Clarity About Your Vision Benefits
Here’s a general overview of the differences between an optometrist and an ophthalmologist and when to visit each of them.
Optometrists examines eyes and treats and diagnoses eye problems.
Ophthalmologists treat and prevent medical disorders of the eye, including surgery.
For information about covered medical screenings and exams, see your Evidence of Coverage booklet or go to your Member Portal at Member.BayCarePlus.org.
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