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What does DO stand for?

DO stands for Dispensing Optician

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His career included memberships to the Opticians Association of America, American Board of Opticianry, Refracting Opticians of America, Opticians Association of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Association of Registered Dispensing Opticians, National Contact Lens Association, New England Contact Lens Society, Leominster Sportsmen's Club, and the Massachusetts Trappers Association.
A test advertising campaign promoting the skills of dispensing opticians to the general public has been launched by ABDO.
The board said that under the dispensing optician law, only medical doctors or optometrists can prescribe or sell contact lenses.
When an ophthalmic optician and a dispensing optician work in partnership, it is generally the dispensing optician who looks after the management of the practice.
For instance, there are 10,000 qualified optometrists and 5,000 dispensing opticians in Britain and not one in a country like Ethiopia, which has the same size population of 60 million.