Eye Doctors New Orleans LA

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Farhan Irshad
(504) 988-5800
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA
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Ophthalmology

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Victor Montbrun Carriere
(504) 568-0811
1601 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Debra L Laprad
(504) 568-2242
2020 Gravier St
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.Michael Insler
(504) 412-1860
2020 Gravier Street
New Orleans, LA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1975
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Hospital: Louisiana State Medical Center
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Natalya Romaniv
(504) 568-2242
2020 Gravier St
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Erin Farrell
(504) 412-1200
1340 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Maria Andrea Reinoso
(504) 568-2242
2020 Gravier St Ste B
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Carola B Okogbaa
(504) 988-2261
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Christine W Connolly
(504) 412-1200
2020 Gravier St
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Delmar Caldwell
(504) 988-2300
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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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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