Do you have diabetes? If you do you need to have a eye exam to make sure you have not damaged the small blood vessels in your retina, or the back of your eye. Diabetes has the potential to increase your risk of glaucoma and other medical eye conditions.
If you are diabetic then you need an eye exam no less than ever 1-2 years by a medical doctor that cares for diabetics. Dr. Hynes is an ophthalmologist and is trained to diagnose and treat medical eye conditions.