Comprehensive Eye Exam
Many eye and systemic diseases have no obvious signs or symptoms. As a result, individuals are often unaware that problems exist. Therefore, periodic eye and vision examinations are an important part of preventive health care.
Eye examinations may detect potentially treatable blinding eye diseases, ocular manifestations of systemic disease, or signs of tumor or other anomalies of the brain. Therefore, early diagnosis and treatment of the eye are important for maintaining good vision health.
A comprehensive adult eye and vision examination can include anterior and posterior review of all ocular system and functions. Our doctors will treat and evaluate as well as refer out if needed to the appropriate specialists and primary care physician in order to best deliver customized care to help the patient in full.
Our doctors will ask you questions about any symptoms or issues you are experiencing, medications you are currently taking, any blurry vision, and your work environment. . Your family history and previous eye or vision conditions will also be discussed during the examination process. Our doctors will consider testing for binocular vision dysfunction and eye teaming difficulties whenever appropriate especially in young children exhibiting poor school performance and lack of comfortable focusing.
Our optometrists perform several tests to evaluate depth perception, color vision, eye muscle capabilities, peripheral vision, and responsiveness to light. Also there are other simple tests those need to be performed ton determine whether the eyes are focusing, moving, and working together properly. The results will help our Doctors to diagnose any emphasize conditions that may be impairing the eyes ability to focus or work together.
Whether you have 20-20 vision, eyeglasses or contact lenses, you need regular eye exams to help keep your eyes and vision at their best. Normally, this involves:
Eye tests to determine your refractive error and prescription
Cover tests that check how well your eyes work together
Slit-lamp exams that give your eye doctor a magnified view of the structures in your eyes in order to determine their health
Eye pressure or “air puff” tests that check for glaucoma
Pupil dilation that gives your eye doctor a better view of the back of your eyes and Retina