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We found 18 optometrists who accept Blue Choice near Dover, DE.

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Specializes in Optometry
200 Banning Street; Suite 130
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Amanda Brandner specializes in optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Brandner takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Medhat Iskander's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Iskander honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Dennis Mirra's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Laura Castillo works as an optometrist in Dover, DE. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Castillo accepts.

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Specializes in Optometry
833 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Jason Moyer's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Samuel Halpern works as an optometrist in Dover, DE. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Halpern takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. James Boyland works as an optometrist. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
833 South Governors Av
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Kristen Semenick works as an optometrist. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Timothy Westgate is an optometrist. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Westgate honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Bethany Lewallen works as an optometrist in Dover, DE. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lewallen honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Prachi Pathak is an optometrist. Dr. Pathak takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. I. Halpern's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Halpern's average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Matthew Miller specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Dover, DE. Dr. Miller is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Alissa Long is an optometrist. Dr. Long takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Timothy Smith's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Optometry
885 S Governors Avenue
Dover, DE
 

Dr. Troy Raber's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Raber is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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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.