Which eye has the problem?
Does the problem cause vision loss or blur?
Did the problem occur suddenly or gradually?
How severe is the problem?
Is it worse at any specific distance?
How long does it last?
How long has the problem been occurring
Are there associated symptoms?
Does anything help the problem?
When do you wear your glasses?
What style are you interested in?
Please check ‘yes’ or ‘no’ for each question and write in any essential information:
Past Ocular History
Family Ocular/Medical History
Constitutional -- Do you CURRENTLY have...
Ear, Nose, Throat
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If your plan requires a referral and you have not obtained one, your examination may need to be rescheduled.
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We require payment at the time services are rendered. Please contact the physician and/or the office manager to discuss a payment plan, if necessary before seeing the doctor.
In an effort to provide you with flexible payment arrangements, we have expanded our payment policy.
We offer the following payment options:
Please make your choice and type your name below. If none of the above apply, please see the office manager. Thank you.
Our office is fully approved and accredited user of the Visa and Master Card Health Care Program which will enable you to use your Credit Card to automatically cover amounts not paid by your insurance. You may also choose a comfortable amount to be automatically billed to your Credit Card on a monthly basis.
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