That is why all aspects of your eye examination are explained, and all relevant results are discussed with you in terms that you can understand.
It is all part of our ongoing commitment to providing our clients with high quality, personalised eyecare and service.
The eye is a complex structure (as shown by the adjoining image) and so there are many things that could go wrong.
The optometrists at Buchanan Optometrists have each undertaken more than four years University study in order to comprehensively investigate and evaluate the health of your eyes and to decide the appropriate management.
Unfortunately a number of eye conditions are not reversible and so it is important to regularly monitor the health of the eye, and where possible take action to prevent any damage occurring.
Very simply, a healthy lifestyle with good eye protection from the sun and foreign objects will reduce your chances of eye damage.
Most eye diseases do not cause any pain or symptoms until significant damage has occurred to the eyes. For this reason we recommend that people should have a regular eye exam, at least every 2 years, even if you do not want to change your glasses.
Early detection of eye disease is important for the team at Buchanan Optometrists. So they have invested in the most modern and accurate optometric equipment to ensure each person is cared for thoroughly.
We want our clients to feel that they are informed participants in maintaining their eye health, through monthly informative Newsletters, Facebook posts and detailed descriptions on this website.