What to Expect At Your First Eye Test


If you have been referred to an optometrist for an eye test, you may be wondering what to expect. There is no need to feel anxious before an eye test. It is a painless and straightforward process which is designed to ensure your eyes receive the treatment they require. Below is a guide to what normally takes place during an eye test. The Medical History Interview Before your optometrist begins a full examination of your eyes, they will first ask you questions about your eye health and other aspects of your medical history.

21 September 2016

Poor Night Vision - Could Glaucoma Be To Blame?


To drive safely after dark, you need good night vision.  If you've noticed that your night vision isn't quite as good as it once was, you could be suffering from glaucoma.  But what is glaucoma and how can your optometrist help to resolve the problem?  Read on to find out more. What is glaucoma? Glaucoma commonly affects both eyes, although the condition may not develop in each eye equally at the same rate.

19 February 2016