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Dispensing Opticians

On the Job


Dispensing Opticians measure, fit, and adapt lenses for patients. They help clients insert and use contact lenses. They also help clients choose eyeglass frames.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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