Eye examination is an important part of health checkup.

Adults should have their eyes tested regularly and to check for early signs of eye disease.

Children who have trouble seeing the blackboard should get their eyes tested. A routine eye checkup for all children is recommended before they start school.

WHEN SHOULD I GET MY EYES TESTED

Persistent pain, irritation, itching, discharge or foreign body sensation

Change in vision like blurred vision, double vision, flashes or floaters

Recurrent conjunctivitis or red eyes

High risk for glaucoma, diabetes, hypertension or high myopia

Eye injury