Eye Doctors Lake Charles LA

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Donald Charles Falgoust
(337) 479-0963
1980 Tybee Lane
Lake Charles, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Wayne Mc Clure OD
Boreing Vision Clinic
(337) 494-1890
2710 Ryan St # B
Lake Charles, LA
 
U S Vision Optical Inc
(337) 478-5110
312 Prien Lake Mall
Lake Charles, LA
Services
Optometrist

AndrewG. Erneston,O.D.
(337) 462-3937
1717 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles, LA
 
MelvinM. Gehrig,O.D.
(337) 478-3810
The Eye Clinic,1717 Oak Park Blvd.
Lake Charles, LA
 
Dr.Robert Janot
(337) 625-2020
2245 Maplewood Drive
Sulphur, LA
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Jason Wonch OD & Assoc A PC
(337) 474-3395
412 W Prien Lake Rd Ste G-05a
Lake Charles, LA
Services
Optometrist

Cole Vision Corporation
(318) 562-0501
640 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
Services
Optometrist

Alan Lacoste MD
Eye Clinic
(337) 478-3810
1717 Oak Park Blvd
Lake Charles, LA
 
Don Ellender OD
Eye Clinic
(337) 478-4818
238 W Prien Lake Rd
Lake Charles, LA
 
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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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