Are you looking for a top-notch eye care practice where you and your family can get eye care and have eye exams? If so, you will want to come to our vision practice, Edward Soss, OD. At our Outer Mission eye care practice, our expert optometrist is Dr. Edward Soss.
Dr. Soss has been providing outstanding eye care to residents of our community for over 42 years. At our practice, we have a large selection of affordable prescription eyeglass frames as well as designer and vintage frames. We like to provide our patients with the most up-to-date information that will allow them to help keep their eyes healthy. Patients of all ages are able to come to us for Outer Mission eye care which includes comprehensive eye exams as well as contact lens exams and fittings. During an eye exam your eyes will be checked for their visual acuity. If you are found to have refractive errors, our optometrist will be able to write a vision prescription for you. Eyeglasses and contact lenses can both help with refractive errors including nearsightedness farsightedness and astigmatism. It used to be that people with astigmatism were not able to wear contact lenses. However, today people with astigmatism and dry eye can all comfortably wear contact lenses and experience excellent vision correction.
During your Outer Mission eye care exam, your eyes will also be screened for many different eye diseases and disorders. Among the different eye problems that your eyes will be examined and/or tested for are: glaucoma; cataracts; macular degeneration; diabetic retinopathy; retinal tears; dry eye; and other problems of the cornea, macula, and retina. Should you need advanced eye care for any diagnosed vision problem, our optometrist will be able to refer you to an expert ophthalmologist in the area who specializes in your area of need. There are many eye diseases that develop very slowly, so patients are not even aware that they have the eye disease. For this reason, it is very important to come into our practice for annual eye exams; this way any eye problems can be easily diagnosed and treated. When it comes to eye care, the old adage is certainly true that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. For an appointment to meet with our optometrist regarding Outer Mission eye care, contact us today.