Nothing is free and Everything has a cost, same policy applies here. Eye Testing is a service based industry, Qualified Optometrists spend years getting proper education and hands on training to be able to provide this service. 'Due to the rise in technology and advanced machines in the optical field, Customers and even some Eye-wear Retailers feel that since, an 'Auto Refracto-meter', is able to give a persons power instantly with above 80% accuracy, why does someone need to go to an optometrist. Our Salesperson knows how to work a Smartphone, Tablet as well as a Computer, they are qualified enough to work with a Refractometer as well. NO. This is far from the truth.
It's important to wear the correct prescription glasses or contacts to avoid these potential long-term effects on your vision and eye health. If you are experiencing any discomfort or changes in your vision, it's best to consult with an eye doctor for an eye exam and proper prescription. To know more click here.