An Ophthalmologist is a medical doctor specialising in the comprehensive care of the eyes, offering diagnosis and treatment for all eye conditions, performing surgeries, and prescribing corrective lenses, including eyeglasses and contact lenses, to address vision impairments.

Beyond clinical practice, many ophthalmologists contribute to the advancement of the field through scientific research, exploring the underlying causes of eye diseases and developing innovative cures for various vision disorders.

This dual role underscores the ophthalmologist's commitment to improving eye health and vision care, leveraging both clinical expertise and research insights to enhance patient outcomes.

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