Exemplary Eye Care in Charlotte
Eye Care Associates of Charlotte’s priority is to give high-quality, exemplary eye care to all our patients. We can meet all your needs, from helping to manage and treat ocular diseases such as cataracts and uveitis to perfecting your vision with glasses or contacts. Our office is open every day of the week except Sundays, and we have varied hours to help fit your schedule. We also provide 24/7 emergency care to our patients.
We make it our mission at Eye Care Associates to provide patients with the best Ocular healthcare. Along with a complete eye health examination, you’ll receive routine exams and diagnoses from well-trained doctors that include presbyopia, astigmatism, myopia (near-sightedness) and hyperopia (far-sightedness). We also specialize in medical diagnoses like dry eye, diabetes, glaucoma suspect, foreign body, and cataracts. We’re committed to educating our patients while showing them how the treatment process works. We bill routine vision exams to a patient’s vision insurance plan if applicable. If in the event your routine exam turns into a medical exam, we will bill your medical health plan, so have your medical insurance card handy. Schedule your appointment today for and take advantage of our comprehensive eye care!
Medical Eye Exams
Focused On Healthy Vision
Preserving your eye health is the primary goal of the doctors at Eye Care Associates. Some of the ways they do this is by offering the following services:
- Treatment for dry, irritated eyes or excessive tearing
- Treatment of eye infections
- Treatment of eye allergies for patients of all ages
- Removal of foreign bodies from the eye
- Treatment of eye injuries & arrangement for surgical care, if needed
- Diagnosis & management of eye diseases such as glaucoma, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy & macular degeneration
Low Vision Services
Eye Care Associates offers low vision services for patients with a partial loss in vision that surgery, medications, eyeglasses and contact lenses can’t adequately correct. Our low vision therapy includes an evaluation of the patient’s visual abilities and a prescription of low vision devices. Causes of low vision typically include:
- Macular Degeneration
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Inherited Retinal Degenerative Diseases
- Optic Nerve Atrophy
Our goal is to optimize the use of your vision in your daily routine for work on a computer, reading, writing or hobbies.
Ocular Care and Advanced Technology
Our office provides 24/7 emergency eye care to our patients. We can assist with the treatment and co-management of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, uveitis, macular degeneration, cataracts, the effects of diabetes on the ocular system, and dry eye syndrome. We take care of all aspects of your ocular wellness, and we utilize state-of-the-art technology to ensure you’re getting the best care, every time. Some of the equipment we utilize includes:
- Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
- Optomap Retinal Imaging
- Marco OPD Scan III
- Humphrey Visual Field
- iCare Tonometer
- Pachmate Pachymetry
- MyFit Mirrors for Customized Prescription Lens Measurements
Eye Care Associates of Charlotte’s team of optometrists, opticians, and technicians put their focus on your complete ocular health, and we can meet all of your visual needs with respect for your lifestyle and hobbies.
Our exceptional staff will assist in customizing your eyewear based upon your individual needs. We carry the latest fashion trends from quality brands like Vera Wang, Kate Spade, and Oakley. Every pair of eyeglasses you purchase comes with a warranty. Our goal is quality, from the frames you select to the service you receive from our doctors and staff. We carry the latest fashion trends in eyewear.
For those patients who want an alternative to prescription eyewear our doctors fit a variety of contact lenses. From assisting you with applying the lenses and taking them out a few times in the office to ensure you’re comfortable with them, to making sure you know how to provide the proper care for them, our team will show you how much we care about your eye care. We use advanced fitting techniques and can fit your eyes with contacts even after ocular surgery. Again, we only stock the best products with the highest customer satisfaction.
Common lenses and manufacturers we prescribe include but are not limited to:
- Art Optical
We are also proud to offer the following extensive services:
- Treatment of Ocular Surface Disease
- Keratoconus Treatment
- Lenses for Irregular Astigmatism
- Post-Surgical Contact Lenses