Welcome to the Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board of Nigeria. The Board was first inaugurated by Honourable Minister of Health, Prof. Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, on 16th of October, 1992.
Optometrists are licensed to diagnose and treat diseases of the eye through topical, diagnostic, and therapeutic drugs
An optician, or dispensing optician, is a technical practitioner who designs, fits and dispenses corrective lenses for the correction of a person's vision following prescriptions from the optometrists
The Optometrist and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board of Nigeria (ODORBN) is the body statutorily empowered by an Act of Parliament (cap 09 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004, formerly known as Decree No. 34 of December, 1989) to regulate the practice of the professions of Optometry and dispensing Opticianry In Nigeria
- Prof. Ebele Uzodike (Registrar/CEO)