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Primary Eye Care

Your Eye Health Is So Important And Our Team Is Ready To Help

The University Eye Center is the eye health and vision care teaching facility of the Southern California College of Optometry at Marshall B. Ketchum University. Comprised of faculty optometrists, specialists and student clinicians, we provide the following services:

  • Primary Eye Care
  • Cornea & Contact Lens
  • Pediatric Vision Care
  • Vision Therapy
  • Ocular Disease & Ophthalmology Consultation
  • Low Vision Rehabilitation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Keratoconus Management
  • Dry Eye Management
  • Myopia Control (Near Sightedness)
  • Sports Vision

What You Can Expect From a Comprehensive Eye and Vision Exam

  • Thorough, personalized visit where you will be asked:
  • Your medical and eye health history
  • To present all prescription glasses, contact lenses and sunglasses
  • A list of all prescribed and over the counter medications and nutritional supplements

The following tests will be performed

  • Visual acuity test
  • Eye alignment
  • Color vision screening
  • Eye movement assessment
  • External eye health exam
  • Refraction (to fine tune eyeglass prescription if needed)
  • Tonometry (to test eye pressure)
  • Pupil dilation and retinal photography for internal eye health exam
  • Binocular vision testing ( eye-teaming)
  • Visual field screening (peripheral vision)
  • Access to state-of-the-art technology and extensive specialty testing options.

If you require additional services, your doctor will explain your options to  you and assist with referrals and co-management with other specialty  clinics within the University Eye Center at Ketchum Health or to other health care professionals.

About Our Optical Showrooms

Based on the recommendations received during your comprehensive eye and vision exam, you will work with one of our knowledgeable opticians with expertise in lens selection and lens treatments. You can also choose from a wide range of high-end and economical frames that fit your needs. Learn more about our designer eyewear & contact lenses today.