When should an adults eyes be examined?

  • Posted on: 10 March 2015
  • By: gassrini

Adult examinations of the eyes should be performed on a regular basis. o Young adults (ages 20 - 39) should have their eyes examined every three-five years.

  • Adults ages (ages 40 - 64) should have their eyes examined every two-four years.
  • Seniors (over 65 years of age) should have their eyes examined every one-two years.

High risk adults include:

  • People with diabetes
  • People with glaucoma or strong family history of glaucoma
  • People with AIDS/HIV