Eye Doctors El Dorado AR

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Ivory Amelia Kinslow
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Vision Clinic The
(870) 862-2020
514 W Main St
El Dorado, AR
 
Stephen Sowell Od
(870) 863-0856
2033 N West Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
MarcD. Parnell,O.D.
(870) 862-4216
South Arkansas Eye Clinic,310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
JosephL. Templeton,O.D.
(870) 862-9583
322 West Main
El Dorado, AR
 
J.Scott Simpson,O.D.
(870) 862-4278
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
James Landers MD
South Arkansas Eye Clinic
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
South Arkansas Eye Clinic PLLC
(870) 862-4216
310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Services
Optometrist

KristinE. Christian,O.D.
(870) 862-4216
South Arkansas Eye Clinic,310 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
 
Wal-mart Stores Inc
(870) 862-4866
2730 Northwest Ave
El Dorado, AR
Services
Optometrist

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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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