What Is an Optometric Technician?

What Is an Optometric Technician?

Optometric technicians (OTs) are skilled eye care professionals that assist an Optometrist, otherwise known as an eye doctor.  If you’re interested in a medical career but would prefer not to spend an extensive amount of time and money on medical school, becoming an...
What Is an Optometric Technician?

Eye Emergencies (Pink or Red Eyes)

Red, Pink, or Sore Eyes? We are ready to look after ALL of your eye care needs in one location. In addition to the services you already rely on us for such as routine eye exams, contact lenses. designer frames and eyeglasses – think of your Optometrist first for:...
What Is an Optometric Technician?

Infantsee

Children’s Visual Development The first year of a child’s life is crucial for the development of their vision. You should monitor their visual changes throughout this first year to ensure healthy eyes and that their vision is developing normally. BIRTH TO 4 MONTHS At...
What Is an Optometric Technician?

Guide to Refractive Errors

A Guide to Refractive Errors and How They Can Affect Your Family Myopia. Hyperopia. Astigmatism. Presbyopia. You may have heard of these terms before, but what do they mean, exactly? More than 153 million people over age 5 suffer from some kind of refractive error....
What Is an Optometric Technician?

Gas Permeable Contact Lenses

Gas-Permeable (GP) or Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) contact lenses are an alternative to soft contact lenses that are made from a hard, oxygen permeable material. GP lenses are currently less popular than soft lenses but offer a number of advantages and are continuing to...