eye doctor

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(ˌɒf θəlˈmɒl ə dʒɪst, -θə-, -θæl-, ˌɒp-)

a physician specializing in ophthalmology.
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Noun1.eye doctor - a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eyeeye doctor - a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine
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Of those individuals, 24 percent purchased them without a prescription from a source other than an eye doctor.
For more information, call your eye doctor or see www.
My practice includes a number of diabetic children, who must be checked regularly by an eye doctor as part of their medical regime," she said.
7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles eye doctor, Dr.
By fitting the lens to the shape of an eye, so the lens and eye move together, an eye doctor ensures that the cornea will receive proper oxygen and lubrication from tears.
However, if these lenses are bought without a prescription from an eye doctor, they could lead to serious health issues and potentially damage your eyesight.
If I see fine, do I really need to go to the eye doctor on an annual basis?
McKenna, who missed 56 games last season with an abdominal injury, returned to Los Angeles on Wednesday morning for an examination by team eye doctor Howard Lazerson.
Never use contacts that have not been prescribed by an eye doctor.
Additional findings of the survey show that: -- Almost two-thirds (66 percent) of children under the age of six have never had an eye exam by an eye doctor.
an established leader in dry eye syndrome treatment, answers selected questions submitted each week, which are then published online as part of a new feature, "Ask the Dry Eye Doctor.
pays for all shipping and handling and the eye doctor covers other costs of the program.