Health & Safety

January 8, 2016
 

Base optometry access for active duty dependents, retirees, retiree dependents

Base optometry access for active duty dependents, retirees and retiree dependents available Jan. 11.

Beginning Jan. 11, the Optometry Clinic located within 412th Aerospace Medicine in Bldg. 3925, will be opening access to care for active duty dependents, retirees and retiree dependents for routine eye exams. 
The Optometry Clinic provides state-of-the-art, comprehensive eye care. This includes, but is not limited to: prescription of eyeglasses, contact lens prescription updates (not initial contact lens fittings), diagnosis and treatment of chronic eye diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinal exams as well as acute eye related problems. 
For routine eye exams, patients should bring in their current prescription glasses or a copy of their old prescription.  Patients coming in for a contact lens prescription update should wear their current contact lenses to the appointment.  Patients also need to provide a copy of the current lens prescription, or bring in the contact lens boxes. 
All appointments are scheduled by the main appointment line at 661-277-7118, option 1, 4. For more information, call 661-277-5091. For any questions call 661-277-5091.




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