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Dr. TerrorEyes

Updated 3 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your optometrist career? - 142 Replies

[QUOTE who="NOVAOpto in Fort Lauderdale, Florida"]Oh my god I am scared now. I am originally from Cali... and want to move back there after I finish...

Manitoba OD in Manitoba

Updated 8 months ago

UK optometrist who wants to move and practice in Canada - 1 Reply

This topic is for UK Optoms wanting to move and practice in Canada. I am a Canadian Citizen currently studying optometry in the UK, with the...

Cindy Stackhouse in Columbus, Ohio

OD recruiting

Can anyone share tips on how to successfully recruit for optometrist in remote locations? Is there any websites that have worked well for you? I...

X in Blaxland, Australia

Updated 14 months ago


i have been worked as optometrist in the philippines for almost 10 years,now im here in canada and i want to practice my profession as optometrist,do...

mpv in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 16 months ago

What are typical optometrist salaries? - 52 Replies

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

Optometrist Position in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 21 months ago

New Laws for Optometry in British Columbia. - 1 Reply

Coastal Contacts, a mail order company that has been selling contacts without prescription, has engineered a bill that will eliminate the need for a...

talk2kcbaby@*****.*** in Nigeria

optometry residency

Am an optometrist currently in nigeria want to further for my residency in Canada or Australia. I need link or help to that. Thank you

dr.ghada in Kuwait, Kuwait

optician in canada

I am an ophthalmologist graduated from syria and have passed the ICO exams . Is it possible to find a job as optician in canada?? Or entering...

gian in Guelph, Ontario

Foreign University Graduate changing careers to Optometry

Hello. I am a pharmacy university graduate from my home country and want to pursue Optometry in Canada. I would like to know if my pre-requisites or...

Alan J. Gorman, OD in Shreveport, Louisiana

Updated 56 months ago

Are optometrist job opportunities growing or declining? - 15 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most optometrist...

Eyeguy in Vancouver, British Columbia

Updated 63 months ago

I'm a senior looking into optometry and I have some questions. - 1 Reply

Do optometrists have to learn and use Medical Terminology? Also, how do you guys think that the market/demand for optometrists will be by the time I...

NYC opto in New york, New York

Updated 63 months ago

Which website do most optometrist go when look for jobs? - 2 Replies

Which website do most optometrist go when look for jobs?

NYC opto in New york, New York

Updated 63 months ago

Pre-Optometry programs - 1 Reply

Hi, I am an upcoming high school junior. I am currently very interested in optometry, but after reading things online, I am beginning to have doubts....

purba in Mumbai, India

scope of optometrist in ny from india

Hi,I hv done bachelor degree in optometry & vision science from india(kolkata).now im 2 yrs experienced,working in an opticals in Mumbai.I want to go...

Pharane in Wynberg, South Africa

Updated 92 months ago

Optometry and Job Satisfaction - 1 Reply

I'm 19 and going for my 4 year degree, and am very interested in a career as an optometrist. I wanted to see what optometrists have to say about the...

Johnathan in Fort Wayne, Indiana


Can you describe a typical day on the job?

Girlie in Manila, Philippines

how to apply as assistant optometrist in Canada?

I am an Optometrist here in the Philippines. I have my own optical clinic in our province. I would like to apply as an Assistant Optometrist in...

Alan in Nashville, Tennessee

Becoming an Optometrist: Does it matter what you major in?

I've recently been looking into becoming an optometrist (though reading some of the previous forums about the job I am a little scared). I'm 19...

DRB in Lomita, California

Updated 97 months ago

Optometry in California? - 1 Reply

Hello! I'm a high school student and I'm researching Optometry as a career choice for a paper. I was wondering if there are any optometrists who...

reply in Conroe, Texas

Updated 99 months ago

Tips for optometrist interviews. - 2 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming optometrist interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?


Updated 105 months ago

Looking for Optometrist O.D. to work in a Traverse City, Michigan - 2 Replies

We are looking for an Optometrist to work in our office in Traverse City, Michigan two days a week.


Updated 108 months ago

i need an interview from a optometrist before april 2!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 3 Replies

hello my name is natasha and im in the 8th grade. For my ela project we are supposed to get an interview from the preson we want to be when we grow...

sng in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 112 months ago

Need Some Help - 8 Replies

Hello, I am a 12-year old boy with VERY severe farsightedness. My right eye is -9.00 diopters (not sure if that is the correct unit) and my left...


Updated 113 months ago

can i do optometery as my master's degree after my fist degree in a different field - 1 Reply

i want to know if i can persue my masters in optometery after my first degree in a different field like BSc. Agriculture. i need help i am confused


Updated 115 months ago

Great Opportunity in Central California - 4 Replies

Turlock, CA Location inside Wal-Mart seeks MOTIVATED Optometrist. Great Walk-In Potiential. Established Patient Base.

EyeDoc22 in Irving, Texas

Great Optometry Job Site

Found this great optometry job posting site, in case you're looking for a job: eyerecruitjobs.com

jolin in San Francisco, California

new graduated optometrist works volunterily in CA

I am a friendly new graduated, not yet licensed optometrist seeking for an externship in Santa Cruz/San Jose area, CA. I will work volunterily and no...

Nana Akua in Ghana

I am an optometrist and needs a part time job

I am an optometrist who needs a part time job in Sunyani or Kumasi since i would be doing my internship in Sunyani or Kumasi.Please contact me if...

h in Mercer Island, Washington

I'm considering applying to Optometry, is it growing or declining in WA state/the US

So I am a biology major, I was shooting for a doctorate in physical therapy, but I really would like to be an optometrist instead, I've always been...

rbkkkk in Stratford, Ontario

Updated 117 months ago

Getting an optometrist job. - 1 Reply

How did you get your start doing optometrist work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

Mrs Sonia Rai in Morris Plains, New Jersey

Updated 117 months ago

Optometrist needed in Chicago close to downtown area - 3 Replies

I have one position open for an optometrist...full time or part time...flexible hours....salary negotiable and base on experience....If interested...

senthinadhan in Madras, India

Updated 118 months ago

jobs in www.uscareerbank.com - 1 Reply

USCareerBank.com is a leading job search website where the user can Browse our list of employment opportunities to find the job they are looking for....

Optician in Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 118 months ago

Starting out in the optical field - 1 Reply

I'm 42 years old and I am looking to change careers and become an Optician. There I no schools close that offer an Optical program. Any advice on...

connie in La Grange, Illinois

what kind of O.D. license needed in order to accept vision insurances.....

Does optometrist need special license in order to take vision insurances for a practice?....I heard they need to work at a practice for a certain...

cleve in Santa Barbara, California

Updated 127 months ago

Top optometrist skills needed to get the job. - 1 Reply

What are the top 3 traits or skills every optometrist must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your optometrist expertise?

bryce jones in Miami, Florida


Should I be paying for my own tech? Looking at a couple of jobs. Boutique type opticals, not big chain stores like I have worked at in the past....

LEVY in Saint Albert, Alberta


i don't know how can i work here as optometrist,do i need to go to a school to upgrade my profession?

Margaret Fong in San Francisco, California

Need A Job

I need A job and Im 12yearolds.


What are the best optometrist qualifications and training to get ahead?

What is the best training for becoming an optometrist? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

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