Diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases and injuries of the eyes and related structures.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Concern for Others * Achievement/Effort * Stress Tolerance * Analytical Thinking * Self Control * Persistence * Cooperation

Representative Tasks * Document or evaluate patients' medical histories. * Perform comprehensive examinations of the visual system to determine the nature or extent of ocular disorders. * Perform, order, or interpret the results of diagnostic or clinical tests.


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Job Family Healthcare Practitioners and Technical

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