Comprehensive Eye Care

The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends that adults undergo a comprehensive eye examination every 3-5 years before the age of 45, every 2-3 years from 45-65, and every 1-2 years thereafter. There are many conditions that may be diagnosed during a routine eye exam.

Your Eyes Matter

Eyes communicate before your words! They are not only the window to your soul but also a window to your health. Eye is one of those organs where both vascular and neural tissue can be seen directly and thus helps your doctor to diagnose conditions like diabetes, hypertension and autoimmune diseases amongst many others. The National Eye Institute recommends regular dilated eye exams as a simple way to detect eye diseases like glaucoma, macular degeneration early. It is important to make healthy choices for your life and your eyes.

Possible Conditions Found During a Routine Eye Exam:

  • Undetected vision problems (myopia, presbyopia, astigmatism, keratoconus) 
  • Glaucoma and elevated eye pressure 
  • Cataracts 
  • Retinal tears or holes
  • Macular degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Eye inflammation (uveitis)
  • Dry Eyes and blepharitis

Some medications can have ocular side effects.

Routine eye checks are also important if you are taking the following medications to detect and monitor any side effects.

  • Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine): taken for autoimmune diseases
  • Steroids (tablets, inhalers, topical preparations): used for many indications
  • Tamoxifen: taken for breast cancer treatment
  • Amiodarone: taken for an irregular heartbeat
  • Topamax (topiramate): taken for migraines and other conditions
  • Gilenya (fingolimod): taken for MS
  • Ethambutol: used as an anti-tuberculosis medications
  • Bisphosphonates: used for osteoporosis
  • Sildenafil (Viagra): used for erectile dysfunction
  • Herbal medications like canthaxanthine, chamomile, datura, Echinacea purpurea, ginkgo biloba, licorice, niacin and vitamin A

Urgent Eye Conditions

Your eyesight is precious. When an urgent eye condition arises, it is important to be seen by an ophthalmologist as soon as possible. We offer urgent appointments for several eye conditions, including:

  • Flashes and floaters
  • Sudden loss of vision
  • Sudden onset of eye pain
  • Red eye
  • Stye and chalazion
  • Herpetic eye disease
  • Ocular foreign bodies
  • Corneal abrasions
  • Corneal ulcers
  • Eye trauma
  • …and many more

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Phone: 407-243-8715, Phone: 407-261-4411
FAX: 407-326-6960

10962 Moss Park Road, Suite 200
Orlando, FL 32832

Mon-Fri: 8:00am-5:00pm
Saturday: 8:00am-2:00pm (Appointment Only)
Sunday: Closed