We found 47 optometrists who accept Humana Gold near Miami, FL.

John J Mc Soley
Specializes in Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. John McSoley practices optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Maricarmen Perez Blanco
Specializes in Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Maricarmen Perez Blanco practices optometry (primary eye care) in Miami, FL. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Perez Blanco accepts. For her professional training, Dr. Perez Blanco completed a residency program at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Dr. Perez Blanco has received the distinction of Patient Perception Award for Overall Quality of Care.

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Susanna Tamkins
Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Susanna Tamkins practices pediatric optometry in Miami, FL. The average patient rating for Dr. Tamkins is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Tamkins is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Mark T Dunbar
Specializes in Optometry
900 Nw 17th Street; Box 016960 M851
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Mark Dunbar practices optometry (primary eye care) in Miami, FL. Dr. Dunbar accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Terri P Rose
Specializes in Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Terri Rose's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). For her residency, Dr. Rose trained at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Dr. Rose is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Michelle K Caputo, MD
Specializes in Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Michelle Caputo specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Miami, FL. For her residency, Dr. Caputo trained at Baltimore VA Medical Center. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
7352 Nw 34th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Paul Hew specializes in optometry (primary eye care). He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Natalie Ann Townsend
Specializes in Optometry
900 N.w. 17th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Natalie Townsend specializes in optometry (primary eye care). She completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. Dr. Townsend accepts United Healthcare Navigate, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and BlueOptions, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
7088 W 4th Lane
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Chauntel Da Silva practices optometry (primary eye care). Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Da Silva accepts.

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Specializes in Optometry
7352 Nw 34th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Veronica Carrero works as an optometrist in Miami, FL. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Pediatric Optometry
5372 W 16th Avenue
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Jose Castillo practices pediatric optometry. He is in-network for United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
1097 S Le Jeune Road
Coral Gables, FL
 

Dr. Emilio Balius is an optometrist. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Other, Optometry
8911 S.w. 5th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Arturo Ramos practices optometry (primary eye care) in North Miami, FL and Miami, FL. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
7352 Nw 34th Street
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Galina Dauber specializes in optometry (primary eye care). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dauber honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
3901 N.w. 79th Avenue; Suite 105
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Michael Gordon's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Gordon accepts. His practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Optometry
5952 W 16th Avenue
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Keri Pomella works as an optometrist in Hialeah, FL. Dr. Pomella takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, 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.