How Long Does an Eye Exam Take?

If it is a routine eye exam, it takes about 20 to 30 minutes. In a routine eye test, the person undergoing eye exam usually does not have any complaints. Basic tests include: Visual acuity Eye pressure test Assessment of refractive status of the eye Slit-lamp examination of the anterior segment of the eyes Quick examination of central retina If the person has any eye complaints, the time taken for the whole eye exam will [...]

2017-07-18T12:00:56+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Eye Care|0 Comments

How Often Should You Get An Eye Examination

According to American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO): "The frequency of ocular examinations should be based on the presence of visual abnormalities and/or the probability of visual abnormalities developing. Individuals who have ocular symptoms require prompt examinations. Individuals who do not have symptoms but who are at high risk of developing ocular abnormalities related to systemic diseases such as diabetes mellitus and hypertension or who have a family history of eye disease require periodic comprehensive eye [...]

2016-11-09T18:48:20+00:00 November 21st, 2014|Eye Care, FAQs|0 Comments