Michael Gallaway, OD

Associate Professor

MIchael Gallaway, OD, Associate Professor



  • BS Psychology, Carnegie-Mellon University
  • OD, New England College of Optometry
  • Residency in Pediatric Optometry, Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Role at Salus University:

  • Pennsylvania College of Optometry, The Eye Institute
    • Staff optometrist in Pediatric and Binocular Vision Service, clinical teaching of 4th year students.

Professional Honors and Activities:

  • Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
  • Fellow, COVD

Clinical Specialty:

  • Pediatric Optometry, Vision Therapy

Research Activities:

  • PI at PCO for Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial (CITT), PEDIG Clinical Investigator participating in Amblyopia Treatment Studies, VERA computerized school vision screening protocol.

Selected Representative Publications:

  • Borsting et al (Gallaway – Writing Group), Improvement in academic behaviors after successful treatment of convergence insufficiency. Optom Vis Sci 2012; 89(1):12-18.
  • Scheiman M, Cotter S, Kulp MT, Mitchell GL, Cooper J, Gallaway M, Hopkins KB, Bartuccio M, Chung I; Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial Study Group. Treatment of accommodative dysfunction in children: results from a randomized clinical trial. Optom Vis Sci. 2011 Nov;88(11):1343-52.

  • Gallaway, M. The need for better school vision screening: the use of VERA vision screening in a community setting. Optom Vis Dev 2010; 41(4):232-239.

  • Gallaway  M, Mitchell GL, Validity of the VERA visual skills screening. Optometry 2010;81:571-79.