What Is an Eye Emergency?
An eye emergency is any instance in which your sight is at immediate risk.
- Sudden, unexplained eye pain
- Sudden loss of vision
- Blunt force trauma to the eye
- Unknown debris in eye
- Punctures or abrasions of the eye (scratches)
- Chemical exposure
- Red eye
- Severe allergic reactions or ocular discharge
- Sudden onset of flashes of light or floating spots
- Any other situation in which your vision is in immediate danger.