Eye Doctors Mason City IA

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Bradley Lemar Isaak
(641) 423-8861
3121 4th St Sw
Mason City, IA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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James Lester DuMmett
(641) 423-8861
3121 4th St Sw
Mason City, IA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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ThomasDean Lowe,O.D.
(641) 423-8431
Lovik Family Eyecare,4151 - 4th St. Sw
Mason City, IA
 
Ken Brost OD
(641) 423-8163
100 S Federal Ave # 402
Mason City, IA
 
Shopko Stores Inc
(515) 424-4302
615 S Monroe Ave
Mason City, IA
Services
Optometrist

Randall Scott Brenton
(641) 423-8861
3121 4th St Sw
Mason City, IA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mark Donald Meyer
(641) 423-8861
3121 4th St Sw
Mason City, IA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Kevin D Easley
(641) 424-0385
510 S Pennsylvania Ave
Mason City, IA
Services
Optometrist

MikeL. Korthals,O.D.
(641) 424-0780
Mike Korthals OD,1314 4th St SW
Mason City, IA
 
JaredL. Kellar,O.D.
(641) 422-3937
Clear View Eye Clinic,595 South Illinois Avenue
Mason City, IA
 
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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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