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We found 62 optometrists who accept Anthem EPO near Inglewood, CA.

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Specializes in Optometry
8735 La Tijera Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Harold Ashcraft's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ashcraft takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
1142 W Redondo Beach Boulevard
Gardena, CA
 

Dr. Amy Calder's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
3756 Santa Rosalia Drive; Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Carrie Kumabe's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
13161 Mindanao Way; Suite D-6a
Marina Del Rey, CA
 

Dr. Ernest Nankas works as an optometrist. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and L.A. Care Health Plan insurance.

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Specializes in Optometry
3756 Santa Rosalia Drive; Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Eric Gaylord's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gaylord accepts. Dr. Gaylord is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
3916 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Gail Ellias' area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
946 Manhattan Beach Boulevard
Manhattan Beach, CA
 

Dr. Gregg Okada's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Okada accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
15725 Hawthorne Boulevard; Suite 100
Lawndale, CA
 

Dr. Timothy Olinger practices optometry (primary eye care). His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
4125 Sepulveda Boulevard
Culver City, CA
 

Dr. Mercedeh Motameni practices pediatric optometry in Culver City, CA. The average patient rating for Dr. Motameni is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Motameni takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare.

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Specializes in Optometry
946 Manhattan Beach Boulevard
Manhattan Beach, CA
 

Dr. Dale Choi specializes in optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
953 W 85th Street
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Hilary Hawthorne's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She is rated highly by her patients. Dr. Hawthorne accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
8610 S Sepulveda Boulevard; Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Michael Gettis specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Los Angeles, CA. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medicare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gettis honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
1149 S Hill Street; 365
Los Angeles, CA
 

Dr. Cecilia Perez practices optometry (primary eye care) in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Perez is rated highly by her patients. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Perez accepts.

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Specializes in Optometry
1142 W Redondo Beach Boulevard
Gardena, CA
 

Dr. Robert Stahl's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Stahl is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
302 W Grand Avenue; Suite 1
El Segundo, CA
 

Dr. Eileen Bell is an optometrist. Patient ratings for Dr. Bell average 4.0 stars out of 5. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medicare, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
2130 Redondo Beach Boulevard; Suite G
Torrance, CA
 

Dr. Paul Hirano practices optometry (primary eye care) in Torrance, CA. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Optometry?

Optometry is primary care for vision, dealing with vision correction and certain diseases of the eye. Optometrists are the medical providers who prescribe glasses and contact lenses, and they are usually the ones who perform annual eye exams.

Optometrists attend four years of graduate school after college to study the health, function, and care of the eye before they become licensed. They are not medical doctors, unlike ophthalmologists, so they cannot perform surgery. However, optometrists can diagnose diseases of the eye and prescribe vision therapy, medications, and vision correction, such as glasses.

Some common conditions that may be seen by an optometrist include:
  • Refractive disorders, such as myopia and astigmatism, which require lenses to correct the vision
  • Glaucoma, a condition where increased pressure within the eye leads to damage to the optic nerve, the nerve that carries light images from the eye to the brain
  • Dry eye, where there are insufficient tears to lubricate the eye
  • Common infections of the eye, such as conjunctivitis

An optometry exam involves checking the patient’s vision as well as the eye itself and the tissues surrounding the eye. Optometrists may check the pressure of the eye or test to see how well the eyes focus and move. They may ask about any problems, discomfort, or concerns the patient has experienced related to their eyes.

Optometrists are the first stop for most people who need a medical provider to care for their vision health.