As you’re aware, eye injuries can be a scary experience yet don’t panic! Our compassionate and qualified eye doctors are here to help. We have the most up to date optometric technology and tools, and our doctors will examine your eyes in the comfort of our local office.
Some of the most common reasons for eye emergencies include; eye infections, irritation from a foreign object or substance, eye allergies, and foreign objects stuck in the eye. Our initial step will be to perform a comprehensive eye exam to diagnose the problem and recommend the best treatment option for you.
One of the following symptoms could indicate an eye emergency, which requires urgent care by one of our doctors:
- Itchiness or Irritation
- Burning or Stinging
- Any object in your eye
- Pink or red eyes
- Double Vision
- Seeing flashes of light
- New “floaters” in your field of view
- Sudden vision loss, in one or both eyes
- New sensitivity to light
- Dark shadows gliding across your vision
- Quick changes in pupil size
We will listen to your symptoms and assess the entire situation. Using the latest technology, we will examine your eyes, gently, and thoroughly.
Immediate treatment for all eye emergencies is extremely important to prevent any possible vision complications in the future!