Comprehensive Eye Exams

Here at Optical Academy, we offer Comprehensive Eye Exams that involve a thorough evaluation of your visual and ocular system. Schedule an appointment at our Optical Outlet in Clifton, NJ.

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Comprehensive Eye Exam Evaluation Includes:

It is important that you receive a comprehensive eye and vision examination, as this may include but is not limited to the following tests.

  • Visual Acuity:  Evaluates the sharpness of your eye’s ability to see detail.
  • Refraction: Determines your exact eyeglasses prescription.
  • Tonometry: Tests for glaucoma.
  • Retinoscopy: Determines the refractive error of the eye.
  • Eye Dilation and Ophthalmoscopy: Examines optical nerves, blood vessels, and retina.
  • Slit Lamp: an instrument to examine the eye for any diseases and assess its health.

How Often Should I Get A Comprehensive Eye Exam?

The frequency of your eye exams will depend on the type and severity of vision problems you have. It is recommended that you have regular eye exams every two years. If you are over 40, then it may be necessary to get an annual comprehensive eye exam while if not there’s no need every year; however, this is dependent upon how old were when diagnosed with certain conditions such as hyperopia or presbyopia which can onset at any time during life span!

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Benefits of Comprehensive Eye Exams

A comprehensive eye exam is an important part of your routine check-up. It checks for signs that may indicate cataracts, glaucoma, or other conditions which can cause vision loss and affect the quality of life as well! It’s important to be aware of these possibilities so we can prevent them from developing any further. Most of these health risk conditions have no symptoms in early-stage and can only be diagnosed with a comprehensive eye exam.

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After your eye exam, you can purchase eyewear with your most recent prescription from Optical Academy.

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What to expect during a comprehensive eye exam?

A comprehensive eye exam is an integral part of your healthcare. It can help identify early signs of disease, as well conditions that might not show up until later on in life such as glaucoma and cataracts!

The doctor will conduct many tests including looking into the interior corners (cerebrospinal fluid), exterior surfaces around both eyes, plus frontality lights–all this to ensure you’re safe from potential problems with vision.

Should I wear my contacts to an eye exam?

Depends on the type of eye exam you are going in for. If you are going for a regular eye exam, we recommend going in without your contacts so we can examine your eyes easier. If you are going in for a contact lens exam you should wear them. It’s important to wear them when getting a lens fitting to see how your current ones fit or the previous ones prescribed to you fit.

How long does an eye exam take?

An eye exam will vary on how long it will take. It all depends on factors like your age, symptoms, medical history, family history, etc. It can last from 15 minutes up to an hour.

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“I went there for an eye exam. And when i walk in i was greeted by by a nice young lady, She very nice, Everybody there was so nice and pleasant,hana, ashly, dina ,gloria,camila, Kayla. I was very happy with the service. that i made an appointment for my husband and he was vey please with the staff. I would recommend this place to anybody. Very happy. And rob”

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“Optical Academy is a shining example of what professionalism, customer and community connectivity, and service should be. Raoul, Dr. Vito, and Gloria were terrific and everyone was so friendly! Extra shout out for Gloria for helping me pick out new frames for a great new look!”

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“Just want to take the time out to thank the Optical Academy in their efficiency and quick delivery of my glasses. I haven’t been to the eye doctors in over 5+ years so new glasses were my main necessity. They promised me i would get the glasses in 3 weeks and it actually arrived in 2. Thank you to the team. When I’m ready for contacts I will be back.”