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If you haven’t been to the eye doctor before, there are a few things you may want to know. Going to the eye doctor is nothing to be worried about, even little kids visit the eye doctor. Keep reading to learn what you can expect when you visit an eye doctor.

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After you meet the eye doctor, the first thing they will do is check your eyes. They will have you look straight ahead at the image without blinking so they can have a good look at your eyes.

Now, the eye doctor will test your vision distance. They will cover one eye at a time and ask you to read letters or numbers off of the wall a distance away. After each eye is tested, they will ask you to read it with both eyes open.

Now, they can test your close-up vision. This is a very similar process to testing your vision distance, but you will be reading letters and numbers off of a sheet right in front of you that you are holding.

To learn more about what you can expect when you visit an eye doctor, watch the video above!