Eye Doctors Bloomfield CT

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James Pasternack
(860) 243-2020
4 Northwestern Dr
Bloomfield, CT
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Ophthalmology

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Burton Cunin
(860) 243-2020
4 Northwestern Dr
Bloomfield, CT
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Ophthalmology

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Peter Clifford Donshik
(860) 286-5448
47 Jolley Dr
Bloomfield, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Shari Madelene Roth
(860) 523-1900
836 Farmington Ave
West Hartford, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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William R Maron
(860) 522-5215
21 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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James J Castner
(860) 243-2020
4 Northwestern Dr
Bloomfield, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Kevin DiNowitz
(860) 243-2020
4 Northwestern Dr
Bloomfield, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Donald James Salzberg
(860) 233-2346
836 Farmington Ave
West Hartford, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Edmund Thaddeus Suski
(860) 247-2169
19 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Paul Anton Gaudio
(860) 549-2020
85 Seymour St
Hartford, CT
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Ophthalmology

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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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