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Emergency Eye Care

Reasons for Emergency Eye Care

If you are suffering from an eye care emergency and require treatment, Southern Eye Group is here to help in our offices!

Eye emergencies can happen at any time. They are often accompanied by painful and/or irritating symptoms. At Southern Eye Group, we provide emergency eye care services outside of our normal business hours. The most common reasons that people seek emergency eye care services are:

  • Fear of an eye infection
  • Foreign objects stuck in the eye
  • Blunt injury to the eye
  • Chemical or irritants in the eye

What Symptoms Characterize An Eye Emergency?

If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, you may require emergency eye care treatment:

  • Pain, irritation, or itchiness
  • Stinging or burning
  • Blurred vision
  • Double vision
  • Red or pink eyes, with or without discharge
  • Foreign objects in the eye
  • New sensitivity to light
  • Sudden vision loss
  • Sudden changes in pupil size
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Contact Us Now

If you experience any of the above symptoms, our eye doctors are on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. They are also available for same day surgeries. Call us at 251-220-4990 today or request an appointment online.

The doctors at Southern Eye Group have either authored or reviewed and approved this content.