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Employers of Optometry majors in IN

Optometrists

Optometrists examine the eyes and other parts of the visual system. They also diagnose and treat visual problems and manage diseases, injuries, and other disorders of the eyes. They prescribe eyeglasses or contact lenses as needed. They diagnose, manage, and treat conditions and diseases of the human eye and visual system. Examine eyes and visual system, diagnose problems or impairments, prescribe corrective lenses, and provide treatment. May prescribe therapeutic drugs to treat specific eye conditions. Most optometrists work in stand-alone offices of optometry. Optometrists may also work in doctors’ offices and optical goods stores, and some are self-employed. Most work full time, and some work evenings and weekends to accommodate patients’ needs. Optometrists must complete a Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree program and obtain a license to practice in a particular state. O.D. programs take 4 years to complete, and most students have a bachelor’s degree before entering such a program. The median annual wage for optometrists was $110,300 in May 2017. Employment of optometrists is projected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Because vision problems tend to occur more frequently later in life, an aging population will lead to demand for more optometrists.

Opticians, Dispensing

Opticians help fit eyeglasses and contact lenses, following prescriptions from ophthalmologists and optometrists. They also help customers decide which eyeglass frames or contact lenses to buy. About half of opticians worked in offices of optometrists or offices of physicians in 2016. Other opticians worked in stores that sell eyeglasses, contact lenses, visual aids, and other optical goods. These stores may be stand-alone businesses or parts of larger retail establishments, such as department stores. Opticians typically have a high school diploma or equivalent and some form of on-the-job training. Some opticians enter the occupation with an associate’s degree or a certificate from a community college or technical school. About half of the states require opticians to be licensed. The median annual wage for opticians was $36,250 in May 2017. Employment of opticians is projected to grow 15 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. An aging population and increasing rates of chronic disease are expected to lead to greater demand for corrective eyewear.

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Company City State
Trustees of Indiana University
Opthalmology Department
Ossip Optometry
Anderson Vision Care
Eye Specialists of Indiana
Eye Specialit of Indiana
Ft. Wayne Eye Ctr
J Rex Parent MD
Northwest Indiana Eye Associates, P.C.
Lewyckyj Tglia Flton Eye Clnic
Midwest Eye Consultants, P.C.
Midwest Eye Consultants 05
Midwest Eye Consultants, P.C.
Clayton T Cashen O D
Nova Optical
Dr. Bizer's Visionworld
Dr. Bizer's Valuvision
Norman Eyecare Ltd.
United Seating and Mobility, LLC
Vision Service Corporation
Eye-Mart
Hendrix Optometric Corporation
Eyeworks
Buzard Eye Institute Inc
Gailmard Optometric Associates Inc
Gailmard Eye & Laser Center
Alan Lenig Od Inc
Luxottica Retail North America Inc.
Sears Optical
Wabash Valley Eye Center Inc
Occular Management
Trustees of Indiana University
Optometry Clinic
Kintner & Schearer
James L Short Od
Optometric Associates of South Bend Inc
Weidow, Ricky L Od
Midwest Eye Consultants, P.C.
Garner & Trump Eyecare
Eye Care Associates
Morton, Tom L Od
Darren L Minnich Od
Preferred Eye Care, LLC
Lehr, Eric & Associates Od, PC
Eye Care Wellington PC
Insight Eyewear
Ferchette Eye Center
Dr Thomas Smith Optometry Inc
Brownsburg Family Eyecare
Barrett Eye Care Indianapolis, LLC
Wabash Valley Eye Center Inc
The Barnes'
Garret Family Eye Care
Robinson Eye Care
Advanced Vision Associates, Llc.
Eye Sight Optical
Surgi-Care of Jeffersonville Inc
John-Kenyon Surgery Center
Eye Care Associates of Bluffton
Eyecare Associates
Zionsville Eye Care
Bear and Kirkpatrick Od
Kirkpatrick Eye Care
C A Brizius Od PC
Brizius & Emory
Indiana Vision Improvement Center PC
E S T., Inc
Madison Vision Clinic
Expert Eyecare PC
Bruce R Smith Od PC
Smith, Bruce R Od
C E Shearer Od
Robert W Moses Od Professional Corporation
Moses Eye Care Centers
Vision Point
Macha Family Eye Care P C
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