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We found 10 optometrists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver PPO near Newark, OH.

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Specializes in Optometry
1010 North 21st Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Holly Hanbaum specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Newark, OH. Dr. Hanbaum takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
1651 W Main Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Steven Blausey works as an optometrist. Dr. Blausey honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
1955 Newark Granville Road
Granville, OH
 

Dr. Franklin Bickle's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bickle accepts.

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Specializes in Optometry
911 Hebron Road
Heath, OH
 

Dr. Mark Ceneviva works as an optometrist. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
1010 N 21st Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Jack Neely specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Newark, OH. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
114 N Galway Drive
Granville, OH
 

Dr. Nancy Dietz is an optometrist in Granville, OH. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
114 N Galway Drive
Granville, OH
 

Dr. Brett Dietz works as an optometrist. Dr. Dietz takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
771 S 30th Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Robin Rosengarten practices optometry (primary eye care). She has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
1315 N 21st Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Randy Smith works as an optometrist. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
1010 N 21st Street
Newark, OH
 

Dr. Nicholas Perichak's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, 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.