Eye Doctors Gardnerville NV

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Richard Wessley Baumann
(775) 782-5129
1532 Hwy 395 Ste 10
Gardnerville, NV
Services
Optometrist

RichardW. Baumann,O.D.
(702) 782-5129
1532 Highway 395,Box 878
Gardnerville, NV
 
SomerJ. Lyons,O.D.
(775) 783-1111
1687 Hwy 395,# 2
Minden, NV
 
Valley Eyecare & Eyewear Gallery
Dr. Somer Lyons
(775) 783-1111
1644 Hwy 395, Unit B-1
Minden, NV
 
RobertD. Lyons,O.D.
(775) 329-2300
1687 Hwy 395,Suite #2
Minden, NV
 
NicoleA. Tradup,O.D.
(775) 465-4215
Washoe Tribal Health Center,1559 Watasheamu Road
Gardnerville, NV
 
WilliamF. Stone,O.D.
POB 1929
Minden, NV
 
ChristopherR. Cannon,O.D.
(775) 782-3937
Pritchett Eye Care Associates,1701 County Rd #Q
Minden, NV
 
Pritchett Eye Care Associates
Dr. Evan Pritchett
(775) 359-2020
1701 County Rd., Suite Q
Minden, NV
 
Jennifer Olga Oleshak
(775) 783-8866
1687 Hwy 395 Unit 2
Minden, NV
Services
Optometrist

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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