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  • By: Nakul Shekhawat
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor who specializes in diseases and treatments of the visual system. Ophthalmologists often work closely with optometrists and usually provide diagnosis and treatment for more serious eye diseases and disorders such as glaucoma, diabetic ...

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