Most Missourians receive their primary eye care from their local doctor of optometry. Optometrists practice in most of Missouri’s counties and are readily accessible.
Many people get confused about the differences in eye care providers. This website will help you understand what optometrists are qualified to do and make you a more knowledgeable consumer of eye care.
Some people only think of their optometrist as the doctor to see when they need glasses or contact lenses; primary care of the eye involves much more.