For those of us who have healthy eyes, it's easy to overlook the importance of taking preemptive action namely, an optical exam. However, timely detection of eye disease is critical to keeping your eyes healthy. This can easily be done with a yearly eye exam.
Numerous eye and vision diseases are a-symptomatic. Therefore, individuals are often unaware that problems exist. Schedule a thorough eye exam at our West Winfield, NY office, where our experienced optometry team offers service suited to the needs of every patient. Our West Winfield office uses the latest technology ensuring a thorough examination.
Glaucoma is the main cause of blindness, affecting over three million Americans. Glaucoma is sometimes referred to as ''the sneak thief of sight'' because it can strike absent of signs. Most adult Americans fail to use corrective lenses and don't get regular eye exams, thus putting their eyes at greater risk.
The danger is that the majority of Americans don't realize that blinding diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration are often a-symptomatic and without a routine eye exam are frequently discovered only after it's too advanced.
Early eye disease screening should be a priority. Make sure to schedule regular eye exams with your local eye doctor in order to keep up your vision and eye health for many long years.