Eye Doctors New Iberia LA

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Thomas Davis Curry
(337) 367-1247
607 Rue De Brille
New Iberia, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Frederick D Hall
(337) 256-8395
1110 Angers St
New Iberia, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Frank J Culotta
(337) 232-2710
1101 S College Rd
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Richard J Bourgeois
(337) 264-1390
1000 W Pinhook Rd
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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LanetteM. Green,O.D.
Iberia Vision Center,921 S. Lewis St.
New Iberia, LA
 
Henry Mark Kwong
(337) 367-1247
607 Rue De Brille
New Iberia, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Richard James Piccione
(337) 989-2600
4906 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Harold W Ledoux
(337) 235-6263
155 Hospital Dr
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Scott Thomas Gauthreaux
(337) 232-2710
1101 S College Rd
Lafayette, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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StevenW. Landrum,Sr.O.D.
(337) 367-3834
Iberia Vision Center,921 South Lewis St
New Iberia, 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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