Eye Doctors Los Alamos NM

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Angela Renee Bratton
(505) 662-5444
1623 Central Ave
Los Alamos, NM
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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TimothyJ. Johnson,O.D.
(505) 662-5444
Eye Associates of NM,1623 Central Ave.
Los Alamos, NM
 
RichardE. Bond,O.D.
(505) 662-7000
800 Trinity Drive,Suite J
Los Alamos, NM
 
Bruce Rael OD
Optical Shop
(505) 753-3633
810 N Riverside Dr # B
Espanola, NM
 
Eye Associates Of New Mexico Ltd
(505) 753-7868
412 Paseo De Onate Ste 2
Espanola, NM
Services
Optometrist

Eye Associates of New Mexico
(505) 662-5444
1623 Central Avenue,
Los Alamos, NM
 
Los Alamos Family Eyecare
Dr. Lisa Shin
(505) 662-9681
800 Trinity Dr., Suite B
Los Alamos, NM
 
LisaShin,O.D.
(505) 662-9681
2101 Trinity Drive,Suite U
Los Alamos, NM
 
Gary V Puro MD
(505) 753-7391
105 N Coronado Ave
Espanola, NM
Services
Optometrist

Northern New Mexico Optical
(505) 753-3633
810 N Riverside Dr # B
Espanola, 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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