Optometry: Why Sophia Barnes Is the Best Optometrist in the Area

Mar 11, 2021
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You want to ensure you have the best vision and healthiest eyes possible, so you need a good optometrist. We know that reputation matters when you’re looking for an eye doctor. Here’s why patients give Dr. Sophia Barnes five stars and two thumbs up.

Whether you’ve just moved to the Houston area or you’re a longtime resident looking to make a change in your care, we know that both skill and character matter when you’re looking for a new eye doctor.

At Vision Corner, optometrist Dr. Sophia Barnes has years of optometry experience and has earned a reputation as one of the best optometrists in the area. Here’s what you need to know about Dr. Barnes’ full-spectrum of services, her unique model of patient care, and how these make a difference in your eye health.

What is optometry?

Dr. Barnes is a highly skilled optometrist, meaning she’s trained to care for your eyes. She can examine your eyes for visual defects or potential eye health concerns and offer the most advanced treatments. 

Depending on your needs, she may recommend conservative interventions for vision correction, such as prescription eye glasses and contact lenses or minimally invasive procedures like LASIK®️

Dr. Barnes helps you to manage both minor and major eye problems — ranging from dry eye to more serious issues like blurry vision and complications that are linked to other health problems or factors, including:

  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Glaucoma
  • Hypertension 

She also offers eye emergency care should you sustain an injury or an infection. 

But her optometric services don’t stop at medical charts and reading letters from a poster. Dr. Barnes has developed a reputation not only for her expertise, but for her compassion and dedication to her patients as well. 

Why is Dr. Barnes the best in the area?

Dr. Barnes’ three decades of experience and educational background speak for themselves. She has dedicated her entire professional life to the study of optometry and the care of her patients, and she was voted No. 1 optometrist on Three Best Rated®. 

She uses only the most advanced technology, including Optovue OCT and Optomap. These revolutionary, noninvasive imaging systems allow her to take realistic, detailed images of your eye without the need for dilation — something you won’t find in just any eye doctor’s office. 

Dr. Barnes stays abreast of emerging treatments and technologies that benefit you and your eye health. She is also a certified blue light glasses expert and can address complications related to computer vision syndrome.

When you schedule an appointment or an eye exam with Dr. Barnes, you won’t be rushed. Where other optometrists only allow 15 minutes for each patient, Dr. Barnes gives you an entire 30-minute window to ensure that you get the comprehensive care you need and the time necessary to ask questions and address your concerns. 

She takes the time to learn about your entire health history and treats you with respect, dignity, and compassion. You’ll leave her office equipped with a customized care plan as well as the education you need to make better choices that support your eye health

Dr. Barnes and her team care for your eye health at every stage of life. From childhood to adulthood, she’s equipped to handle eye problems that occur at any age. If you’d like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Barnes, call the office or securely send your request online.