Emergency Service

Dr. Hope specializes in handling emergency situations and provides 24-hour, 7 days-a-week emergency eye care services for many different types of urgent eye problems. If you have an emergency situation, please call Hope’s Vision immediately to communicate your emergency and coordinate an immediate office visit or possible house call if necessary. Dr. Hope or the doctor on call will immediately access your eye emergency and determine if he can provide a solution or coordinate additional resources if a surgery or hospital visit becomes necessary.

Dr. Hope specializes in:

  • Foreign Body Removal (Safe Removal of Glass, Wood, Plastic, Sand with Localized Anesthetics and proper instruments and proper follow up treatment and medications to combat resulting infections)
  • Lacerations (Painful Eye Injuries, Corneal Lacerations, Traumatic Eyelid or Eyeball Lacerations, Poison or Toxic Substance contact)
  • Pink Eye (Treatment with Drops and Antibiotics of Bacterial or Viral Pink Eye)
  • Allergies and Medical Conditions (Diagnosis, treatment and prompt management of severe allergies or reactions to prevent ocular damage or allergic conjunctivitis)
  • Metal Shavings Removal (Embedded Shaving and Flake Removals from the eye surface, eyelid, iris or cornea)
  • Blepharitis (Inflamed Eyelids, Eye Burning, Eyelash Bacteria and Eye Dryness)
  • Corneal Ulcers
  • Contact Lens-Related Red Eye
  • Blunt Trauma
  • Concussion Syndrome
  • Double Vision
  • Chemical Burns
  • Retinal Tears or Detachments
  • Floaters/Sudden Floaters
  • Severe Inflamation (Uveitis)

If You Have an Eye Emergency, call Hope’s Vision immediately at 717-653-5559.