Your optometrist will ask you about any vision problems that you are experiencing, your personal and family eye and health history, your medications, and any special visual demands of your occupation or hobbies.
This is a painless examination that checks the external and internal structures of your eye. Your optometrist also checks for any signs of eye disease or any other disease or disorder that could affect your eyes. Some ocular conditions include cataract, glaucoma, diabetes and macular degeneration.
Checks your level of vision with an eye chart.
Determines how well your eyes work together in coordinated movement.
Determines the prescription that will give you the best possible vision and comfort.
Your optometrist will choose those tests required to adequately evaluate YOUR visual system.