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Your Therapeutic Optometrist treats eye disorders and disease, prescribes medication, and may provide pre and post-op care for laser surgery
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Your Optometric Glaucoma Specialist is a Therapeutic Optometrist licensed to treat glaucoma
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Board Rulesen EspañolThe Texas Optometry Board is a state agency authorized by the Texas Optometry Act to
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regulate the practice of optometry. The Optometry Act requires the Board to carefully screen applicants for an optometry license, insure that optometrists are eligible to renew their license on an annual basis, set fees, and investigate complaints. The Board has adopted rules to explain and enforce state law.
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