Eye Wear

The Eye Chart in an Optometry Office

2019-01-10T01:51:32+00:00

Nearly every eye exam dating back decades opens with the reading of an eye chart. The original eye chart was designed by an ophthalmologist named Dr. Hermann Snellen in 1862. The purpose of an eye chart is to measure visual acuity without corrective lenses and the patient’s ability to see things accurately at different distances. [...]

The Eye Chart in an Optometry Office2019-01-10T01:51:32+00:00