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How can optometrists check your specific vision?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology

In brief: Eye chart

Vision care specialists check the vision in the uncorrected eye and the corrected eye by having you read an eye chart with each eye individually.
Ophthalmologists are fully trained in vision and eye disease and surgery and are the preferred specialist to check your overall eye health. Optoms can do glasses and contacts but have limited eye health training.

In brief: Eye chart

Vision care specialists check the vision in the uncorrected eye and the corrected eye by having you read an eye chart with each eye individually.
Ophthalmologists are fully trained in vision and eye disease and surgery and are the preferred specialist to check your overall eye health. Optoms can do glasses and contacts but have limited eye health training.
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