We found 24 optometrists who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Providence, RI.

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Specializes in Optometry
55 Dorrance Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Earle Scharff works as an optometrist. Dr. Scharff honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Sherry L Audycki
Specializes in Optometry
1 Hoppin Street; Coro West 202
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Sherry Audycki is an optometrist. In her practice, Dr. Audycki focuses on contact lenses. She is professionally affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital (RIH). She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Contact Lenses

Specializes in Optometry
1404 Atwood Avenue
Johnston, RI
 

Dr. Michelle Lewis' area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She 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
2728 Pawt Avenue
East Prov, RI
 

Dr. Thomas Antonian's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). Patient ratings for Dr. Antonian average 4.5 stars out of 5. He 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
891 Westminster Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Nicholas Feucht specializes in optometry (primary eye care) and practices in Providence, RI. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Feucht honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
1875 Mineral Spring Avenue; Optometric Providers of Rhode Island, Inc
North Providence, RI
 

Dr. Sherri Blennerhassett is an optometrist in North Providence, RI. Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Blennerhassett honors.

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Specializes in Optometry
1875 Mineral Spring Avenue
North Providence, RI
 

Dr. Brittany Silvia-Hall's specialty is optometry (primary eye care). She takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
1875 Mineral Spring Avenue; Optometric Providers of Rhode Island, Inc
N Providence, RI
 

Dr. Suchita Thakkar's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). She 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
1970 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI
 

Dr. John Corvese specializes in optometry (primary eye care). The average patient rating for Dr. Corvese is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Corvese takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
2728 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI
 

Dr. Lyn-Marie Behmke is an optometrist. The average patient rating for Dr. Behmke is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Behmke takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and more.

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Specializes in Optometry
751 Fall River Avenue; Unit 4
Seekonk, MA
 

Dr. Oscar Ni practices optometry (primary eye care). He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Ni honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Catastrophic, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice.

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Specializes in Optometry
830 Chalkstone Avenue
Providence, RI
 

Dr. John Sellechio's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is professionally affiliated with Providence VA Medical Center. Dr. Sellechio 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
780 North Main Street
Providence, RI
 

Dr. Carl Corrow'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. Corrow takes.

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Specializes in Optometry
121 Broad Street
Pawtucket, RI
 

Dr. David Klibanoff practices optometry (primary eye care). His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. 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
1524 Atwood Ave 240
Johnston, RI
 

Dr. Arthur Corvese's area of specialization is optometry (primary eye care). He is rated highly by his patients. 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
950 Reservoir Avenue
Cranston, RI
 

Dr. Harvey Rappoport is an optometrist. He is rated highly by his patients. He honors 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.
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