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Glaucoma check added to free vision screenings at Stark State College

(North Canton, OH – Aug. 30, 2019) –  Glaucoma checks are now part of the free vision screenings offered by Stark State College’s ophthalmic technology students on the first Friday of every month, beginning Sept. 6.

The services include screening for

  • near and distance vision
  • color vision
  • depth perception
  • central vision
  • fusion (amblyopia or lazy eye)
  • glaucoma (non-contact pressure check).

The clinics, held from 9 a.m. – noon and 1-3 p.m. are in room J100 in the Health Sciences Building, with entrance off Mega Street in Jackson Township.

Clinics will continue through May, with the exception of January. No clinics will be held during the summer months. For more information,: 330-494-6170 ext. 4927 or mbell2@starkstate.edu.

The clinics are strictly a screening service and students cannot diagnose nor treat any ocular disorders.

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