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TRUMBULL
6515 Main Street, Suite 8L
Trumbull, CT 06611

SOUTHPORT
2600 Post Road
Southport, CT 06890

NORWALK
444 Westport Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06851

STAMFORD
1425 Bedford Street
Stamford, CT 06905

Trumbull
203-374-2020
Southport
203-255-4005
Norwalk
203-840-1991
Stamford
203-357-0204
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Emergency Eye Care Services

Providing Emergency Eye Care Services in Trumbull, Southport, Norwalk and Stamford

caucasian family pyramidWe offer emergency services that require immediate and urgent eye care. If your eye is injured, don’t try to judge the severity of it. Immediately seek the opinion of an eye doctor to lessen the risk of hurting your vision. We understand ocular emergencies can arise at any time.

Please call us for further instructions. Use your best judgment. If you feel your vision issue is urgent, do not delay treatment – visit your nearest emergency treatment center.

Norwalk 203-374-2020

 

Southport 203-255-4005

 

Stamford 203-840-1991

 

Trumbull 203-357-0204

 

Eye Safety – Safety Eyewear – Eye Injury Prevention

This short video stresses the importance of knowing the hazards at home and the workplace regarding your eyes. In this video, we review a few actual incidents where people lost part or all of their vision, along with one whose vision was saved by safety eyewear.

Symptoms that require emergency service include, but are not limited to:

  • Sudden loss of vision
  • Sudden double vision
  • Sudden red/painful eye
  • Pink Eye
  • New onset flashes and/or floaters
  • Foreign body in the eye (especially metal or chemicals)
  • New or worsening swelling or pain after eye surgery

Things NOT to do while waiting for professional medical assistance:

  • DO NOT press on an injured eye or allow the victim to rub the eye(s).
  • DO NOT attempt to remove a foreign body that is resting on the cornea (the clear surface of the eye through which we see) or that appears to be embedded in any part of the eye.
  • DO NOT use dry cotton (including cotton swabs) or sharp instruments (such as tweezers) on the eye.
  • DO NOT attempt to remove an embedded object.

DO call our office in Norwalk 203-374-2020, Southport 203-255-4005, Stamford 203-840-1991 or Trumbull 203-357-0204 for further instructions! We are here for you!