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DAVID GRANT USAF MEDICAL CENTER - OPTOMETRY CLINIC

TRICARE benefits cover things like maternity and behavioral health, but don't forget about vision. Vision care is a covered benefit that varies by plans and ages of the recipient. For information, go to www.tricare.mil>mybenefit>home>Vision  (Courtesy graphic)

TRICARE benefits cover things like maternity and behavioral health, but don't forget about vision. Vision care is a covered benefit that varies by plans and ages of the recipient. For information, go to www.tricare.mil>mybenefit>home>Vision (Courtesy graphic)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a noncontact tonometry test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. This procedure is an important test in the evaluation of patients at risk from glaucoma. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a noncontact tonometry test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. This procedure is an important test in the evaluation of patients at risk from glaucoma. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a noncontact tonometry test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. This test is used to check for glaucoma, an eye disease that can cause blindness by damaging the nerve in the back of the eye. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a noncontact tonometry test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. This test is used to check for glaucoma, an eye disease that can cause blindness by damaging the nerve in the back of the eye. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a visual field test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. Visual field testing is most frequently used to detect any signs of glaucoma damage to the optic nerve. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

Airman 1st Class Ikeem Taylor, ophthalmic technician, performs a visual field test Jan. 26 at the David Grant USAF Medical Center Optometry Clinic. Visual field testing is most frequently used to detect any signs of glaucoma damage to the optic nerve. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

An image taken of the optic nerve is used as a screening tool in the clinic to get a fast overview of any pathological alterations in the retinal layers. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)

An image taken of the optic nerve is used as a screening tool in the clinic to get a fast overview of any pathological alterations in the retinal layers. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Liliana Moreno)


DGMC's Optometry Clinic is comprised of dedicated and compassionate professionals who specialize in providing high quality, primary and urgent eye care services ensuring wartime readiness and sustaining combat capability in support of the aerospace medicine mission. Our staff consists of the following:

- Three Staff Optometrists
- Five Optometry Technicians

Our team provides state-of-the-art eye healthcare with comprehensive ocular and visual evaluations.  Clinical optometry services including; diagnosis, management and treatment of eye injuries, eye diseases and related systemic medical care for patients ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics.

DGMC's Optometry Clinic is active in resident education, providing clinical instruction for fourth year Optometry students from five world-class colleges of Optometry to include;
Pacific University College of Optometry, Marshall B. Ketchum University College of Optometry, State University of New York, College of Optometry, Illinois College of Optometry, and the University of California, Berkeley College of Optometry.

Our Services:
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Spectacle Prescriptions & Contact Lens Prescription Renewals
Frame of Choice Program (Active Duty Only)
Standard Frame Selection for Retirees
Corneal Refractive Surgery Program
Aircrew Contact Lens Program
Diabetic Eye Screening
Glaucoma Screening
Flight Line Driver's License Screening
Color Vision Screening
DoDMERB and Flight Physicals
PHA Support

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