Hazen Office

(701) 748-6533

Mandan Office

(701) 663-2020

Washburn Office

(701) 462-8636

Eye and Vision Exams

Eye and vision exams are essential for maintaining good eyesight and detecting any potential vision problems. These exams not only assess vision clarity but also evaluate the overall health of the eyes, making them a crucial component of preventive healthcare. Before visiting Eyecare Professionals in Washburn, Hazen, Mandan, ND, learn more about these exams below:

eye exam

Early Detection of Eye Conditions

Eye exams play a vital role in the early detection of various eye conditions and diseases. Many eye problems, such as glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration, develop gradually and may not present noticeable symptoms in the initial stages. Routine exams enable our optometrists to identify these issues in the early stages and provide treatment to prevent further vision loss.

Assessment of Visual Acuity

One of the primary purposes of eye exams is to assess visual acuity, or how well a person can see at various distances. Through a series of tests our optometrists determine the clarity of vision and prescribe corrective measures such as glasses or contact lenses if needed. Regular monitoring of visual acuity ensures that individuals maintain optimal vision for their daily activities.

Evaluation of Eye Health

In addition to assessing vision, eye exams include a comprehensive evaluation of eye health. We evaluate various structures of the eye, such as the cornea, lens, retina, and optic nerve, for any abnormalities or signs of disease. Our eye doctors also use specialized equipment and techniques to detect conditions like dry eye syndrome, diabetic retinopathy, and retinal detachment, which may not be apparent without a thorough examination.

Management of Eye Strain and Discomfort

Many individuals experience symptoms of eye strain, fatigue, or discomfort due to prolonged screen time, reading, or other visually demanding tasks. Eye exams can help identify underlying causes of these symptoms, such as refractive errors, focusing problems, or digital eye strain. Based on results, we can recommend strategies to alleviate discomfort and improve visual comfort. Our optometrists may suggest prescription eyewear, taking frequent screen breaks, and adjustments to the viewing environment.

Improving Overall Health and Well-being

Regular eye exams not only safeguard vision but also contribute to overall health and well-being. Certain systemic conditions, such as diabetes, hypertension, and autoimmune disorders, can display symptoms in the eyes. By monitoring changes in the eyes during exams, we may detect early signs of these underlying health issues, perform further evaluation, and recommend management by other healthcare providers.

Contact Us for an Appointment Today!

  Prioritizing regular eye and vision exams is essential for maintaining optimal eye health and preserving your sight. At Eyecare Professionals in Washburn, Hazen, Mandan, ND, we provide comprehensive exams to learn more about your condition and personalized treatment plans for your unique needs. To schedule your appointment, contact our Washburn office at (701) 462-8636, our Mandan office at (701) 748-6533, or our Mandan location at (701) 663-2020. When you need an optometrist near me, we are happy to assist!

Locations

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Hours of Operation

Hazen Office

Monday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Friday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Washburn Office

Monday

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Tuesday

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday

Closed

Thursday

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Mandan Office

Monday

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Hazen Office

Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Washburn Office

Monday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Mandan Office

Monday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed