Welcome to Lake Norman Eye Care in Mooresville, NC
Ensuring crisp and clear vision is only one part of first-rate eye care. In addition to testing visual acuity, our eye doctors focus on the comprehensive and long-term health of your eyes and vision. Using the latest in optometric technology such as digital imaging, in our Mooresville office, we will inspect your eyes thoroughly with a comprehensive eye and vision assessment.
Our optometric experts stay up to date with the rapid progress of medicine and technology, so you benefit from precise diagnoses and optimal treatments. Many common eye diseases, such as macular degeneration, cataracts and glaucoma, do not present symptoms until a late stage. For early detection and effective medical treatment of eye disease, visit our highly qualified and skilled eye doctor regularly for a comprehensive eye exam.
Dr. Angela Harris Answers Your Questions...
A large part of the examination is finding out what the patient is experiencing and determining the type of dry eye causing the symptoms. We examine the surface of the eye under a microscope to look at the quantity and the quality of the tear film. Additionally, we examine the eyelids and the glands inside the eyelids to insure they are healthy. More about Dry Eyes...
There is a wide range of treatments including over the counter products. Many times using artificial tears and vitamin supplements can help boost the tear film. There are prescription eye drops that can aid in tear production. Also, Autologous serum eye drops are a popular treatment for severe dry eye syndrome. Autologous serum eye drops are eye drops manufactured from the patient’s own blood serum and plasma. More about Dry Eyes...
Of course – stay hydrated and making sure you consume enough water each day. Additionally, take breaks from your computer and smart phone. I recommend the 20/20/20 Rule – take a 20 second break every 20 minutes and look 20 feet away and blink your eyes. Finally, wearing sunglasses is critical to protecting the surface of the eye and the eyelids from UV exposure. More about Dry Eyes...
No Air Puff!
iCare tonometers are based on unique, patented rebound technology, in which a very light and small probe is used to make a momentary contact with the cornea.
Daytona Optos is a corneal topographer that is useful for the detection & evaluation of Dry Eye symptoms. With its built-in real keratometer and color camera, the Daytona Optos produces incredible images of your eye.
Optovue OCT technology generates high-resolution, three-dimensional (3D) images of the retina, optic disc and anterior segment, to give our doctor valuable information that aids in the diagnosis and management of ocular diseases.
- Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
- Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
- Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
- Saturday: Closed
- Sunday: Closed