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Optometrist

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

An optometrist, also referred to as a doctor of optometry (OD), is a professional who provides primary eye care to the community. Optometrists examine patients’ eyes to ensure proper eye health.

By checking for and diagnosing eye diseases and vision problems such as ...

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