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Nicholas Onken, O.D.

Pediatric optometry • Myopia control • Contact lenses

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Nicholas Onken, O.D.

School of Optometry



Areas of expertise:

  • Myopia control
  • Contact lenses
  • Binocular vision
  • Pediatric optometry
  • Optometry services for patients with special needs



Nicholas Onken, O.D., is an assistant professor in the UAB School of Optometry who specializes in pediatric optometry with an emphasis on myopia control and vision therapy.


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