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Adrienne Jessica Millett
(859) 623-2020
238 Geri Ln
Richmond, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.DAVID DITTO
(859) 887-2441
104 Fairfield Drive
Nicholasville, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Linda Kathleen Katz
(859) 881-1400
100 John Sutherland Dr
Nicholasville, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.WILLIAM WACHS
(859) 268-1215
154 Patchen Dr # 71
Lexington, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Gary R Wallace
(859) 258-5310
100 N Eagle Creek Dr
Lexington, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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James H Patterson
(859) 887-2441
104 Fairfield Dr
Nicholasville, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mark Simon
(859) 744-3937
1109 Mccann Dr
Winchester, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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John C Sparrow
(859) 258-5310
100 N Eagle Creek Dr
Lexington, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Bruce Harvey Koffler
(859) 263-4631
120 N Eagle Creek Drive
Lexington, KY
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Dr.Ward Ransdell
(859) 275-7333
Pal Optical, 146, 1555 East New Circle Rd.
Lexington, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Optometrist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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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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