What does an optometrist do?

Answer

Answers provided for informational purposes only – not intended as professional advice on any particular situation. Thryv, Inc disclaims all liability for Answers.

All Answers (3)

YA

YP Answers

Optometrists provide basic vision care, as well as diagnose and treat vision changes. These professionals perform vision tests and eye exams, prescribe glasses and other lenses used for vision correction, and medication for specific optical diseases....Read More

Anonymous

My optometrist performs an eye exam for contacts on me every year. He tests my vision, sometimes dilates my eyes to check for injuries and other conditions and prescribes my contact lenses or the lenses for my glasses when necessary. ...Read More

Anonymous

An optometrist is an eye doctor who has earned an OD (Doctor of Optometry) degree. They examine the eyes for vision and overall health problems, and correct vision problems by prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses. ...Read More