Eye Doctors Alamogordo NM

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Donald J Ham
(575) 434-1200
1124 10th St
Alamogordo, NM

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OscarH. Marquardt,O.D.
(505) 437-1910
901 Filipino Avenue
Alamogordo, NM
Accutech Eyecare
(505) 437-4479
905 10th St
Alamogordo, NM
White Sands Vision
Dr. J Donald Hamer
(575) 443-0200
816 E. 10th St.
Alamogordo, NM
Donald Ham MD
Ruidoso Eye Clinic
(505) 434-1200
1124 10Th St
Alamogordo, NM
Terry T Marquardt
(505) 437-7783
903 New York Ave
Alamogordo, NM

Family Eye Care
(505) 437-9326
1209 New York Ave
Alamogordo, NM
JamesD. Hamer,O.D.
(575) 443-0200
White Sands Vision,816 E. 10th St
Alamogordo, NM
LeslieV. Busby,O.D.
1209 New York
Alamogordo, NM
O H Marquardt OD
(505) 437-1910
901 Filipino Ave
Alamogordo, NM
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Eye Doctor Types: Optician, Optometrists, Ophthalmologists

Be sure to pick the type of eye doctor that specializes in your disorder. Generally you will see an optician or optometrist first, and if there are any issues, be referred to an ophthalmologist. There are three main types of eye physicians, including:

Opticians:Optitions are professionals who fit and dispense corrective eyewear including eye glasses, contact lenses, low-vision aids, and ocular prostheses (artificial eyes). To become an optician, on emust complete several years as an apprentice or attend a college program that teaches the skills necessary to fit corrective eye wear. After this training Opticians can apply to become licensed or certified, depending on the requirements of the state or province where they practice. If you receive an eye exam at a commercial establishment that concentrates on dispensing glasses or contacts only, be sure the "optician" is a licensed professional.

Optometrists:A doctor of optometry (O.D.) can be defined as an independent primary health care provider who examines, diagnoses, treats and manages diseases and disorders of the visual system, the eye and associated structures. Services provided by optometrists include prescribing glasses and contact lenses, rehabilitating the visually impaired, and diagnosing and treating selected ocular diseases. Optometrists do not attend medical school...

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