Instruments


Lauren Ballard May, O.D.
Zeiss Clarus
  • A scan to show a healthy eye or detect disease.
  • A view of the retina, giving your doctor a more detailed view and showing the patient what the doctor is viewing.
  • Chance to ask the doctors questions or concerns you may have when viewing the images.
  • The Claurs Retinal Exam is fast, easy, and comfortable for all ages. To have the exam, you simply look into the device one eye at a time and you will see a comfortable flash of light to let you know the image of your retina has been taken. The photo is then pulled on the screen so that the doctor and the patient can view together.

Lauren Ballard May, O.D.
OCT Ziess Special Testing

OCT has emerged as the standard of care in diagnosing ocular manifestations of disease such as Age Related Macula Degeneration (AMD), Glaucoma, migraines, Diabetes, retina and optic nerve disorders, etc. This technology gives us a 3-Dimensional MRI type image of the retina to allow access to the retina and optic nerve that we previously could not view. This allows an earlier and thorough treatment strategies.


Lauren Ballard May, O.D.
Zeiss Humphrey Visual Field with Liquid Lens technology

A visual field is a test that is used to measure the peripheral and central visual points. The doctors use the fields to help diagnose, determine the severity of and continue to monitor conditions, such as glaucoma. The field presents a light that is repeated in different regions of the instrument to assess and map out the areas of damage.

Here is a small list of why our doctors may perform a visual field.

  • Glaucoma
  • Macular degeneration
  • Brain tumor
  • Strokes
  • High blood pressure
  • Multiple Sclerosis