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Dr. Gary Best, OD

Optometry ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Best

Dr. Gary Best, OD is an optometrist in Salem, VA. He specializes in optometry.

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(540) 389-0731

Dr. Best accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Best's conditions and procedures:

  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyeglasses
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Keratoconus
  • Nearsightedness
  • Presbyopia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Everyone who comes into my office is treated with the same respect. Time is given to explain the necessary procedures that are needed to give you the best possible care that I can provide. Questions that you may have will be answered and explained. We know that you have lots of choices and we appreciate all the patients who walk through our door.


  • Optometry


Indiana University / Bloomington / School Of Optometry
Undergraduate School
Indiana University / School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School

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What People Say About Dr. Gary Best, OD
I was treated with no dignity or respect. While performing an eye exam Dr.Best made the comment that he didn't understand how I couldn't read the chart. He may me feel like I was lying to him that I couldn't see it. Why would I do that? I went to him in August for new contacts and he has not...Read More
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Very unprofesssional, rude, uncaring, feels like you are intruding on his time. While rechecking my eyes he made a comment he didn't see how I could see the chart one way but then could not see it another way. I felt like he was basically saying I was lying. I would not recommend dr. Best to...Read More
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