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Bristol optometrist named Humanitarian of the Year

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Dr. Carl Sakovits examines a patient in his office at Bristol County Eye Care. Dr. Sakovits was recently named VOSH/International Humanitarian of the Year for his volunteer efforts.

Dr. Carl Sakovits made his first trip to impoverished Honduras in 1987, during his third year of optometry school. He, along with a few fellow students, were on a mission to bring proper eye care to those who couldn’t afford it, let alone much of anything else. That experience changed Dr. Sakovits, and helped shape […]

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