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Opthalmic vs Optometric Assistant

optometry97

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  1. Pre-Optometry
I think that schools will appreciate the experience, but at a lot of my interviews I was often asked about my experiences in different scopes of optometry. So I’d say if you get the job as an ophthalmic tech I would still shadow Optometry practices, and get my letter of rec from an OD.
 
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