An ophthalmologist is a trained doctor, licensed to determine the state of health of the eyes, prescribe medication for infections and eye ailments. However, his or her primary function is the medical or surgical treatment of eye disease.
An optician is a trained person, licensed to make or sell eyeglasses and, usually, contact lenses, in strict accordance with the prescriptions of optometrists and ophthalmologists.
Dr. Glasser is one of D.C.’s best optometrists and an expert on computer vision.
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