Promoting the professional stature of opticianry through educational opportunities, legislative activity, and national communications.
1. A professional in the field of finishing and fitting eyeglass lenses, frames, and contact lenses.
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To assist our members in meeting their CE requirements, the OAW hosts a number of teaching events throughout the calendar year.
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Learn more about what an optician is, as well as the difference between an Optician, Optometrist, and Ophthalmologist.
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