Our comprehensive eye examination includes an assessment of the spectacle prescription in addition to a thorough and in-depth evaluation of the health of the eyes.
We take pride in our selection of different frame styles and colors. Our fantastic optical staff is trained to cater to your vision needs. The doctors spend time in the exam room pouring over “Which is better, one or two?” with you to prescribe your optimal prescription, and the optician is there to help you utilize that essential set of numbers best.
A contact lens evaluation is an addition to the full, comprehensive examination, dedicated to a detailed examination of contact lenses and how they interact with the ocular surface. Many people are unaware of how something as small and thin as a contact lens can cause sight threatening issues. Improper use and hygiene can cause infections which can lead to scarring, which, if it occurs over the pupil, can permanently decrease your level of vision.
Myopia (nearsightedness) prevention is a relatively new venture in optometry to try to reduce the rate of change or development of high prescriptions in children. As light passes through the pupil to the retina, rays of light focus on the macula. There are many theories, and researchers suggest a possible trigger for myopia progression may be peripheral rays out of focus on areas of the retina farther from the macula, causing the eyeball to grow physically longer.
There are certain pieces of equipment that can be used in addition to the tools regularly used in the typical eye examination to go above and beyond diagnosing and monitoring certain conditions.