Fields of Study

Eye care is divided into four critical areas:

Vision science - the study of the visual system to better understand how vision, visual perception, and visual processing occurs

Optician - fit and in some countries prescribe glasses and contact lenses

Optometry - prescribe glasses and contact lenses and can provide health exams and treatment for the eye and visual system

Ophthalmology - prescribe glasses and contact lenses and can provide health exams and treatment for the eye and visual system as well as surgical intervention for the eye and surrounding areas

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