We found 12 optometrists who accept Blue Advantage Gold HMO 101 near Waterbury, CT.

Showing 1-12 of 12
Selecting one of the sort options will cause this page to reload and list providers by the selected sort order.

Specializes in Optometry
108 Church Street; Suite 2
Naugatuck, CT
 

Dr. Steven Ulc works as an optometrist. Dr. Ulc's patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more
Lawrence N Kline
Specializes in Optometry
60 Waterbury Road
Prospect, CT
 

Dr. Lawrence Kline's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Kline honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
87 Grandview Avenue
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Kelly Nguyen specializes in optometry (primary eye care). She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with VA Connecticut Healthcare System.

Read more
Catherine M Gelinas
Specializes in Optometry
60 Waterbury Road
Prospect, CT
 

Dr. Catherine Gelinas' specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
997 Main Street
Watertown, CT
 

Dr. James Lefevre's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
464 Wolcott Road
Wolcott, CT
 

Dr. Robert Connors specializes in optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Connors is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
625 Wolcott Street
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. John Pulaski works as an optometrist in Waterbury, CT. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Pulaski is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
604 Lakewood Road
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Shannon Mulligan's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Mulligan honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
87 Grandview Avenue
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Eugene Fei practices optometry (primary eye care). He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
C/o Walmart Vision Center; C/o Walmart Vision Center
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Barbara Kuznesof works as an optometrist in Waterbury, CT. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
481 Wolcott Street
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Domenico Trocchi's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

Read more

Specializes in Optometry
910 Wolcott Street
Waterbury, CT
 

Dr. Kimberly Owens practices optometry (primary eye care). She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Online Communication

Practice Affiliation

Credentials

Optometry School

Years Since Graduation

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.
Selecting a checkbox option will refresh the page.