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Eye Doctors Alpena MI

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Robert Mark Currier
(989) 354-3171
127 Park Pl
Alpena, MI
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Eye Talk Inc
(989) 356-6423
2483 Us Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

Thunder Bay Eye Care
(989) 356-3937
1011 W. Washington Ave.
Alpena, MI
 
John K Parseghian OD
(989) 356-2541
125 E Chisholm St
Alpena, MI
 
Vision Care Ctr
(989) 356-4231
1035 Us Highway 23 N
Alpena, MI
 
Wal-mart Stores East Lp
(989) 354-0731
1180 M 32 W
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

Harkins & Karsten
(989) 354-5890
200 E Chisholm St
Alpena, MI
 
Darwin D Ristow
(517) 354-8552
2578 Us Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

Thunder Bay Eye Care
(989) 356-3937
315 W Chisholm St Ste A
Alpena, MI
Services
Optometrist

Gerald Skiba Od
(989) 356-9096
2368 US Highway 23 S
Alpena, MI
 
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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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