We use the latest technology and the most modern equipment to ensure a complete eye examination. This includes thorough testing for any eye diseases and to determine the need for corrective lenses. We provide all of the following services:
- Ocular Foreign Body Removal
- Treatment and Management of Eye Disease
- Refractive Surgery co-management including LASIK
- Diabetic Eye Exams
- Emergency Services
- Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management
- Plano (non-prescription) Sunglasses
- Rigid Gas Permeable ("Hard") contact lenses
- Contact lenses for astigmatism
- Monovision Contact lenses
- Bifocal contact lenses
- Keratoconus Contact lenses
- Cosmetic contact lenses including colored and costume lenses
- Color Vision testing
- Low Vision Aids
- Specialty prescriptions for Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS)
- Specialty prescriptions for Sports Eyeware
- Safety Frames
Eye Exam and Consultation
During an eye exam, the doctors will ask you questions about any symptoms or issues you are experiencing, medications your are currently taking, any blurry vision, your work environment, and your overall health. Family history and previous eye or vision conditions will also be discussed during this part of the examination. The doctors will consider this information when determining any treatments or recommendations.
Regular vision testing and evaluations ensure that you always have the clearest vision possible. Our Turlock optometrists provide regular vision acuity test as part of a comprehensive eye exam. Our doctors will measure how each eye is seeing by using a wall eye chart and a reading eye chart. The results of these tests are portrayed as a fraction, with 20/20 being the standard for normal distance and reading vision. Depending on the results of your vision test, our doctors may prescribe corrective glasses, contacts, or eye exercises.
Eye Function Testing
In addition to vision testing, an eye exam in our Turlock office includes testing eye functionality. Our optometrist performs several tests to evaluate depth perception, color vision, eye muscle capabilities, peripheral vision, and responsiveness to light. Several other simple tests are completed to determine whether the eyes are focusing, moving, and working together properly. The test results enable our doctors to diagnose any underlying conditions that may be impairing the eyes ability to focus or work together.
As part of a comprehensive eye exam, our Turlock optometrists examine the overall health of the eye through a visual examination and tonometry. The doctors evaluate eye health by visually inspecting the eye and eyelids using magnification and a bright light. To examine the internal structures of the eye, we may dilate the pupils. Increased eye pressure may be an indicator of glaucoma, so we utilize tonometry to measure eye pressure. After completing these short tests, our doctors review the results and discusses an treatments with you. Contact us at 209-667-6211 today to schedule a comprehensive eye exam.