Routine eye exams keep your prescription up-to-date and play an important role in preventing vision loss. At BLINK, in Boston, Massachusetts, optometrist Dr. Stacy Coen, O.D. provides detailed comprehensive eye exams to check your visual clarity, eye health, and overall health. Call BLINK, or schedule your next eye exam online today.
Eye exams are routine visits with your optometrist to check the health of your eyes. During an eye exam, your optometrist assesses your vision and can update your glasses or contact lens prescription. Regular eye exams are important for three main reasons:
Every eye exam includes a series of tests to assess your vision, eye health, and overall health. You can anticipate:
Dr. Stacy Coen, at BLINK, recommends getting a routine eye exam every two years if vision even if vision is good with or without glasses and every one year if you are a contact lens wearer. You might need more frequent exams if you have certain health conditions like diabetes.
To prepare for your exam, you should bring:
If you’re having your pupils dilated, bring a friend or family member along to the appointment who can drive you home afterward. Retinal imaging will be provided as a baseline evaluation, allowing eye health examination without dilation.
Call Dr. Stacy Coen, at BLINK, or schedule an eye exam online for yourself or a loved one today.