Eye Doctors Twin Falls ID

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Robert C Welch
(208) 733-2400
526 Shoup Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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William C FitzHugh
(208) 734-8934
589 Shoup Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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James Morgan Coombs
(208) 734-8934
589 Shoup Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mountain West Optical Inc
(208) 734-3937
731 N College Rd
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Optometrist

Gary P Walker OD PC
(208) 733-1944
568 Falls Ave W Ste 1
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Optometrist

Scott E Allan
(208) 733-2400
526 Shoup Ave W
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Jason Halverson
(208) 733-5301
206 Martin St
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Verlyn Broek OD
(208) 734-5100
215 4th Ave N
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Optometrist

Cheaper Peepers Llc
(208) 735-2244
525 Blue Lakes Blvd N
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Optometrist

Jennifer Ruprecht OD
Sears Optical
(208) 734-5100
215 4Th Ave N
Twin Falls, ID
 
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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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