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Dr. Leverett enjoys helping patients with hard to fit contact lenses and persistant dry eye problems. She will take the time to listen to each patient and come up with a plan of treatment to meet their visual needs and help alleviate their symptoms. If you or a loved one have been told that you can’t wear contact lenses or have a problem with dry eyes that you just can’t get under control, come to Leverett Eyecare. Dr. Leverett will help you.

Facilities and Equipment

Dr. Leverett is committed to providing her patients with the highest standards of eye care. She recommends an Optomap Retinal Exam as part of your eye exam. This exam is quick, comfortable and very simple: Nothing touches your eye during the process. The exam provides Dr. Leverett with important information about your health, without the need for pupil dilation. Optomap can detect early signs of Diabetic Retinopathy, Hypertension, Age Related Macular Degereration, Retinal Detachment and more. Early detection is key to treating many eye diseases without loss of vision.

The visual system is a delicate and complicated part of the human anatomy. All parts of the eye and many parts of the body affect your ability to see correctly. In our comprehensive eye exams, the health of your eyes is fully evaluated. Just as you have a Primary Care doctor for you overall health, it’s important to have a Primary Eye Care physician. Your eye health goes beyond a simple vision test; primary eye care includes a comprehensive vision screening and eye health examination. It is recommended that you have a comprehensive eye exams every one to two years.

Leverett Eye Care caters to the individual needs of each patient with well trained staff members who provide personalized attention. We do much more than just check your vision and provide you with eyeglasses. We provide comprehensive eye care and full treatment and management of eye conditions in order to ensure internal and external eye health and correct vision. We find that our extensive use of technology and highly trained staff allows the doctors at Leverett Eye Care to spend more one-on-one time with our patients.

You will find that your eye examination is a pleasant and interesting experience. Based on modern optometric techniques, the examination consists of a series of tests integrated with each other that allow us to observe and measure your eyes with your active participation. Additional tests will be performed to assess the muscular balance of your eyes; how well your eyes work as a team, and how well your eyes focus.

At the conclusion of the eye exams, we will explain the results of the tests and make recommendations for any needed preventative or remedial vision care. When you visit our office, you will leave knowing you have had a comprehensive vision and eye health examination by experienced and caring professionals

Our full range of vision services include examination of children and adults, contact lens fitting of all types, and co-management of laser and cataract surgery.

We Provide Diagnosis and Treatment of:

Glaucoma, Cataracts, Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Eye Disease, Dry Eye, Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye and Infections), Corneal Abrasions, Seasonal Allergic Eye Problems and Eye Injuries, among other eye problems.

What you should expect in our comprehensive eye exams:
  • Vision evaluation
  • Testing for glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, and other retinal diseases or disorders
  • Screening for diabetes, high blood pressure, and other systemic health conditions
  • Tests for peripheral vision, intraocular pressure, and eye health
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We kindly ask that you bring the following to your eye exams:
  • All glasses that you use or have used, including sunglasses
  • Current contact lens prescription (boxes will work)
  • A list of your current medications
  • All medical and vision insurance cards