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We found 11 optometrists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Basic 103, a Multi-State Plan near Waco, TX.

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Specializes in Optometry
6001 W Waco Drive; Suite 610
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Melinda Johnson is an optometrist. Patient ratings for Dr. Johnson average 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Johnson honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
1521 North Interstate Highway 35
Bellmead, TX
 

Dr. Carrie Divin is an optometrist in Bellmead, TX. Dr. Divin takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
2301 E Waco Drive
Waco, TX
 

Dr. David Fram works as an optometrist. He has received a 1.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
6001 W Waco Drive; Suite 106
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Paul Puntney is an optometrist. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
533 Westview Village
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Clarence Widmann specializes in optometry (primary eye care). He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
1215 Lake Air Drive
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Spencer Moore specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Waco, TX. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Moore takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
4320 Franklin Avenue
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Hung Nguyen is an optometry (primary eye care) specialist in Waco, TX. Dr. Nguyen 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
6001 W Waco Drive; Suite 300
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Lisa Cantrell practices optometry (primary eye care) in Waco, TX. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cantrell accepts.

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Specializes in Optometry
600 Hewitt Drive
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Travis Loven works as an optometrist in Waco, TX. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold.

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Specializes in Optometry
3713 Franklin Avenue
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Robert Salganik's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). Patient ratings for Dr. Salganik average 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Optometry
5201 Bosque Boulevard; #220
Waco, TX
 

Dr. Long Do's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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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.