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Why You Need to Book a Comprehensive Eye Examination

For those of us blessed with healthy eyes, it's normal to forget about the importance of a routine eye examination. However, timely detection of any eye or vision problems is necessary to keeping your eyes healthy. This can easily be done with an annual eye exam.

Numerous optical diseases don't have any apparent symptoms. Consequently, individuals are often unaware that problems exist. You can schedule a thorough eye exam at our office in Clarksville, IN , with our experienced optometric team. Our Clarksville vision center uses cutting-edge equipment ensuring a complete examination.

Unfortunately, over than three million Americans have glaucoma, the main source of vision loss but only half of them know it. Glaucoma is often nicknamed ''the sneak thief of sight'' because it can strike absent of forewarning. The majority of adult Americans fail to use visual aids and don't schedule regular eye exams, therefore putting their eyes at risk.

Even worse, many Americans lack knowledge about the truth about glaucoma. In a poll, the American Optometric Association reported that well over half of Americans are under the false impression that glaucoma can be prevented. In actuality the disease is unpreventable, while it is treatable if diagnosed in the early stages, which makes regular screening even more important. Early diagnosis is also critical for thwarting the harmful outcomes of eye conditions including macular degeneration and cataracts.

Regular eye and vision examinations to check for eye and vision problems should be a priority. Be sure to set up regular eye exams with your local optometrist to keep up your vision and eye health for years to come.


Our office will be opening on Monday, May 18th. We will be following all CDC guidelines as well as those recommended by our National and State Organizations including the KOA and AOA as well as the Governor of Kentucky. We will be adding to our protocol to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. Due to the recommendations, we are following, all patients will need to call from the parking lot when they arrive. We will ask you if you are running a fever, or have symptoms of COVID-19. We may even take your temperature to keep for our records. We will ask that you remain in your car until we notify you to come to our office.

All patients entering the building must wear a mask or face covering.

We ask for your patience over the next few months as we work to get our patients rescheduled that had to be canceled during the closure. We will not be working at full capacity for some time and realize this will most likely cause delays in getting people rescheduled. We will also not be taking walk-in patients and ask that you please call if you need to be seen to set up an appointment. Please know that we are doing everything we can to take care of our patients during these difficult times.

You now can order contacts from the convenience of your home on our website by clicking here.
If you do not know your current prescription, please email us at or call us at 859-271-6194.
If you have insurance you would like to use, you will need to call us and we will be happy to place the order for you and submit it to your insurance.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you all soon,

Dr. Jason Glenn and Staff