Eye Doctors Prineville OR

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Oli I Traustason
(541) 548-7170
813 Sw Highland Ave
Redmond, OR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Curtis L Dix & Steven R Evers
(541) 416-2020
340 Nw Beaver St
Prineville, OR
Services
Optometrist

Vision Again
(541) 923-9737
3632 SW Bobby Jones CT
Redmond, OR
 
Central Oregon Eyecare
(541) 548-2488
106 SW 7th St
Redmond, OR
 
High Desert Eyecare
(541) 923-2221
404 Nw 5th St
Redmond, OR
Services
Optometrist

Kristine E Harvey
(541) 548-7170
813 Sw Highland Ave
Redmond, OR
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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High Desert Vision Source
(541) 923-2221
404 NW 5th St
Redmond, OR
 
DonaldL. Peterson,O.D.
813 S W Highland
Redmond, OR
 
High Desert Eye Care
(541) 923-2221
404 NW 5th St
Redmond, OR
 
Allan Hudson OD
High Desert Vision Source
(541) 923-2221
404 Nw 5Th St
Redmond, OR
 
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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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