Eye exam in Sherrill
If you are looking for an eye care practice where you can receive excellent eye exams and treatment for eye problems, then you should become familiar with our practice, Allen Eye Associates. When you come to our office for an eye exam in Sherrill, you will be seen by one of our top-notch eye doctors, just one of whom is Dr. Matthew C. Alan. You may be surprised to learn that an eye exam can also let you know about other important health issues that may be affecting your body.
Not only will an eye exam in Sherrill discover if you have an eye diseases such as macular degeneration, or other eye problems, but during an eye exam our eye doctor may see first indications of other systemic medical conditions. For example, if you have diabetes, you may not yet know it. However, the elevated levels of sugar in your bloodstream can be affecting your eye health. There are times when a person first learns about the fact that they have diabetes during a comprehensive eye exam. Levels of sugar in the bloodstream can affect the blood vessels that surrounded and nourish the retina, and cause serious vision problems, if left untreated. Our eye doctor will also be able to determine whether or not you have problems with high cholesterol. Our eye doctor will be able to see areas of deposits that are left by cholesterol. If this is the case, our eye doctor will recommend that you see your regular medical doctor for treatment of your high cholesterol. There are even times when a brain tumor can first be diagnosed during an eye exam. If a brain tumor is putting pressure on the optic nerve, this will be seen by our eye doctor during an eye exam. Of course, during an eye exam your eyes will be screened for many different eye diseases as well, including cataracts, retinal tears, dry eye, macular degeneration and glaucoma.
For an appointment to meet with our eye doctor for an eye exam in Sherrill, simply contact us today.
If you are looking for a top-notch eye care practice where you can get great comprehensive eye exams, and shop for beautiful designer frames all under the same roof, you will want to come and see us at Allen Eye Associates. Our Oneida optometrist will be able to provide you with many different eye care services, whether you need a new vision prescription, or screening for a specific eye disease.
At Allen Eye Associates, our expert optometrists are: Dr. Matthew C. Allen; Dr. John J. Costello, Sr.; Dr. Jennifer M. Cummings; and Dr. Amy Wardell. Our optometrists are all experts in the field of optometry who also thoroughly enjoy working with our patients of all ages. Among the different eye care services that patients can receive at our office are: comprehensive eye exams; contact lens exams and fittings; glaucoma evaluations and screenings; macular degeneration screenings; and diabetic eye care screenings. After the examination by our Oneida optometrist, you will be able to select from our exciting selection of designer eyewear, as well as purchase contact lenses at our practice.
When you come to see our Oneida optometrist for a comprehensive eye exam, your eyes will be tested for their vision acuity as well as for the health of your eyes. Your eyes will first be screened for any refractive errors. If it is determined that you are nearsighted, farsighted or have astigmatism, our optometrist will be able to provide you with a lens prescription which will have you seeing clearly once again. During the course of the eye exam, your eyes will be screened for a wide array of eye diseases and disorders including: cataracts; glaucoma; macular degeneration; diabetic retinopathy; retinal tears; dry eyes; and many other diseases of the cornea, macula, and retina. If you are having a contact lens exam and fitting, your eyes will also be measured for the curvature of the cornea, and the size of the iris. It is very important that contact lenses fit perfectly in order to provide optimal vision correction, as well as not to harm the cornea. For this reason, fitting information is also included on the prescription. For an appointment to see our optometrists for any type of vision care, contact us today.