Eye Doctors Farmington NM

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Duane A Wiggins
(505) 325-4003
622 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Pinon Hills Optical Inc
(505) 325-4298
2300 E 30th St Ste 105
Farmington, NM
Services
Optometrist

AkintundeO. Adegite,O.D.
(505) 326-3236
450 East Main Street
Farmington, NM
 
National Vision Inc
(505) 326-0100
4600 E Main St
Farmington, NM
Services
Optometrist

Harry M McBride
(505) 325-3637
716 Forrest Pl
Farmington, NM
 
Scott D Allen
(505) 327-0406
2300 E 30th St
Farmington, NM
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Eye Associates of New Mexico
(505) 325-4003
622 West Maple,
Farmington, NM
 
JaredC. Olson,O.D.
(505) 326-4080
Advanced Family Eyecare,1711 East 20th Street
Farmington, NM
 
William A Hall
(505) 325-6350
416 N Behrend Ave
Farmington, NM
Services
Optometrist

DanaA. McLaughlin,O.D.
(505) 325-2015
3280 N. Butler Ave.
Farmington, NM
 
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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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