Mississippi Bioptic Laws

Bioptics are permitted for driving and to pass the licensure test. 

  • Visual Acuity: 20/200 Best Corrected without telescope, 20/50 With Telescope.
  • Visual Field: at least 150 degrees.
  • Bioptic Telescopes: The telescopic power may not exceed 4X.
  • There are limitations on the fit and who may prescribe. There are certain training requirements, and a letter from an optometrist or ophthalmologist is required.

Last Reviewed July 2009