Beyond maintaining proper vision, annual eye exams can help detect other health problems. Eyesight can be easily taken for granted until there’s a notable problem. With sight’s value, it seems taking care of eye health and having routine eye exams would be relatively high on anyone’s to do list. But many neglect having routine eye … Continue reading Why eye exams are so important
Dr Kim Duong, OD who works at Rady's children hospital in San Diego discusses the importance of annual eye exams for children with Dr Khoa Truong OD of KDT Optometry.
Dr. Khoa D Truong, OD was recently invited to do a live expert interview about tips on finding the right eye doctor for your eyecare needs.
Optometrists say vision development is most dramatic in children between 6 and 12 months old. Regular eye exams are vital to anyone's health, particularly children. Many optometrists believe eye exams should begin even before a child can read the chart on the wall. Vision has a large impact on a child's health and learning abilities. … Continue reading Optometrists urging eye exams for children as young as 6 months old
Q. How often should you get an eye exam? A. For most people, we recommend once a year. The main reason to do this every year is to check the health of the eyes. We look for signs of problems like glaucoma, diabetes and macular degeneration in older adults. In younger people under the age … Continue reading What doctors look for in an eye exam