You should have an eye exam every two years if you are between 16 and 59 years old.
Once a year if you:
- are under 16
- are 60 or over
- have ocular hypertentision or diabetes
- have glaucoma, or
- are 40 or over and your mother,father,brother,sister has glaucoma.
If you have problems with your eyes before your next NHS eye examination is due, you should arrange an appointment as soon as possible.