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Dr.KEITH BARKER
(575) 769-2339
501 Commerce Way
Clovis, NM
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Charles W Brooks OD PC
(505) 359-1252
201 S Abilene Ave
Portales, NM
Services
Optometrist

AdamB. Klemens,O.D.
(505) 784-1102
208 Casablanca
Cannon Afb, NM
 
Larry Bussanmas OD
Clovis Vision Assoc
(505) 763-7012
Po Box 460
Clovis, NM
 
ElwynE. Crume,O.D.
(505) 763-5522
1217 Pile Street
Clovis, NM
 
CharlesW. Brooks,O.D.
201 S. Abilene
Portales, NM
 
Charles W Brooks OD
(505) 359-1252
201 S Abilene Ave
Portales, NM
Services
Optometrist

LarryU. Bussanmas,O.D.
(505) 763-7012
P.O. Box 460
Clovis, NM
 
The Optical Center
(505) 762-5266
9 Hilltop Plaza
Clovis, NM
Services
Optometrist

Clovis Vision Associates PA
(505) 763-5522
1217 Pile St
Clovis, NM
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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