Eye Exams

What to Know about Geriatric Eye Health, Fort McMurray Seniors

In order to help you maintain optimal geriatric eye health in Fort McMurray, Eye Image offers comprehensive senior eye exams. Alberta Health Care covers routine senior eye exams for patients 65 and older, as well as most related eye care services. Coverage is typically limited to one complete eye exam per year, though some exceptions may be based upon clinical need. Patients with glaucoma, diabetes or cataracts may require additional follow-up procedures.

Changes to Your Vision Are Inevitable

Remember, changes to your vision as you age are inevitable. However, being proactive with your eye health by getting an annual eye exam is one of the best ways you can ensure that you preserve as much of your vision as possible. Many eye diseases and conditions, including cataracts, are much more likely to develop as you age. Eye Image recognizes the importance of providing senior eye exams in Fort McMurray. We strongly encourage you to take advantage of your Alberta Health coverage and call us today to schedule your next appointment for a thorough senior eye exam!