Getting immediate care when you have an eye emergency is important for avoiding permanent vision damage. The team at VistaSite Eye Care in New York City have the experience and expertise to manage your eye care emergency effectively. Whether you have eye trauma, sudden vision loss, or any other eye emergency, call or book your appointment online today at the nearest VistaSite Eye Care office in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Valley Stream, or Washington Heights.
Any time your eye or eyelid is injured, it’s important to seek emergency eye care at VistaSite Eye Care immediately. Your vision is a delicate thing, and injuries can mean permanent damage if not treated quickly.
Eye injuries that require immediate attention include:
Also, symptoms of infection and sudden changes in vision, especially if you have a diagnosis of glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy, may necessitate seeking immediate medical attention.
While some of these symptoms may be present with certain long-term conditions, sudden onset of any of the following may mean there’s a significant problem requiring emergency eye care:
Delaying care if you have these symptoms may result in permanent damage to your eyes, so schedule an appointment with VistaSite Eye Care right away.
First, if you know you have a cut or foreign object in your eye, or suffered some other eye trauma, you should avoid doing any of the following to prevent further injury:
If you need emergency care, contact or come to any of the VistaSite Eye Care locations in Brooklyn, Manhattan, the Bronx, Valley Stream, or Washington Heights. All the offices are open seven days a week and equipped to deal with your eye emergencies. If your emergency happens outside of business hours, go to your nearest emergency room.
To learn more, call VistaSite Eye Care or schedule an appointment online today.