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Common Tests

eye doctor with scopeWhile there are some basic eye vision tests common to most eye exams, children and young adults have different vision testing needs than say, a healthy middle-aged adult, or an adult with a history of eye problems.

Vision testing equipment ranges from simple tools like the “Big E” eye chart (Snellen Chart) and a hand-held penlight and eye cover, to more complex devices that swap lenses in front of your eyes or use special lamps to view the eye’s structure. A comprehensive eye exam includes vision testing, and vision testing equipment that is common to almost all eye exams, but is often tailored to your age, your specific need, or your individual symptoms. The following are some common tests you may be given during a routine eye exam.  

 

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As the situation with COVID-19 is extremely dynamic we will continue to make proactive decisions that are grounded in care for our patients, doctors and staff.

Effective March 23, 2020 we will have reduced office hours:

Merritt Island Office– Monday & Wednesday 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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