#OptometristsAreDoctors, They Said

How do you view the medical profession so far? spectacular? cool? extraordinary? Or do you have your own different view? People change their lives each and every day to earn a living and survive in this world. Everyone strives to achieve the success they want. Well, the profession of Optometrists seems to have an objection to the awareness that other people have of their profession. These are some Twibbonize frames express the Optometrist profession, emerged, and quickly received thousands of support. Check out the campaigns being carried out below;

Optometrists are Eye Doctors

by Sandra OD

Link: https://twb.nz/eyedoctor

According to the description of this Twibbonize frame, the frame is made to raise awareness on the scope of work and expertise of Optometrist. Once this Twibbonize Frame has released, almost 2 thousand supporters quickly obtained by this Twibbonize frame. Regardless of whether this frame has reached the target of the campaign held to increase awareness of Optometrist, this frame is an interesting campaign one that shared in Twibbonize.

Frame for OAP members and Optometrists

by OAP Secretariat

Link: https://twb.nz/oapsecretariat2021

With a similar purpose this Twibbonize frame was created. “This campaign is in response to the call of our members and colleagues. to promote awareness for our profession OPTOMETRY. #DoctorOfOptometry #OptometristAtWork #OptometristsAreDoctors” described this frame. Hundreds of supporters have used this frame to be shared on social media.

Optometrist In Action

by Sandra OD

Link: https://twb.nz/imanoptometrist

This campaign also aims to raise awareness of the scope of work and expertise of Doctors of Optometry. More than a thousand people who are working in the field of optometry use this Twibbonize frame to support the achievement of that goal.

DOCTOR of OPTOMETRY

By Jenn Viñola

Link: https://twb.nz/centralinooptostudent

Another one Twibbonize frame from Manila Central University. The Optometry Student Council of this university seeks to promote and protect the interest and welfare of Optometry students and initiates and supports meaningful projects consistent with its goals. Through this Twibbonize frame, now more than one hundred Centralino student of optometry study has joined this campaign using the hashtag #ProudCentralinoStudent.

Quoted from Medical Eye Center’s web site, an optometrist received a doctor of optometry (OD) degree, but they are not a medical doctor. Optometrists are eye care professionals who provide primary vision care ranging from sight testing and correction to the diagnosis, treat injuries and disease, administer visual rehabilitation and therapy and management of vision changes. Optometrist has an important role in providing eye care with a certain levels of training and expertise.

According to optometriceducation.org, Optometrists completing four years of optometry school to get the degree, preceded by at least three years of college, then licensed to practice optometry which primarily involves performing eye exams and vision tests, prescribing and dispensing corrective lenses, detecting certain eye abnormalities and prescribing medications for certain eye diseases.

To support this campaign, you have to know the story behind being an optometrist. One key point for the Optometrists is the satisfaction of knowing that they did made someone’s life better and help bring smiles each day by open people’s eyes to see to the small beauties of the world. Optometrists should proud to be an Optometrist. So do you… You should proud to be you, whatever your profession is. Look at your struggle back then to reach your position now, appreciate and respect others who have done their best for good.