Standard ophthalmic exam

Alternative Names

Routine eye examination; Eye exam – standard; Snellen chart

Definition of Standard ophthalmic exam

A standard ophthalmic exam is a series of tests done to check your vision and the health of your eyes.


Paul B. Griggs, MD, Department of Ophthalmology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA . Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 2/22/2007

Visual acuity test
Visual field test

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