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A 29-year-old female asked:

I have visited an optometrist and was told that she suspects my retina and cornea of my right eye are tearing away from one another, and that i will need to see an ophthalmologist. can i get a referral from drconnect? thanks in advance.

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Ask Benefits Person: The person in charge of insurance Benefits at the insurance company or at the employer will know the answer to questions about which doctor needs a referral, and which can write a referral. You have posted on HealthTap's free, public, informational forum for health questions. People post questions from all over the world. We volunteer doctors on HealthTap do not know everyone's referral rules.

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