Eye Health & Eye Exams

An annual eye exam is one of the most important diagnostic and preventative measures you can take to protect your vision and health. Keeping your prescription up to date is all a part of maintaining a Better You.

Most doctors inside or next to Visionworks are independent and own their own practice. Doctors in some locations may be employed by Visionworks.

Recommended Eye Examination frequency

The American Optometric Association recommends the following examination guideline for early detection of visual problems in children and adults:

Age Examination Frequency
Birth to 24 months By 6 months of age or as recommended
2 to 5 years At 3 years of age
5 to 19 years Annually
19 to 60 years Every one to two years or as recommended
61 and older Annually or as recommended