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routine eye exam
what is routine care?
At Lotus Eyecare, we provide primary eye care for the whole family. The
key for routine eye care is prevention. With yearly comprehensive eye
exams, your optometrist can identify ocular diseases at the early stages
and initiate appropriate treatment, before you develop visual
what to expect?
There are two important components of your exam. Firstly we check for
any refractive error and prescribe glasses or contacts according to
your needs. Secondly we evaluate the ocular health through examining
the intraocular pressure, the eye muscle movement, and the structures
of the eye. During the exam we screen for
Pathological Myopia, along with
other changes due to systemic conditions, such as
How do I prepare for my exam?
Please bring your past glasses or contact lenses you have previously
worn and a list of your current medications.
(Why does my optometrist need to know my medical history?)
We always recommend a retinal exam at yearly visits. We can examine
the retina with either Dilation or Fundus Photography.
What is the difference?
- We put drops in the eyes
- Wait twenty minutes
The doctor will examine the eyes with a light and lenses in 9
positions of gaze.
After the exam, the doctor will explain what she has seen during the
The effects of the drops last 2-3 hours. You may experience light
sensitivity and blur near.
During pretest you will be asked your preference.
If you choose Optos, the tech will take a picture of the eye, which
takes less than a few minutes.
During your exam with the doctor, she will show you the images and
review your retinal health.
If a patient is experiencing flashing lights, new floaters, or sudden
loss of vision. Since these are signs of an ocular emergency, the
doctor will require dilation.
To book your evaluation, schedule your appointment