Emergency Eyecare

Emergency Eyecare

An ocular emergency is an unexpected situation in which your eyes and vision are in danger and require immediate attention.

  • Sudden vision loss, or the appearance of cloudy vail in front of the eye, flashes, and floaters.
  • Sudden onset of halos around lights. Especially If associated with red painful eye or brow.
  • Sudden onset of double vision, not blur.
  • Sudden onset of the drooping eyelid.
  • Headaches or dizziness.
  • Sudden onset of a persistent red eye, with or without pain.
  • Blunt injury to the eye or head.
  • Allergic reactions.
  • Chemical exposure and burns.
  • Abrasions, scratches, and punctures.
  • Foreign bodies entering the eye.

Our office offers patients access to emergency care and provides a careful examination to determine appropriated treatment. This treatment might include eye drops, small office procedures, and/ or referral to an Ophthalmologist in severe cases or if surgery is needed.

​​​​​​​If you are uncertain you are experiencing an eye emergency call us we will help you to find how severe is your situation.

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