NAICS 5 Digit Industry 62132

Industry 62132

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 62132 – Offices of Optometrists

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 62132: See industry description for NAICS 621320 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 621320: This industry comprises establishments of health practitioners having the degree of O.D. (Doctor of Optometry) primarily engaged in the independent practice of optometry. These practitioners examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases and disorders of the visual system, the eye and associated structures as well as diagnose related systemic conditions. Offices of optometrists prescribe and/or provide eyeglasses, contact lenses, low vision aids, and vision therapy. They operate private or group practices in their own offices (e.g., centers, clinics) or in the facilities of others, such as hospitals or HMO medical centers, and may also provide the same services as opticians, such as selling and fitting prescription eyeglasses and contact lenses.

Cross-References for Industry 62132

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 62132. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Offices of opticians primarily engaged in selling and fitting prescription eyeglasses and contact lenses are classified in Industry NAICS 446130, Optical Goods Stores; and
  • Offices of physicians primarily engaged in the independent practice of ophthalmology are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 621111, Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists).

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 62132

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 62132. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Doctors of optometry (ODs) offices (e.g., centers, clinics)
  • ODs’ (doctors of optometry) offices (e.g., centers, clinics)
  • Optometrists’ offices (e.g., centers, clinics)

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 62: Health Care and Social Assistance
    • Subsector 621: Ambulatory Health Care Services
      • Industry Group 6213: Offices of Other Health Practitioners
        • Industry 62132: Offices of Optometrists (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 621320: Offices of Optometrists

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