Eye Exams: An Important Component of Back-to-School Preparedness

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Poway Eyeworks reminds parents of the importance of a comprehensive eye exam to prepare children for the new school year. According to the American Optometric Association (AOA), 25 percent of school-aged children have vision problems.

Eye Exams for Children

Child-friendly eye exams at Poway Eyeworks

“Early identification is critical as children are more responsive to treatment when problems are diagnosed early,” said Dr. Michelle King, optometrist.

While new shoes, clothes and school supplies are the standard back-to-school staples, Poway Eyeworks reminds parents that it’s also important that children receive a comprehensive eye exam to prepare them for success in the upcoming school year.

By scheduling an eye health and vision exam, optometrists can ensure a child is seeing as clearly as possible, and all of their other visual skills are ready to handle the demands of the new school year.

According to the American Optometric Association (AOA), 25 percent of school-aged children have vision problems. “Early identification is critical as children are more responsive to treatment when problems are diagnosed early,” said Dr. Michelle King, optometrist.

To help uncover and correct possible vision problems, Poway Eyeworks is currently scheduling thorough eye examinations including vision and health testing for both new and returning students. You can schedule an exam on their website http://www.powayeyeworks.com or by calling them at (858) 842-3006.

About Poway Eyeworks

Poway Eyeworks is an optometrist office located in Poway, CA on the northeast corner of Pomerado Road and Ted Williams Parkway. Poway Eyeworks specializes in offering thorough eye exams and the latest styles of eyeglasses and sunglasses with frames from more than 30 designers. The on-site lab allows it to maintain strict quality control on prescription eyeglasses plus it provides faster turnarounds and greater flexibility in customizing eyewear. In addition, they speak Spanish and Thai in the office.

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