Eye Doctors Jacksonville NC

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Bryan David Garruto
(910) 355-3937
6 Office Park Dr
Jacksonville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Clyde Kent Price
(910) 353-1030
264 Memorial Drive
Jacksonville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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G M Conekin OD
Insight Optometric Svc
(910) 353-0541
200 Doctors Dr # K
Jacksonville, NC
 
PatrickM. Dooley,O.D.
(910) 353-9200
Optometric Eye Care Center,314 Jacksonville Mall
Jacksonville, NC
 
Christina Buteria MD
Office Park Eye Ctr
(910) 355-3937
6 Office Park Dr
Jacksonville, NC
 
Larry Brent Wilshire
(910) 355-3937
6 Office Park Dr
Jacksonville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Carol Ann Johnston
(910) 355-3937
6 Office Park Dr
Jacksonville, NC
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Onslow Ophthalmology PA
(910) 355-3937
6 Office Park Dr
Jacksonville, NC
Services
Optometrist

Norwood G Davis OD
(910) 455-4244
613 College St
Jacksonville, NC
Services
Optometrist

StevenK. Davis,O.D.
100 Raintree Circle
Jacksonville, NC
 
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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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