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At Bright Eyes Vision Clinic, Dr. Bruce Colton and our entire Murphy optometry team are committed to providing advanced vision care in a professional and comfortable environment. As an optometrist in Murphy, our primary eye care service includes a complete eye exam that analyzes eye health and vision function. In addition to eye exams and vision testing, Dr. Colton and our team of optometry professionals provide testing and treatment for glaucoma, cataracts and macular degeneration. We also offer glasses, contact lenses, and pre- and post-operative care.
Dr. Colton and the Bright Eyes Vision Clinic team take routine eye exams very seriously. During an examination, our Murphy patients will receive a history review, a series of vision and eye tests, assessments of eye focusing and movement, and an eye health evaluation. Dr. Colton will discuss any additional testing that may be required to diagnose an eye disease or condition. Call us a today at 972-578-2020 to schedule an appointment.
Not sure that glasses are for you? Ask our Murphy staff about contact lenses. Advances in the field of optometry have produced a variety of different types of contact lenses with a range of benefits. Rigid gas-permeable (RGP), daily disposable soft, extended-wear (sleep approved), cosmetic and prosthetic are various types of contact lens options available today. Dr. Colton will discuss the various options with you to determine which type will best fit your needs and lifestyle. Schedule your examination today by calling 972-578-2020. There are many advantages to consider when determining which contact lenses are right for you, and our knowledgeable staff is here to answer any questions.
Laser assisted in situ keratomileusis, commonly referred to as LASIK, is a corrective alternative to glasses or contact lenses. Like glasses or contact lenses, LASIK is a method for treating refractive conditions including nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. At Bright Eyes Vision Clinic, Dr. Colton provides pre- and post-operative exams for LASIK and other eye procedures. Call 972-578-2020 today to schedule an examination to see whether you are a candidate for LASIK.
Dr. Colton is trained and board certified to diagnose and treat bacterial and viral infections, inflammation, eye lacerations and removal of foreign bodies. Many patients with a painful red eye will visit an emergency room or urgent care. After ensuring that your vital signs are stable, the emergency doctor will prescribe antibiotic drops and refer you to a primary eye care doctor who has the diagnostic tools necessary to accurately treat the red or painful eye. Although doctors in emergency settings have received some training on eye pathology, they simply do not have access to the specialized microscopes and diagnostic coloring agents required to properly diagnose eye conditions. If you have a red or painful eye, save yourself a trip by coming straight to Dr. Colton. Whether you have an infection, inflammation, a foreign body or injury, Dr. Colton will properly diagnose and treat you.