Optometrists diagnose vision problems and eye diseases, prescribe eyeglasses and contact lenses, and treat eye disorders and injuries. Although they do not perform eye surgery, they can care for patients before and after surgery.
Optometry (eye services)
Eye care services
Eye health information with 3D eye online
Clinics: Eye services
First published: 05/18/2006
Last updated: 07/30/2009
Reviewed by: Steven Bergeson, MD, medical director of quality, Allina Medical Clinic