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UK Opticians (retailers) print that page

In the United Kingdom , businesses that sell prescription spectacles and contact lenses are referred as opticians ', after the profession of that name (see UK Opticians ). Total revenue for opticians in the UK was £2.4 billion in 2006 from the two thirds of British citizens requiring

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Pearle Opticians print that page

The Pearle chain of opticians in Europe has more than 1000 branches in the Netherlands , Belgium , Germany , Austria , Poland , Portugal , Italy , Finland and Estonia . For more than 40 years the company has been selling branded products and products under its own brand name. Its successful

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Boots Opticians print that page

Nottingham, before opening practices in Peterborough, Leeds, Mansfield, Luton and Derby in 1984. Boots Opticians celebrated 25 years of eyecare services in 2008. On 29 January 2009, it was announced [ 1 ] that Boots Opticians were to merge with Dollond & Aitchison , forming a chain of

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Optometry in Singapore print that page

Pre-registered optometrists also have to fill in case logs for submission to the Optometrists & Opticians Board, which consists of having to record down 1750 different cases including 150 cataracts cases, 300 glaucoma cases as well as 500 retinoblastoma cases. Ngee Ann Polytechnic has a

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Optical Express print that page


Optical Express is part of the Optical Express Group, which aside from opticians , also operates in the optical, dental and cosmetic industries under the brand names The Cosmetic Clinic, The Dental Clinic and the Bridgewater Hospital. The group was founded in 1991 with one Optical Express branch

National Health Service (England) print that page


The NHS is both the largest and oldest single-payer healthcare system in the world. It is able to function in the way that it does because it is primarily funded through the general taxation system, similar to how the various fire departments, police departments, and primary schools are also

Optician print that page


a field more formally referred to today as optical engineering . Contents 1 Medical opticians 1.1 Equipment 1.2 Canada 1.2.1 Provincial regulatory organizations Provincial associations 1.3 Ghana 1.4 United Kingdom 1.5 United States 2 Famous opticians

Optometry print that page


ophthalmologists work together in the treatment and management of patients with various eye conditions. Opticians generally dispense corrective eye wear, and in some cases will also construct the corrective eye wear. The scope of practice in optometry varies as it is regulated by each state

Eyeglass prescription print that page


patient which lens is best, computer automated refractor , and through the technique of retinoscopy. Opticians are not eye doctors and, therefore, are not licensed to write an eyeglass prescription. A dispensing optician will take a prescription written by an optometrist or ophthalmologist

Eye care professionals print that page

personnel in ophthalmology. It is often used to refer to specialized personnel (unlike ocularists or opticians ). In many countries these allied personnel may just be known as an "ophthalmic assistant". Their training is usually combined with a two or three year applied science degree and

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