Get an iWellness Exam at Wink Eyecare Boutique in Potomac, MD
Routine comprehensive eye exams that include more than just checking your vision for a refractive error, but also adds a thorough retinal evaluation are extremely important for the ongoing health of your eyes. This is because eye threatening diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and others often show no discernible symptoms in the early stages, and can only be detected through specialized optometric instruments. The iWellnessExam SD-OCT by Optovue is the latest key piece to the advanced detection options offered by Wink Eyecare Boutique.
The iWellnessExam provides the highest quality picture of your retina and optic nerve available in the optometric world tonday. In fact, the images provided by the iWellnessExam are so precise that your eye doctor is able to analyze your eyes in cross-sections thinner than a human hair! This allows for detection of diseases long before signs can be seen by traditional exam methods. Early detection at this level means consistently better patient outcomes overall.
Since the results of the iWellnessExam are saved digitally, your eye doctor will also have an electronic record of your eyes every year to compare with previous years. This further helps with detection, as significant changes in your retina and optic nerve from year to year can often signal the beginnings of certain diseases.