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Tega Cay Eye Care

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1151 Stonecrest Blvd.
Tega Cay, SC 29708-6555
Phone: 803-802-4733

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:30am5:00pm
Tuesday9:30am5:00pm
Wednesday9:30am5:00pm
Thursday9:30am5:00pm
Friday9:30am5:00pm
Saturday9:00am2:30pm
SundayClosedClosed
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At Tega Cay Eye Care, we strive to provide comprehensive, primary eye care for the whole family. Preventative and routine eye exams are important to maintaining good eye health. Often, eye and vision problems do not have obvious symptoms or signs, but are easily diagnosed by a licensed optometrist. By diagnosing eye and vision conditions early on, our optometrist is able provide treatment options and in many cases restore or prevent vision loss. The American Optometric Association recommends yearly or bi-yearly eye and vision exams, depending on whether you are at-risk or not.

Eye Exam and Consultation

During an eye exam, we will ask you questions about any symptoms or issues you are experiencing, medications your are currently taking, any blurry vision, your work environment, and your overall health. Family history and previous eye or vision conditions will also be discussed during this part of the examination. We will consider this information when determining any treatments or recommendations.

Vision Testing

Regular vision testing and evaluations ensure that you always have the clearest vision possible. Our Tega Cay optometrist provides regular vision acuity test as part of a comprehensive eye exam. We will measure how each eye is seeing by using a wall eye chart and a reading eye chart. The results of these tests are portrayed as a fraction, with 20/20 being the standard for normal distance and reading vision. Depending on the results of your vision test, we may prescribe corrective glasses, contacts, or eye exercises.

Eye Function Testing

In addition to vision testing, an eye exam in our Tega Cay office includes testing eye functionality. Our optometrist performs several tests to evaluate depth perception, color vision, eye muscle capabilities, peripheral vision, and responsiveness to light. Several other simple tests are completed to determine whether the eyes are focusing, moving, and working together properly. The test results enable us to diagnose any underlying conditions that may be impairing the eyes ability to focus or work together.

Eye Health

As part of a comprehensive eye exam, our Tega Cay optometrist examines the overall health of the eye through a visual examination and tonometry. We evaluate eye health by visually inspecting the eye and eyelids using magnification and a bright light. To examine the internal structures of the eye, we may dilate the pupils. Increased eye pressure may be an indicator of glaucoma, so we utilize tonometry to measure eye pressure. After completing these short tests, we review the results and discusses any necessary treatment options with you. Contact us at 803-802-4733 today to schedule a comprehensive eye exam.

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We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.

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I have been going to TCEC for about 4 years now and they are fantastic. Everyone there is focused on making sure every patient has the best care. I highly recommend them.

- Brandi McAtee

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:30am5:00pm
Tuesday9:30am5:00pm
Wednesday9:30am5:00pm
Thursday9:30am5:00pm
Friday9:30am5:00pm
Saturday9:00am2:30pm
SundayClosedClosed

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Tega Cay Eye Care
1151 Stonecrest Blvd.
(in WalMart Supercenter)

Tega Cay, SC 29708-6555
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