Comprehensive Eye Care
We all value our eyes and want them to stay healthy. That is why you should always get annual eye exams, even if you don’t think you need a new prescription or think you have vision problems. Many eye diseases, if detected at an early stage, can be treated successfully without total loss of vision.
That is why Dr. Christensen and Dr. Woo carefully examine the back of your eye, the retina, to check that it is healthy and not damaged or showing signs of disease. With early diagnosis so important to vision, we are committed to our continued professional education and as appropriate, adopting new and advanced technology so you and your family always get the best possible eye care here Sugarloaf Eyecare.
Our goal at Sugarloaf Eyecare is to stay current on the latest trends in technology for the welfare of your eyes. The Optovue iVue SD have replaced our previous retinal imaging instrument with the extremely high definition images and measurements of the front and back of the eye measurements are a major advantage in detecting very subtle abnormalities that could have significant visual consequences. It also allows us to much better manage conditions like glaucoma, diabetic retina problems, macular degeneration and a host of other adverse conditions that affect the retina. This extra procedure is recommended even if you feel like your eyes are healthy. Up to 11% of people have eye conditions symptoms. There are several reasons why we recommend having the routine exam today:
- It has become the standard of care in retina specialist offices
- It is fast, easy and comfortable
- It offers a more detailed and in
- The image is a digital record of your retina that becomes a permanent part of your patient record
- We are able to more fully educate you about your eye health
- It enables us to better monitor your eye health annually
New Lenses Now, Not Later
As Sugarloaf Eyecare, our lenses are digitally produced for maximum precision in a specialized facility. But when you have to have replacement lenses now, with our standard ground lenses you don’t have to wait for lenses, they can be ready overnight.
Our office also uses the Briot advanced Accu15 computerized lens technology to precision create lenses for you right in our office so they perfectly fit existing or new frames.
The advanced Topcon CL-200 system checks each new lens for precision and optical perfection and to be certain your prescription is spot on and you see your best.
Frames Fitted by Trained Technicians Who Care
Our technicians help you select the frame style you want and helps you find the exact frame that will make you look your very best and that will fit your lenses.
They then fit the frame to your face, checking for comfort and adjust frames to fit.