When it comes to caring for your eyes, Atlantic Health System has opthalmologists and optometrists on staff. They specialize in diagnosing and treating eye-related conditions for pediatrics and adults.
What is the difference between an ophthalmologist and optometrist?
An ophthalmologist is a medical doctor who specializes in the treatment of diagnosing and treating eye-related conditions. An optometrist is an eye doctor who performs eye exam, treats certain eye diseases, find abnormalities
in the eye, and writes prescriptions for glasses and contact lenses.
Eye specialists on staff include: