Diagnostic and Treatment Technology

We are constantly looking at where technology can assist us do a better job at helping our patients. We generally like purchase something new each year that helps us to be faster or more accurate with your eye test.

For frame and lens technology, see Glasses menu.

 
 
 Retina Photo

Retina Photo

retinal photo

For monitoring issues in the retina and helps to detect macula degeneration and glaucoma.


corneal topography

Used to detect distorsion in the surface of the eye: astigmatism and keratoconus are commonly detected.

 Corneal Topography showing Astigmatism

Corneal Topography showing Astigmatism


 Young person with swollen retina (macula).

Young person with swollen retina (macula).

OCt

Optical Coherence Tomography is and advanced type of scan of the eye helping the optometrist to detect eye disease. Especially important if there is suspicion of macula degeneration or glaucoma.