Opticians & Optical Goods Suppliers
Opticians design fit and sells lenses and eyeglasses to correct a person's vision. Opticians also design and fit special appliances to correct cosmetic, traumatic or anatomical defects, such as shells or artificial eyes. Opticians manufacture lenses to their own specifications and design and manufacture spectacle frames and other devices. Optical goods include contact lenses, spectacles lenses, low vision aids or ophthalmic prosthetics to those who are partially sighted. Opticians may work in a joint practice, in hospitals, eye care centers or even at retail stores.