- Routine eye exams
- Testing for glaucoma and cataracts
- Management of medical problems (i.e., pink-eye and watery-eye)
- Eye surgeries
- Vitreoretinal Specialty (for conditions that affect the retina and vitreous)
- Neuro-ophthalmology (a subspecialty of both neurology and ophthalmology)
When should you get an eye exam?
Ask your primary care provider about regular eye exams. Routine eye exams are typically recommended every 1 to 2 years for children and adults. After age 60, yearly exams are advised. Children should have their first eye exam before starting kindergarten