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Eye Doctors Beckley WV

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Henry P Gosiene
(304) 252-4216
22 Mallard Ct
Beckley, WV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Taoufik A Sadat
(304) 252-4216
22 Mallard Ct
Beckley, WV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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CharlesD. Field,O.D.
(304) 253-3150
Dr. Charles D. Field,701 South Oakwood Avenue
Beckley, WV
 
Beckley Vision Center PLLC
(304) 252-1299
1928 Harper Rd
Beckley, WV
Services
Optometrist

Charles D Field Iii OD
(304) 253-3150
701 S Oakwood Ave
Beckley, WV
Services
Optometrist

Lewis William Gravely
(304) 253-1210
413 Carriage Drive
Beckley, WV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Clarke Eye Clinic Inc
(304) 253-2020
215 N Kanawha St
Beckley, WV
Services
Optometrist

NormanD. Castle,O.D.
(304) 252-1050
229 Market Road
Beckley, WV
 
John Bailes OD
Beckley Vision Ctr
(304) 252-0227
1816 Harper Rd
Beckley, WV
 
DavidM. Watson,O.D.
(304) 250-0336
1330 North Eisenhower Drive
Beckley, WV
 
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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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