Eye Exams Comprehensive Eye Exam in North Shore Learn what common tests and procedures to expect during a routine eye exam at our eye care clinic in North Shore. Preparing for an Eye Exam Make the most of your exams by knowing how often to get them, and what information to bring with you. Why are Eye Exams Important? Catching problems in their early stages can prevent vision loss. An eye exam can do this by catching things you haven’t yet noticed.