Comprehensive Eye Exam
A comprehensive eye exam assesses your eye health and involves a number of different of tests. Unlike a simple vision screening, which only assesses your vision, a comprehensive eye exam is a complete evaluation of the health of your eyes and your vision.
Contact Lens Exam
One size does not fit all with contact lenses. Your eye doctor takes measurements to properly fit your contact lenses. Contact lenses that do not fit properly could cause discomfort, blurry vision or even damage the eye.
Red Eye and other Medical Issues
From red eyes to diabetes to glaucoma to retinal tears, your optometrist is usually your first line of defense when something goes wrong. When you think there might be a problem, go see your doctor!
The Dangers of Buying Online
Poor fit aside, there are a few things that could go wrong when ordering from an online retailer. Prescriptions are incorrect and there are various safety issues almost 50% of the time! There is merit to the saying “If it seems too good to be true, it usually is.”