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RE: [IP] Eye exam

Gina [mailto:email @ redacted] wrote:

> An optometrist may dialate the eye, but they only look at the front of the
> eye.  An opthamologist will dialate and look at the entire eye (front and
> back).

If "back of the eye" means retina, then this is simply not correct.
Optometrists most certainly examine the retina during a dilated eye exam.
Otherwise there's no reason to dilate the eye.

Jim Handsfield
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