Your optometrist will use a number of techniques to assess any potential vision or eye health problems, and will keep a file of that information in order to keep track of changes in your eye health or vision. Regular visits to your optometrist are recommended. Take a proactive approach to your eye health!
The items listed are typical to a routine eye examination. Other tests may be undertaken to evaluate your ability to change focus, see colour correctly, or perceive depth correctly.
Your optometrist will choose those tests required to adequately evaluate YOUR visual system!
Content on this page courtesy of
Canadian Association of Optometrists