While everyone should have annual eye examinations, certain factors may make it more urgent that you have your eyes checked. Conditions that may put you more at risk for ocular disease include:
- Hypertension (high blood pressure)
- Heart Disease
- High Cholesterol
- Thyroid Disease
- Connective tissue disease like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Sarcoidosis
- Many systemic medications
Please visit our “Eye Health Blog” for more information on these and many more conditions.