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Eye exams in Elm Grove, WI

Our Elm Grove location offers eye exams for children, adults & patients with special needs. New patients are always welcome.

 What happens during an eye exam?

Your overall health, previous visits, and current symptoms will determine the specific tests included in your next eye exam. In general, a comprehensive adult eye exam may include:

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Optomap® Eye Exams

*Eye exams with Optomap® retinal imaging are available at the following locations: Elm Grove, Milwaukee (Layton Ave), Franklin, Greenfield, Pewaukee, Racine (Douglas Ave), Janesville, Madison (Odana Ave), and Appleton.

How Often Do I Need My Eyes Checked?

The American Optometric Association recommends the following guidelines for people with no signs of eye or vision problems:

6 - 24 MONTHS First exam at 6 months*
2 - 5 YEARS At age 3, and again before starting 5k
6 - 18 YEARS Once a year
19 - 60 YEARS Every 1-2 years or as recommended by doctor
60+ YEARS Once a year

*For children younger than 3, please contact us for a referral

If any of the following are true, please schedule an eye exam right away:

  • Your last eye exam was over 2 years ago
  • You use computers, phones, or other digital screens for extended periods of time
  • You occasionally experience headaches that blur your vision
  • You experience an increase in ‘floaters,’ spots or bright flashes
  • You experience chronic pain, redness, dryness, itching, discharge, or irritated skin around the eyes
  • You’ve received an injury to the eye or eye area
Affordable eye exams for kids, adults and seniors in Elm Grove WI

Personalized eye exams & optometry care

Eye exams at Wisconsin Vision in Elm Grove combine state-of-the-art equipment with caring, experienced eye doctors. During your eye exam, we’ll explain the procedures, answer your questions and recommend personalized vision solutions based on the results.

Eye exam services include:

General health concerns including high blood pressure, diabetes, and side effects from medications can affect the health of your eyes. Regular eye exams protect your vision and prevent complications down the road. When in doubt, get your eyes checked!

Kids' eye exams

We provide affordable eye exams for toddlers and kids ages 3 and up (for infants and toddlers under 3 please contact us for a referral). 

Back to school eye exams in Elm Grove

State law requires all Wisconsin schools to request children have a comprehensive eye exam from an optometrist or ophthalmologist before starting kindergarten. The same law also requires optometrists and doctors to work to reduce or waive the cost of childhood eye exams for parents who might have difficulty paying.

Learn more about pediatric eye exams and explore current deals and discounts including eye exam special pricing.

Eye exams for seniors

Older adults have an increased risk of vision loss and certain eye diseases. Regular eye exams help detect problems early so they can be treated effectively. Our optometrists provide affordable eye exams for seniors and accept Medicare Part B for vision care.

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    for an eye exam

Wisconsin Vision in Elm Grove accepts most vision plans including VSP. Your vision insurance covers routine eye exams and may pay for part of your eyeglasses or contact lenses if needed. Flexible spending accounts can be used to pay for eye exams and eyewear.

If you have a medical condition affecting your eye health (such as pink eye, glaucoma, or macular degeneration) your medical insurance may also be billed. We’re happy to do an insurance check and explain your benefits.

Learn more about eye exam insurance coverage at Elm Grove's Wisconsin Vision.
  • No insurance

    for an eye exam

Many of our patients don’t have vision insurance and are still able to afford regular comprehensive eye exams. We’ll always explain your best options, with or without insurance. You can also use CareCredit for eye exams and eyewear at all Wisconsin vision locations, with interest-free financing for up to a year.

We offer special pricing on eye exams without insurance.

Current Promos

Learn more about eye exams without insurance coverage at Elmgrove's WI Vision.

Eye Exam Frequently Asked Questions

Are Wisconsin Visions standard eye exams affordable?

Our eye exams are affordable for the whole family. Contact our Elm Grove location for specific pricing details on standard eye exams.

Are walk-ins accepted at the Elm Grove location?

New patients are always welcome, but walk-ins depend on availability between appointments. If you want to meet with an eye doctor the same day you come in, please schedule an appointment online.

Does Wisconsin Vision have eye exams for kids?

Yes, our kids’ eye exams are for those 3 years of age and older. If you have an infant or child that needs an eye exam before turning 3, contact us and we can refer you to a pediatric ophthalmologist.

What tests are done during a pediatric eye exam?

Tests can vary based on the patient’s age, overall health and vision. The different aspects assessed during a pediatric exam are visual acuity, visual field, eye movement, pupil response, binocular response, retinoscopy and eye health. If you have any questions regarding these tests, one of our Opticians will be happy to assist you.

Does Wisconsin Vision’s Elm Grove location offer Telehealth services?

We are working on implementing Telehealth capabilities at all our Wisconsin Vision locations. Unfortunately, our Elm Grove location does not yet offer Telehealth eye exams.

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