We believe that an eye exam should consist of more than a simple refraction. We would like to develop a relationship with our patients that last a lifetime.
This is valuable for looking for retinal thinning, retinal detachment or floaters.
It is recommended that a patient with diabetes have an eye exam on an annual basis. More frequently if there blood sugar is out of control or if there are ocular changes.
We work closely with your surgeons to make sure that you receive the best care possible.
This is important to look for glaucoma or macular degeneration progression. It's also valuable for evaluating any reduction in visual field from droopy eyelids (ptosis).
Early detection and treatment of glaucoma can prevent permanent vision loss.
We want to work with you to create a comprehensive plan to manage any disease processes that our patients may have.
There are a lot of advances in contact lenses. New daily wear lenses allow you to experience freedom from lens care; just wear them for a day and throw them away. This is especially nice for dry eyes, during allergy season, and when you're traveling to avoid the TSA restrictions on liquids. There are also improvements in multifocal contact lenses.
We offer a quick turn around on most eye glasses. Within the Tri-Cities, delivery is an option for individuals who may have a hard time coming into our office.
We recommend Crizal Avance UV since it's the only No-Glare range on the market offering the most complete protection against the invisible and often irreversible dangers of UV light reflection.