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OCT Machine

Ocular coherence tomography is a specialized image of the retina. It takes a cross- sectional picture of your retina which may then alert you optometrist of a potentially serious retinal disorders that may need to be treated in an urgent manner.

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What is an
OCT machine?

Optical Coherence Tomography or (OCT) is effective at diagnosing and monitoring for progression of diseases such as diabetic eye disease, macular degeneration, macular edema and holes or puckers. OCT’s are also used to image the optic nerve. This is important for diagnosing and monitoring glaucoma. An OCT is a painless and easy procedure and takes only minutes.