Eye Doctors Carson City NV

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Mehdi Vazeen
(775) 882-9123
1104 N Division St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Michael John Fischer
(775) 882-2988
3839 N Carson St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.Jarl Nielsen
(775) 356-7272
610 Sierra Rose Drive
Reno, NV
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Matthew Bronson Mills
(775) 322-1000
10685 Professional Cir
Reno, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Barbara A Irish
(775) 329-2300
5420 Kietzke Ln
Reno, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Ziqiang William Wu
(775) 882-9123
1104 N Division St
Carson City, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Adolph A Schonder
(775) 322-1000
10685 Professional Cir
Reno, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Perry M Waggoner
(775) 322-3311
650 Sierra Rose Dr
Reno, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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David B Chaffin
(775) 329-2300
5420 Kietzke Ln
Reno, NV
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John Staub OD
(775) 883-4664
311 W Washington St # B
Carson City, NV
 
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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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