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We found 21 optometrists who accept Blue Choice Gold PPO 020 near Tigard, OR.

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Specializes in Optometry
21887 Sw Sherwood Boulevard; Suite B
Sherwood, OR
 

Dr. Mari Ward's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patients gave Dr. Ward an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ward takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
3710 Sw U.s. Veterans Hospital Road
Portland, OR
 

Dr. James Esposito is an optometrist. Dr. Esposito's professional affiliations include VA Central California Health Care System and VA Portland Health Care System (VAPORHCS) - Main Health Care Center. He is in-network for 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
10225 Sw Hall Boulevard; Suite 101
Tigard, OR
 

Dr. Wayne Gerig works as an optometrist in Tigard, OR. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
9730 Sw Washington Square Road
Tigard, OR
 

Dr. Analicia Czupryk works as an optometrist in Tigard, OR. She 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
9135 Sw Barnes Road; Suite 961
Portland, OR
 

Dr. Cynthia Rimkeit's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Rimkeit takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
11020 Sw Beaverton Hillsdale Highway
Beaverton, OR
 

Dr. Jeffrey Harris is an optometrist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
3710 Sw U.s. Veterans Hospital Road
Portland, OR
 

Dr. Neelam Patadia's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Patadia accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with VA Portland Health Care System (VAPORHCS) - Main Health Care Center.

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Specializes in Optometry
9730 Sw Washington Square Road
Tigard, OR
 

Dr. Carla Avruskin is an optometrist. Dr. Avruskin 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
9499 Sw Washington Square Road
Tigard, OR
 

Dr. Tony Gendvilas' area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He 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
11020 Sw Beaverton Hillsdale Highway
Beaverton, OR
 

Dr. Andrew Aker practices optometry (primary eye care) in Beaverton, OR. Dr. Aker 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
8566 Sw Apple Way
Portland, OR
 

Dr. Erin Follen practices optometry (primary eye care). Dr. Follen takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
5335 Meadows Road; Suite 151
Lake Oswego, OR
 

Dr. Katherine Phillips works as an optometrist in Lake Oswego, OR. Dr. Phillips accepts 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
9500 Sw Washington Square Road
Portland, OR
 

Dr. Robert Beaderstadt is an optometrist in Portland, OR. Dr. Beaderstadt is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
9225 Sw Hall Boulevard
Tigard, OR
 

Dr. Quang Nguyen is an optometrist in Tigard, OR. He 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
3205 Sw Cedar Hills Boulevard; Suite 9
Beaverton, OR
 

Dr. William Erkus' area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
18629 Sw Tv Highway
Aloha, OR
 

Dr. Hansini Prasad's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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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.