Types of Exams & Consultations Available
Comprehensive Eye Health and Vision Examination
This is the basis for all patients who are being seen for their initial or routine examination with Christina. It will take up to 1 hour and may cover:
Glaucoma Nerve Fibre Laser Screening
This is performed using a Ziess Glaucoma Dx Laser Scanner and with take up to 15 minutes. It helps in detecting Glaucoma much earlier than conventional methods and allows treatment to commence earlier.
It will be recommended if:
Glaucoma Nerve Fibre Laser Threshold Analysis
This will be performed if your results during the Glaucoma Nerve Fibre Laser Screening are outside the normal range for your age and ethnicity. It is used to gather more detailed information which is used in the decision making process when arranging your ongoing care.
Visual Field Analysis
This analysis is used to asses your visual pathways and will take up to half and hour. It is best done in the morning or a time when you are not tired as a good level of concentration needs to be maintained. It will be recommended if: