Eye exams are typically easier than both doctor’s and dentist’s visits combined. After all, the most discomfort that you’ll be in is when they do the eye-puff test, and that only lasts for a second or two. However, just because you can sail through an eye exam doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t treat it seriously. The health of your eyes is just as important as the health of your teeth, or the rest of your body. Although it will require a little more effort on your part, here is the secret to getting the best eye exam possible.
Keep the lines of communication open.
Here are just a few of the topics that you might want to raise with your optometrist or ophthalmologist.
- Potential eye infections, and your risks.
If you wear contact lenses, and your eye doctor hasn’t talked to you