Standard Occupational Classification

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29-1041 Optometrists

Diagnose, manage, and treat conditions and diseases of the human eye and visual system. Examine eyes and visual system, diagnose problems or impairments, prescribe corrective lenses, and provide treatment. May prescribe therapeutic drugs to treat specific eye conditions.

Optometrists (broad occupation)

Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners (minor group)

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Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009

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