What does an optometrist do?

Answer Doctors of optometry (ODs) are the primary health care professionals for the eye. They are not medical doctors, Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of... Read More »

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What is an optometrist?

As you grow older, your vision typically becomes less accurate. You may also suffer from nearsightedness or colorblindness from birth. In any of these cases, you can get your vision corrected with ... Read More »

Should I see an optometrist?

No. Differences in pupil size after a traumatic injury is a sign that you will be dead within minutes or hours because of swelling in your brain. If you've lived with this since you were young, t... Read More »

How to Become an Optometrist?

Optometrists diagnose vision problems and prescribe corrective lenses and medications to treat them; they hold doctor of optometry (D.O.) degrees. They differ from ophthalmologists, who can perform... Read More »

Can my optometrist take out my lens and put new ones in?

I am assuming you are talking about changing the glasses to match your eyes, NOT an operation to change your eyes to match the glasses, right?As long as the frames are in good condition & suitable ... Read More »