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What's the Difference Between an Ophthalmologist and an Optometrist?
Question: What's the difference between an ophthalmologist and an optometrist?
Answer from: Dr. Linda Chous, O.D., eye care expert
You can get a comprehensive eye exam from an ophthalmologist or an optometrist. If you need more advanced treatment, an optometrist may refer you to an ophthalmologist.
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