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Eye Doctors Valdosta GA

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Donald John Mirate
(229) 244-8799
2707 N Forrest St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mark Joseph Eanes
(229) 247-2020
2310 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Alex M Culbreth OD
(229) 242-8152
2108 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Services
Optometrist

GeorgeH. Hamiter,O.D.
(229) 247-2020
2310 North Patterson St,Suite B
Valdosta, GA
 
GeraldW. Koss,O.D.
Coastal Vision Center,685 Grove Park Circle
Fernandina Bch, GA
 
Steven Thomas Greenhaw
(229) 245-7070
2704 N Oak St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Ben H Moye
(229) 247-4114
3024 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
Specialty
Ophthalmology

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Mark Eanes MD
Southern Eye Ctr
(229) 247-2020
2310 N Patterson St # B
Valdosta, GA
 
A M Culbreth Jr Od
(229) 242-8152
2108 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA
 
EricM. Kolisz,O.D.
South Georgia Eye Partners,4380 Kings Way
Valdosta, GA
 
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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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