Interview with Dr.Armstrong
1.When should people go in to see an optometrist?
People should be seen at ages four or five; before kindergarten.
2.How often should people go to see the optometrist?
People should go see the optometrist every two or three years.
3.What are the most common problems that people wear glasses for?
Trouble seeing the blackboard in school or getting a headache when reading are two of the most common problems.
4.Do peoples eyes get worse as they get older?
Yes, they usually do and there's nothing that they can do or an optometrist can do to cure it.
5.Is it true that contacts make eye sight worse?
Contacts do not make eye sight worse; glasses don't either.
6.Are there any eye diseases that glasses can cure?
No, glasses can't cure eye diseases.
7.How much would the least expensive pair of glasses cost?
Reading glasses cost about $10. or $12.
8.How much would the most expensive pair of glasses cost?
The most expensive pair of glasses would cost about $500. to $600.
9.How much does an eye exam cost?
About $10 or $15 for a visit; sometimes even $85.00.