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The eye care industry is primarily concerned with the preservation of ocular health and correction of eye problems that can decrease vision capacity. Within the eye care industry are practitioners that have a doctoral degree in optometry and/or ophthalmology. Eye care establishments are chiefly engaged in providing eye examinations to discern the acuity of vision or other visual complications, in addition to providing prescriptions for glasses and lenses, as well as retailing these products. Doctors within the ocular field may practice privately, in group practices, or through a facility.

In eye care there are several specialties: optometrists, opticians, and ophthalmologists. Optometrist execute general eye exams, which often leads to prescriptions for glasses or contacts, and may also attend to some basic eye conditions. Opticians typically manufacture and retail corrective lenses in a variety of locations based upon the prescription written by an optometrist or ophthalmologist. Overall eye care is the specialty of an ophthalmologist. Laser surgery is also on the rise for those who can afford it, and often can eliminate the need glasses or contacts.

In the eye care industry, demand is affected by changing health care practices, fashion trends for eye wear, and demographics. The profits of an optometrist practice vary depending on factors such as whether or not it sells eye wear in addition to providing eye examinations.

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Eye Care Industry Research & Market Reports

  • Eye Care Market Trends in China

    ... manufacturing capabilities and rising consumer consumptions in China have transformed China’s society and economy. China is one of the world’s major producers for industrial and consumer products. Far outpacing other economies in the world, China ... Read More

  • Contact Lense Market Trends in China

    ... manufacturing capabilities and rising consumer consumptions in China have transformed China’s society and economy. China is one of the world’s major producers for industrial and consumer products. Far outpacing other economies in the world, China ... Read More

  • Consumer Goods & Retailing: Global Optical Retailers

    ... employees figures, address details and management information. Annual figures officially published by the retailers themselves is included in turnover. 2 sources provide reliable data we use these to make estimates, when official figures are not ... Read More

  • Eyeglasses Market by Distribution Channel and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2020-2024

    ... America, South America, and MEA. In 2019, the offline segment had a significant market share, and this trend is expected to continue over the forecast period. Factors such as better pricing and assortment strategies will ... Read More

  • Global Sports Sunglasses Market - Growth, Trends and Forecast (2019 - 2024)

    ... million by 2024, at an estimated CAGR of 3.53%, during the forecast period, 2019-2024. There are certain key factors driving the market studied, such as a rise in consumers’ disposable incomes, owing to which they ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Spain

    ... from some form of eyesight problem, with presbyopia having the highest prevalence. Presbyopia is clearly linked to ageing and the Spanish population is one of the oldest in the world. The Spanish population will continue ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Malaysia

    ... launched innovative standard eye care products in the form of eye drops that can be applied while the user is wearing contact lenses. Optive Fusion UD has introduced eye drops in single-use vial format packaging ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Thailand

    ... period. With the ageing of the Thai population will come an increase in age-related eye diseases and ailments, including dry, itchy, irritated or inflamed eyes. Many of these older consumers will therefore opt to use ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Israel

    ... result, thus driving growth of dry eye drops. In other categories, such as analgesics or digestive remedies, consumers approach a health specialist when suffering from a problem incessantly or over a long period of time. ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Denmark

    ... allergy eye care. However, the length and intensity of the annual pollen season tends to fluctuate from year to year, and with the weather in Denmark notoriously difficult to predict, it can be difficult for ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Slovakia

    ... in front of computers, televisions and mobile phones. While standard eye care benefited the most from this trend, overall eye care sales remain relatively limited. Weak promotion and product innovation, as well as limited availability, ... Read More

  • Eye Care in South Korea

    ... is getting worse each year. It is no longer a short seasonal issue in the spring. Severe levels of fine dust can now be seen at any time of the year. Poor air quality encourages ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Saudi Arabia

    ... due to the introduction of VAT on most products in the country over 2017-2018 leading to higher living costs which meant that many Saudis became increasing price sensitive. Euromonitor International's Eye Care in Saudi Arabia ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Romania

    ... of eye problems linked to people using consumer electronics devices more often and for longer periods of time. Tired and strained eyes are becoming more common, especially among younger people who use their laptops, tablets ... Read More

  • Eye Care in France

    ... in standard eye care. A traditional eyewash is usually priced at EUR3-4, while a medical device is sold for EUR10-12, which offers good margins for players selling these products. Euromonitor International's Eye Care in France ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Mexico

    ... forecast period. Demand for allergy eye care products will continue to be bolstered by rising levels of air pollution in urban areas in Mexico. Air pollution, which can cause eye irritation, itching and blurry vision, ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Morocco

    ... retailing has a modest share and some ophthalmologists offer free samples to their patients. While some eye products are performing better than others, for example allergy eye care was slightly more dynamic than standard eye ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Peru

    ... Ophthalmology (INO) dealing with this problem. Dry eye is an inflammatory condition that can sometimes be difficult to identify by the patient because their symptoms are easily confused with other visual health problems. It is ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Singapore

    ... Air conditioning is also gaining more of a presence in places of residence, although lower-income families are more likely to rely on other means of keeping cooler due to the elevated price of electricity. While ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Spain

    ... from some form of eyesight problem, with presbyopia having the highest prevalence. Presbyopia is clearly linked to ageing and the Spanish population is one of the oldest in the world. The Spanish population will continue ... Read More

  • Eye Care in the United Arab Emirates

    ... from smartphones, tablets, television screens and bright advertising screens in and around shopping centres, to schools where students and teachers have to use iPads for school assignments from a young age and working adults who ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Denmark

    ... allergy eye care. However, the length and intensity of the annual pollen season tends to fluctuate from year to year, and with the weather in Denmark notoriously difficult to predict, it can be difficult for ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Greece

    ... carried waves of dust from the African continent across the Mediterranean, with this impacting Greece as well. The dust clouds not only affect breathing but can also cause eye dryness and irritation. The phenomenon was ... Read More

  • Eye Care in Nigeria

    ... and smoke emitted from vehicles and industry has had a detrimental effect on the eyes and eye care products are purchased to return eyes to their normal state. The increase in urban populations has led ... Read More

  • Eye Care in the Philippines

    ... media management platform Hootsuite and digital marketing agency We Are Social, Filipinos spent an average of 10 hours and two minutes a day online in 2018. Extended use of gadgets with screens such as computers ... Read More

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