An annual eye exam can detect many different types of eye diseases, injuries, and other problems. It also helps doctors to determine if you need glasses or contact lenses. In addition, eye exams detect health issues before they become serious.
Why Should You Have An Annual Eye Exam?
While an eye exam is important for determining the state of the eye. The health of the eye can reflect the overall health of the body. Eye diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration are screened for, but during an eye exam, systemic diseases may be detected.
Having a regular eye exam is one of the easiest ways to maintain good vision. If you notice any changes in your vision, such as blurry vision or pain, schedule an appointment with your doctor.
Eye Exams Detect Health Issues Before They Become Serious
Did you know that through an eye exam, your eye doctor may be able to detect health issues such as high cholesterol, diabetes, hypertension, signs of stroke, and even brain tumors?
To stay on top of your health, make sure to schedule your yearly physical with your primary care physician, and schedule your yearly eye examination with Dr. Cazares at Scott Eye Care!