Your Eye Emergency Can’t Be Ignored
Whenever there’s an urgent risk to your vision or eye health, you have an eye emergency on your hands. It’s absolutely vital that you act fast to avoid potential eye damage or vision loss. But you can’t deal with an eye emergency alone.
If you or someone you love experiences an eye emergency, you need an eye doctor’s help now. At Los Gatos Vision Center, we have the equipment and expertise to handle a wide range of eye emergencies. Trust us to provide the support you need.
Eye Emergencies Explained
Possible Signs of Eye Emergencies
- Suddenly loss of vision
- New floaters or flashes
- Large patches of blurred vision
- Acute eye pain
- Acute headaches or loss of balance
- Acute inflammation
What to Do in Eye Emergencies
There are 2 things you should never do in an eye emergency:
- Ignore the problem
- Try to solve it yourself
Instead, contact your optometrist immediately—even if you aren’t sure your problem counts as an emergency. When your vision might be at stake, it’s best not to risk it.
Los Gatos Vision Center commonly handles eye emergencies of many kinds. If you cannot contact us for any reason, please proceed to the closest emergency room.
Our Location in Los Gatos
Where Is Your Practice?
Our practice is on North Santa Cruz Avenue, at the corner of Bachman Avenue. If you’re early for your appointment, you’ll find eateries and plenty of other shops nearby to explore.
- 233 N Santa Cruz Avenue
- Los Gatos, CA 95030
- Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
- Friday: Closed
- Saturday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Sunday: Closed
Our Eye Care Services
Adult & Senior Eye Exams
Regular eye exams let your eye doctor detect early signs of eye diseases and vision problems. Learn more about how eye exams help preserve your ocular health and vision.
Children’s Eye Exams
As children grow, their eyes require special attention to promote healthy development. Learn when to take your children for eye exams and how the process works.
Contact Lens Exams, Fittings, & Brands
Contact lenses may help you see clearly without needing to wear glasses. Find out how our contact lens exams can match you with comfortable, effective products.