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Eye Doctors Meridian MS

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Jeffrey Nelson Cook
(601) 553-2100
2024 15th St
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Don E Marascalco
(601) 485-2368
1301 20th Ave
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Thurman Keith Everett
(601) 483-2616
2300 12th St
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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ThiHoang Bui,O.D.
(601) 485-2020
Primary Eyecare & Optical of Meridian,4721 26th Avenue
Meridian, MS
 
MinhT. Duong,O.D.
(601) 485-2020
Primary Eyecare & Optical of Meridian,4721 26th Avenue
Meridian, MS
 
Jonathan Houston Moore
(601) 483-2616
2300 12th St
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Perry Jay Goodman
(601) 483-2616
2300 12th St
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John Lawrence Mason
(601) 485-2368
1301 20th Ave
Meridian, MS
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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ChristopherT. Bullin,O.D.
(601) 485-2020
Primary Eyecare & Optical of Meridian,4721 26th Avenue
Meridian, MS
 
Cole Vision Corporation
(601) 693-1145
1000 Bonita Lakes Cir
Meridian, MS
Services
Optometrist

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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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