Eye Checkup

Dr. Swati Sathe 's Eye Clinic

Eye Checkup | Eye Tests

Eye is a vital and fairly complex organ of  the human body  . A healthy eye can give you a comfort and pleasure of perfect vision . However , in today’s daily routine , our eye is exposed to pollution , stressed working conditions , eye fatigue and the poor nutrition .

Sustained exposure to these conditions can adversely affect the heath of your eye over a period of time which may lead to some eye related disorders affecting your vision.It is important to protect  and take care of your eye with periodic regular check-up of your eye in consultation with your eye specialist doctor ( Ophthalmologist ).

Your doctor might advice you routine eye tests and some  additional  special eye tests  depending upon the patient’s eye problem , age , symptoms and other factors . The main objective of these eye tests is precise diagnosis  and treatment.

Routine Eye Checkup

The routine eye checkup is advisable for all age groups which usually includes the following eye tests

  • Slit-Lamp Test
  • Auto-Refractometer Test
  • Visual Acuity Test
  • Eye Pressure Test
Eye Checkup Tests

Eye Checkup - Special Eye Tests

The routine eye checkup is advisable for all age groups which usually includes the following eye tests

  • Applanation Tonometry
  • Corneal Topography
  • Fluorescein Angiogram
  • Dilated Pupillary Exam
  • Non-Contact Tonometry
  • Visual Field Test
Eye Checkup - Special Eye Tests

Eye Checkup FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

It is a good and safe practice to regularly get your eyes checked by your eye specialist doctor ( Ophthalmologist ) . Not all eye related disorders alert you with symptoms and thus such conditions can be diagnosed during your periodic checkup. 

The routine eye checkup is performed by your eye doctor either during your periodic eye checkup Or when you approach your eye doctor with specific problem . Most common problems include  difficulty in reading , eye strain , lack of clarity in vision , headache and other such symptoms . 

Your eye doctor during your checkup will perform Slit-Lamp Test , Refraction to check your vision , Auto-Refraction to measure your spectacle lens number with the help of computerized instrument Auto-Refractometer and eye pressure test . These tests will help your eye doctor for preliminary diagnoses .

Depending upon the eye condition  and preliminary diagnosis , your eye doctor might advice you to take few more special tests for precise diagnosis and treatment.

Sometimes it becomes difficult for parents to spot the eye related issues with their child . Most children especially at younger age might not be able to express their vision problem .

However symptoms such as difficulty in reading and inability to focus in studies , frequent headache and lack of concentration could be eye related issue with your child .

It becomes difficult for some parents to accept the fact that their child is struggling with eye related issue which needs to be addressed at the earliest with the help and advice by your eye doctor .

Not all eye related issues leads to glasses glasses for your child  . As advised by your eye doctor , some issues can be resolved with the help of eye exercises at early age in your child .

It is a good and safe practice to regularly get your eyes checked by your eye specialist doctor ( Ophthalmologist ) . Not all eye related disorders alert you with symptoms and thus such conditions can be diagnosed during your periodic checkup. 

The routine eye checkup is performed by your eye doctor either during your periodic eye checkup Or when you approach your eye doctor with specific problem . Most common problems include  difficulty in reading , eye strain , lack of clarity in vision , headache and other such symptoms . 

Your eye doctor during your checkup will perform Slit-Lamp Test , Refraction to check your vision , Auto-Refraction to measure your spectacle lens number with the help of computerized instrument Auto-Refractometer and eye pressure test . These tests will help your eye doctor for preliminary diagnoses .

Depending upon the eye condition  and preliminary diagnosis , your eye doctor might advice you to take few more special tests for precise diagnosis and treatment.

Sometimes it becomes difficult for parents to spot the eye related issues with their child . Most children especially at younger age might not be able to express their vision problem .

However symptoms such as difficulty in reading and inability to focus in studies , frequent headache and lack of concentration could be eye related issue with your child .

It becomes difficult for some parents to accept the fact that their child is struggling with eye related issue which needs to be addressed at the earliest with the help and advice by your eye doctor .

Not all eye related issues leads to glasses glasses for your child  . As advised by your eye doctor , some issues can be resolved with the help of eye exercises at early age in your child .