Emergency Eye Care

//Emergency Eye Care
Emergency Eye Care 2019-01-21T11:39:31-06:00

Call us for your emergency eye care needs at (314) 567-7771. At Hill Vision Services, we do our best to accommodate emergency patients, because providing complete eye care in the St. Louis area is our number one priority. For urgent eye care outside of normal office hours, call our office phone number to reach the on-call doctor.

If you are experiencing a true medical emergency and are unable to reach us, call 911 immediately.

Eye Emergencies That Require Immediate Care

Various injuries or conditions can cause irreparable damage to the eye if not examined promptly. If you experience any of the symptoms below, we recommend an immediate consultation with one of our emergency eye doctors.

  • Eye injury
  • Eye pain
  • Foreign body in eye
  • Vision loss
  • Unexplained red, irritated, or uncomfortable eyes
  • Sudden double vision
  • Sudden onset of flashing lights
  • Sudden onset of floaters

In many cases, hospital emergency rooms are not equipped with the proper devices or knowledge to assess your eye emergency. Skip the expensive urgent care or hospital visit altogether and call us directly at (314) 567-7771.

Emergency Eye Doctors

Our team of eye doctors are exceptionally qualified in the diagnosis and treatment of a range of eye emergencies, from mild to severe. Our goal first and foremost is to resolve the condition, relieve your painful symptoms, and prevent any further damage to the eye.

We frequently see same-day patients for true eye emergencies. If the office is closed, there is 24-hour on-call doctor that can see and take care of patients at anytime, if necessary.

Treatment depends on the cause of the eye emergency but may include medications, eye drops, surgery, or a combination of these.

Contact Us For Urgent Eye Care

Contact our office in Creve Coeur, Glen Carbon, and Lake St Louis to learn more.