What is Tele Optometry?

Tele Optometry is the practice of providing ocular health and vision care services to patients via telecommunications technology. This can include everything from conducting visual acuity tests to prescribing and dispensing eyeglasses or contact lenses. Tele Optometry can be a convenient and efficient way to receive eye care anywhere!

What can Tele Optometry help with?

Tele Optometry can be used to diagnose and treat a variety of eye conditions, including cataracts, glaucoma, and macular degeneration. It can also be used to provide general information about eye health and vision care.

Digital eye exams can determine your eyeglasses or contact lens prescription as well. 

You can get treated for infections, redness, styes & more! Here are 8 common infections to look out for:

Common Eye Infections

Who can Benefit from it?

Anyone who needs access to eye care services can benefit from tele optometry. This includes people who live in remote or rural areas, as well as those who have difficulty accessing traditional eye care clinics. Tele Optometry can also be beneficial for people who have busy schedules or who are unable to take time off work to see an eye doctor.


Tele Optometry can offer a number of advantages, including increased access to eye care, improved efficiency and convenience, and lower costs. Tele Optometry can also be used to reach people who might not otherwise have access to eye care, such as those living in remote or rural areas.

How Does Telehealth Eye Care Work?

Here at TeleEyes, it allows for Opticians, Optometrists, & Ophthalmologists to perform eye care virtually. During a telehealth eye care visit, you will be able to see and speak with your eye doctor. This can be on any device like a computer, tablet, or smartphone. Your eye doctor will be able to assess your vision and eye health, prescribe medication, treat minor infections, and provide other services. Here are the steps to booking your appointment:

Setup an Account

Create an account and fill out a brief demographic and your medical history. You also have the option to upload your insurance to get your examination covered!

Choose Your Exam

After all of your information is updated, you can choose which optometrist you want to schedule an appointment with. 

Get Connected

Once you have scheduled your online eye exam, we’ll connect you with your eye care provider!

Will Insurance Cover My Virtual Eye Exam?

If you have a comprehensive vision plan, your insurance will cover the cost of your virtual eye exam. If you do not have vision insurance, or your plan does not cover virtual exams, you can still expect to pay an affordable price.

Book an Appointment Today!

Book an online eye exam today and save the trip of having to go to your doctor!