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Dr.Peter Diedrichsen
(402) 563-3686
3772 43rd Ave # A
Columbus, NE
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1979
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Hospital: Columbus Comm Hosp, Columbus, Ne
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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DanielK. Mickey,O.D.
(402) 564-0545
Eyecare Associates of Columbus, P.C.,1371 29th Avenue
Columbus, NE
 
Eyecare Associates Of Columbus P C
(402) 564-0545
1371 29th Ave
Columbus, NE
Services
Optometrist

MichelleL Flint,O.D.
3171 30th Avenue
Columbus, NE
 
DennisW. Kappenman JR,Jr.O.D.
2176 40th Ave
Columbus, NE
 
JayR. Trofholz,O.D.
(402) 564-2020
OPTOMETRIC CENTER OF COLUMBUS,P.C.,3702 23rd Street
Columbus, NE
 
Daniel Mickey OD
Optometric Center Of Columbus
(402) 564-0545
Po Box 1248
Columbus, NE
 
KevinM. Hobbs,O.D.
(402) 564-2020
3702 23rd Street
Columbus, NE
 
Optometric Center Of Columbus PC
(402) 564-2020
3702 23rd St
Columbus, NE
Services
Optometrist

RichardP. Haney,O.D.
(402) 563-3686
Eye Physicians, P.C.,3772 43rd Ave
Columbus, NE
 
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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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