State-of-the-Art Medical Equipment
At Illinois Eye Care Centers and Image Optics, we offer onsite cutting edge technology so you won't have to travel far for the right diagnosis.
The technology used for Retinal Photography, non-invasively photographs the optic nerve, blood vessels and retinal tissue that lines the back of the eye. These images allow for a thorough evaluation of the health of the back of the eye; allows for side by side comparison of retinal status from year to year and provides an easy method for documentation and correspondence between specialists.
How it works: The patient sits in from of the machine, resting their chin and forehand against a rest to assist with the stillness while the image is captured.
Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
This is piece of equipment provides non-invasive imaging to examine specific layers of the eye such as the cornea, retina and optic nerve, measuring their thickness and evaluating regularity. It also helps assess the fit of speciality Scleral and Hybrid contact lenses.
How it works: The patient sits in front of the machine, resting their chin and forehead against the a rest to assist with stillness resulting in the clearest image as the OTC scans the eye.