Telehealth in eyecare is also known as teleophthalmology or teleoptometry, which uses telecommunications technology to provide remote eye care services.
This approach has gained popularity in situations where in-person visits may be difficult, such as during a pandemic or for patients in remote areas without access to a doctor. But what exactly are the capabilities of telehealth? Would a telehealth exam be beneficial to you? Who is and who is not a good candidate?