The Optos Retinal Scan provides our doctors with an instantaneous digital image your retina without the use of dilating drops. The images acquired provide a comprehensive view of the majority of the retina and allow for a specific baseline of retinal health to be established. The images are stored and can be used to compare to future findings. Our doctors are recommending this latest technology as an important part of a yearly comprehensive vision examination. For the latest information on this exciting diagnostic technology click on the retinal image.
The Ocular Coherence Tomographer aka "OCT" uses light technology to penetrate into the eye and create detailed cross sections of ocular structure most notably the retina. The actual retinal cellular layers can be visualized and assessed for disease and compromise such as wet macular degeneration and many other concerns. The combination of optos and OCT provides for the most comprehensive assessment of retinal ocular health available today. For the latest information on this technology click on the retinal cross section
Please note: Our doctors recommend Optos imaging for patients of all ages at every annual comprehensive exam. At the same time are doctors also recommend having an OCT Wellness Screening for those with any of the following conditions to include HTN, elevated cholesterol, heart disease, diabetes, arthritic disease, cancer, and/or family history of glaucoma and/or macular degeneration. We offer a combination package of Optos and OCT at a significant discount - please ask a staff member for details.