Northwest College

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Did you know the eye is the only place in the body you can clearly see blood vessels in situ without cutting into the tissue? That's why optometrists are often the first to spot high blood pressure, diabetes, potential strokes, brain tumors, etc. They often save lives through routine exams. Yup, a little more to it than just choosing the right contacts.
Potential Careers
  • Optometrist
  • Eye Care Technician
  • Visual Rehabilitation Specialist
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