Skip to main content

3 Offices located in Americus, Montezuma and Leesburg, GA.

Comprehensive Eye Exams


Did you know that the back of the eye is the only place in the body that you can directly view blood vessels and brain tissue?

Learn more about what problems can be spotted with an eye exam and what’s involved in a comprehensive exam.

Proudly serving Southwest Georgia.

Home » Eye Exams & Total Vision Care » Comprehensive Eye Exams

Providing Comprehensive Eye Exams in Americus, Montezuma, and Leesburg, GA

What is a comprehensive eye examination? It is more than just checking for glasses and/or contact lenses (although those are part of a comprehensive eye examination). At Regional Eye Center, our eye doctors are also concerned about the overall health of your eyes and your body. A comprehensive eye examination helps us to monitor these. Our eye doctors examine patients of all ages, from babies to older adults and everyone in between. Depending on a person's age, medical history, and other risk factors, we may tailor the eye exam tests.

Senior Patient Eye Exam_640

Diabetics require an annual eye exam to keep their health in check

man suffering from dry eyes 640

Dry eye treatment & visual comfort is something every patient should learn about

Smiling Optometrist low vision eye exam 640

Dilation drops are essential to identify early signs of eye disease

A comprehensive eye examination at Regional Eye Center

These testing, our eye doctors may order more specialized testing to give more information about diseases (e.g. diabetes, glaucoma, cataract, macular degeneration). We use state-of-the-art equipment to help our doctors provide a complete and thorough eye examination. At Regional Eye Center, when we say comprehensive, we mean comprehensive.

eye-chart2

Visual Acuity

Evaluates the sharpness of your vision, usually using the "Big E" or Snellen chart

octagon-circle

Visual Field Test

A visual field test measures the range of your peripheral or “side” vision to assess whether you have any blind spots (scotomas), peripheral vision loss, or visual field abnormalities.

infant-see-light

Cover Test

In this test, the doctor will ask you to focus on an object. The doctor will then alternate covering one eye at a time. This allows our doctor to determine if your eyes are working together. In children, this can help detect a lazy eye

decoration-circle-20-20

Retinoscopy, Autorefractor or Aberrometer

Approximates your eyeglass prescription

phoropter-man-circle-light

Refraction

Fine-tunes the final eyeglass prescription

eye-pink-eye

Slit-Lamp Examination

This is a special microscope that allows our eye doctors look at all the anatomical structures inside of your eye from the cornea in the front to the optic nerve and retina in the back.

eye-pressure-glaucoma

Glaucoma Test

Measures the pressure within your eyes

eye-lashes2

Dilation of the Pupil or Opthalmoscopy

Examines the optic nerve, retina and blood vessels