light sensitivity.

View a comprehensive list of indications for PROSE treatment. 

For emergency patient referrals please call our Physician Referral Hotline: 781-726-6033.
This line is reserved for medical professionals only.

For all other inquiries from medical professionals please contact
Gillian Fontana, New Patient Affairs Coordinator, at 781-726-7438 or visit to send an email. Please note this phone line is for medical professionals only.

"Patient-centered care starts with considering the patient as a whole person: values, beliefs, cultural Dr. Carrasquillo hugs a patient and his mothersensibilities, and personal situation. All of these become an integral part of clinical decision making—ultimately treating every patient not as a number or a statistic, but with the care, dignity, and compassion that they deserve.”
— Dr. Karen Carrasquillo

You Believed in Me

I am truly as impressed by the people at BFS as I am by the treatment you provide. While PROSE has opened my eyes to the world again, BFS has opened my heart and renewed my faith in the medical more