Eye Exams for Adults
Use the guidelines below to schedule routine vision checks and eye exams with an
If you know that you are not at risk for eye disease and you don't have signs of vision problems, have a complete eye exam to check for eye disease and vision problems:
Your eye doctor may also suggest that you get exams more often just to check for
If you are at risk for or have signs of eye disease, you may need complete eye exams more often.
Eye diseases and refractive errors include:
For people who have
For adults who are at risk for glaucoma, see these
After reviewing all of the research, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (
eMedicineHealth Medical Reference from Healthwise
To learn more visit Healthwise.org
© 1995-2014 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.