ophthalmic laboratory technician

ophthalmic laboratory technician

a person who, working from a prescription written by an ophthalmologist or optometrist, cuts, grinds, edges, and finishes lenses and fabricates eyewear.

ophthalmic laboratory technician

A technician who makes eyewear by following ophthalmic prescriptions. The work involves coating, cutting, grinding, polishing, tinting, and ensuring the quality of corrective lenses as well as the preparation and adjustment of eyewear.
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Similarly, ophthalmic laboratory technicians are highly skilled and work in a laboratory setting and may be called technicians.