Wed, 11/04/2020 - 15:37
Visual Field Exam
A visual field examination is an examination designed to verify the integrity of the range of vision for each eye, including central and peripheral vision. This examination is an important integral part of every comprehensive visual examination conducted at City Eye Center, especially screening for glaucoma, retinal diseases and diseases related to damage to the optic pathway in the brain.
The test is performed by distinguishing light points in space, with a device called a "field of view meter" that summarizes the results in a computer. This computer gives a general picture of the patient's field of vision within 6 minutes for each eye. proving a report that can be analysed by your neuro-ophthalmologist.