Eye Doctors Chattanooga TN

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Patrick Joseph Bowers
(423) 624-3937
725 Glenwood Dr
Chattanooga, TN
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Ophthalmology

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Richard I Breazeale
(423) 756-1002
979 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Molly R Seal
(423) 265-1651
1042 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Paula Christine Nicola
(423) 265-1651
1042 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Pe Than Tin
(423) 266-7392
930 Oak St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Harry M Lawrence
(423) 265-1651
1042 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Fred Marshall Gregg
(423) 624-3937
725 Glenwood Dr
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John Logan Stone
(423) 756-1002
979 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Steven M Thomas
(423) 265-1651
1042 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Randall L Funderburk
(423) 756-1002
979 E 3rd St
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty
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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