If you are experiencing any sudden change in your vision, pain, discomfort, discharge or redness your eyesight may be at risk which requires prompt treatment to prevent vision loss. At West Broward Eyecare we are here to make you feel comfortable and get you better as fast as possible. The majority of time we have same day appointments for ocular emergencies. We know your eyesight and ocular health, especially when in a time of need, is important and we will try to the best of our abilities to accommodate you.
If you have any of the following please contact us immediately:
– Sensitivity to light
– Sudden loss of all or part of your vision
– Onset of flashing lights, floaters or an increase in the amount of flashes and floaters
– Foreign body
– Double vision
– Abnormal discharge
– Chemical contact with eye
– Excessive tearing
If you feel you have an ocular emergency, please telephone our office at (954) 726-0204 so we can schedule you appropriately or advise you on what steps to take next. If one of our doctors is not available to assist or direct you, report to your nearest emergency room.
We have an after hour appointment line if needed through our answering service. Please don’t hesitate to call if you are having an emergency.