Meet the experienced and friendly doctors who make Lifetime Eyecare the leading provider of vision care products and services in the Cumberland area.
Dr. Jeffrey A. Poland
Dr. Jeffrey Poland is a graduate of Bishop Walsh High School and Frostburg State University. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in Philadelphia, PA. He received the Citation for Clinical Excellence from the Pennsylvania College of Optometry as well as the Bausch and Lomb Award for Excellence in Contact Lens Practice. Dr. Jeff is a member of the American Optometric Association and past president of the Maryland Optometric Association and the Western Maryland Optometric Society. His areas of special professional interest include Pediatric Eye Care and Ocular Disease diagnosis and management. Dr. Jeff resides in LaVale with his wife Lisa and is the father of two adult children Matt (and wife Kayleigh) and Jenna (and husband James). Dr. Jeff’s favorite hobby is travel, and best-loved destinations have included Scandinavia, Scotland & Ireland, and the Caribbean.
Dr. John A. Manard
Dr. John Manard is a graduate of New Mexico State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from The College of Optometry at The Ohio State University. Dr. Manard underwent specialized training in management of ocular diseases and surgical co-management of cataract and LASIK patients. He was chosen as a recipient of the Ohio Optometric Association’s Student Loan Repayment Program Award, recognizing Dr. Manard as a doctor of optometry who is committed to treating underserved populations and ensuring they have access to lifetime eye care.
Dr. Manard provides comprehensive eye examinations to patients of all ages, as well as treatment and management of ocular disease conditions such as glaucoma, dry eye syndrome, and diabetic eye changes. He is especially interested in contact lens fitting and assessment, including more complicated cases. Dr. Manard is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Maryland Optometric Association. He is married to a fellow optometrist Dr. Whitney Territo, and they reside in Bedford, PA. In his spare time, he enjoys running and hiking local trails.
Dr. Brian K. Manspeaker
Dr. Brian Manspeaker is a native of Everett, PA, who practiced in Elkton, MD, for over thirty years after his graduation from Juniata College and the Pennsylvania College of Optometry. Dr. Manspeaker is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Maryland Optometric Association. He served on the MOA Executive Board for many years as association treasurer, and he was named Maryland Optometrist of the Year in 1998. He resides in Everett, PA, with his wife Janet where they lovingly restored his family’s historic farmhouse. He is the father of two and the very proud “Grandpap” of three granddaughters and a grandson. His hobbies include gardening (and cooking all the veggies he grows!), singing in a community choir, and reading a wide variety of books (US history is a special interest).