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Comprehensive Eye Exams at Clarkson Eyecare


Visit The Experienced Eye Doctors of Clarkson Eyecare

The highly qualified licensed eye doctors at Clarkson Eyecare provide comprehensive eye exams for the entire family. Annual eye exams are essential in ensuring the health of your eyes and the clarity of your vision. Our eye doctors can not only help you find the right prescription for your eyeglasses and/or contacts, but also ensure your eyes are healthy. Schedule an appointment today!

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How Often Should You Get a Comprehensive Eye Exam?

The eye doctors at Clarkson Eyecare recommend comprehensive eye exams at least once every two years for adults over the age of 20. Doctors recommend scheduling an appointment if you experience sudden or rapid vision loss or other troubling vision problems. In addition, adults over the age of 65 or individuals with certain genetic risk factors are more likely to develop a wide variety of age-related eye diseases that can cause significant vision loss. For this reason, Clarkson Eyecare recommends that these patients have a comprehensive eye exam once a year.

What to Expect During Your Comprehensive Eye Exam

Eye exams normally take about an hour and half. During this time, your doctor screens your vision for multiple issues. 

At the beginning of an eye exam, your eye doctor will ask if you have been experiencing any vision problems. If you currently wear glasses or contact lenses, bring them with you so your doctor can make any changes to your current prescription.

During the eye exam, your eye doctor can perform a number of different tests such as a glaucoma test (this is a simple screening to measure inner eye pressure), a visual acuity test, and a refraction test.

Frequently Asked Questions About Comprehensive Eye Exams

How Long Will My Eyes Stay Dilated After an Eye Exam?

Pupils can remain dilated for two or three hours. While this may be an inconvenience, dilating your eyes is a necessary part of a comprehensive eye exam to observe and diagnose eye diseases in their early stages.

Clarkson Eyecare recommends arranging transportation for yourself after your eye exam.

How Long Does an Eye Exam Take?

It normally takes about an hour and half for the doctors to screen your eyes.

Does Medical Insurance Cover Eye Exams?

Vision insurance often covers all or part of the cost of a comprehensive eye exam, depending on the policy of a patient’s health care provider.

To find out if your particular office or doctor accepts your current vision insurance plan, please call the office directly.

Schedule an Eye Exam Today!

Schedule a Comprehensive Eye Exam Today!

Comprehensive eye exams are an important part of your overall eye health. These important screenings  allow the experienced eye doctors at Clarkson Eyecare to detect more serious issues before they cause additional vision problems. 

Scheduling an eye exam appointment with Clarkson Eyecare can help diagnose and treat potential eye conditions before vision loss occurs. The doctors at Clarkson Eyecare can help diagnose and treat eye conditions as well as determine prescriptions for contact lenses and glasses. Schedule an appointment for a comprehensive eye exam today.