Just as with regular checkups at the doctor’s office, scheduling routine eye exams is very important for the health of your eyes and the quality of your vision. At St. Albert Vision Centre, you’ll find a pain and stress free eye exam in St. Albert. We serve patients of all ages!
Importance of Eye Exams
Believe it or not, the health of your eyes plays a large role in your quality of life. If you’re consistently straining your eyes to see things, not only are you hurting your eyes, but you’re likely causing the onset of headaches and other aches and pains caused by poor vision. Additionally, gaining clarity and not having to strain to read, watch TV and to perform other activities will make your life easier!
During an eye exam in St. Albert, our eye doctor will check for a number of things, including:
Our eye doctor will also check for symptoms of diabetic retinopathy. This includes checking for signs of disease within the eye, glaucoma testing and ensuring your contacts properly fit your eyes.
Medically Necessary Eye Exams
There are certain times when an immediate eye exam is necessary for medical reasons. Whether you’ve suffered an eye injury, contracted an eye infection or have experienced any other type of trauma to the eye, please visit our clinic, as walk-ins are welcome. All ages are covered for emergencies, so be sure to bring in your health card.
For routine checkups, ages 19-64 are not covered under Alberta health care, though we do accept insurance and other forms of payment.
There’s never a bad time to take care of your eyes! Start today by scheduling an eye exam in St. Albert at our clinic. We look forward to serving you!