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Could the tonometry test at opticians damage my eye?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Unlikely: This test, if done properly will do no harm to the eye or to vision. Best to have your eye pressure measured by the highly skilled hands of an ophthalmologist.

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