How do I look inside your eye?
The headgear I'm wearing gets a lot of jokes from patients. And to their credit, it does look pretty intense once it's on.
What I'm wearing here is sort of like a fancy headlamp.
When your eyes are dilated, I use this light and a magnifying glass to get a better look at your retina!
Your eyes can tell us a lot about your overall health. We can detect high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol and a multitude of other diseases like multiple sclerosis and certain brain tumors.
Which brings me to the question, when was your last eye exam? Come see me - we want to keep those eyes healthy!