Eye Doctors Cottonwood AZ

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Kevin J Prendiville
(928) 634-4202
270 S Candy Ln
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Brian Myung Chang
(480) 892-8400
270 S Candy Ln
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Michael Lee Ham
(928) 775-5606
2820 N Glassford Hill Rd
Prescott Valley, AZ
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Fornara Eye Center PC
(928) 634-2883
199 S Candy Ln Ste 2a
Cottonwood, AZ
Services
Optometrist

RobertJ. Maynard,O.D.
(928) 634-4530
2003 E. Rodeo Drive
Cottonwood, AZ
 
Renee McCoy
(928) 634-4200
294 W Hwy 89a
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Farshid Paydar
(928) 203-9600
2530 W Hwy 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Kevin J Prendiville MD
(928) 634-4202
270 S Candy Ln Ste B
Cottonwood, AZ
Services
Optometrist

Barry W Jones
(928) 634-5082
299 S Willard St Ste B
Cottonwood, AZ
Services
Optometrist

Kevin Prendiville MD
Prendiville Eye Ctr
(928) 634-4202
270 S Candy Ln
Cottonwood, AZ
 
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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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