Welcome to Evergreen Optometry, where we prioritize your eye health and vision needs. As the trusted Doctor at our practice in Colorado Springs, CO, I’m here to guide you through the preparation and expectations for your upcoming eye exam.

Why are Eye Exams Necessary?

Eye exams are essential for maintaining optimal eye health and clear vision. They play a crucial role in detecting eye diseases, such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, and cataracts, in their early stages when treatment is most effective. Even if you have no apparent vision issues, regular eye exams are vital for monitoring your eye health and ensuring your vision remains sharp.

What Can You Expect During an Eye Exam Appointment?

You can expect a comprehensive evaluation of your eye health and vision during your eye exam appointment. This typically includes tests to assess your visual acuity, determine your refractive error for glasses or contact lenses, and check your intraocular pressure. Additionally, depending on your age and risk factors, your doctor may recommend specialized tests, such as a dilated eye exam, to examine the retina and optic nerve more closely.

Benefits of Regular Eye Exams

Scheduling regular eye exams offers numerous benefits for your eye health and overall well-being. By monitoring changes in your vision over time, your doctor can detect any abnormalities early, allowing prompt intervention and treatment. Regular eye exams also enable us to update your eyewear prescriptions as needed, ensuring that you enjoy optimal vision correction.

How to Prepare for an Eye Exam

To make the most of your eye exam experience, you can take a few simple steps to prepare. Be sure to bring any relevant medical history, including information about previous eye conditions or surgeries, as well as a list of your current medications. If you wear glasses or contact lenses, don’t forget to bring them with you to the appointment. Lastly, jot down any questions or concerns you may have about your eye health to discuss with your doctor during the exam.

Reach Out to Evergreen Optometry Today

Your vision is precious, and regular eye exams are essential for preserving it. Don’t wait until you notice a problem – schedule your next eye exam at Evergreen Optometry in Colorado Springs, CO, today. Our team of experts is dedicated to providing you with personalized care and ensuring that your eyes remain healthy and your vision stays clear. Contact us now to book your appointment and take the first step towards better eye health.

Chelsea Nolasco, Optometrist

Dr. Nolasco

Dr. Chelsey Nolasco is the owner and optometrist of Evergreen Optometry. She specializes in contact lenses, diabetic eyecare, glaucoma and pediatrics along with routine primary eyecare. Dr. Nolasco is known by her patients for her easygoing demeanor and bright smile, and often hears from patients that her eye exam is the best and most thorough exam they have ever had. Call today to schedule an appointment.