The job outlook is very good for optometrist in Ontario because job openings will increase in the near future and retirements will lead to many new positions
Communication and speaking skills, information handling, decision making skills, interpersonal skills. They be able to work with technological equipment and machinery.
Optometrists examine patients eyes and based off of the results they diagnose and treat patients. They treat visual problems, manage diseases, injuries, and other disorders of the eye. Optometrists prescribe eyeglasses and contact lenses when needed.
Most optometrists provide specialized care in groups with other optometrists or physicians. Some own their practices and spend their time on general business activities. Others work in doctors offices, retail stores and outpatient clinics.
Secondary school, 3 years of university undergrad in math and science, and 4 year university program in optometry.
The salary range for optometrists in Ontario is $41,510 - $190,992.
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