What you need to know
COMPREHENSIVE EYE EXAMINATION COST
The cash price of the comprehensive eye test is R599. Medical Aids are also accepted.The test will consist of a Refraction test, Binocular vision assessment, internal & external ocular health check, intra-ocular pressure, perimetry testing, Stereopsis, Fundus photograph and Colour vision assessment.
Before your appointment
Be prepared – please bring your current glasses and/or contact lenses with you as well as a list of any current medications and any relevant medical history. If you have any questions or concerns that you'd like to discuss with your Optometrist, bring them along too!
During your appointment
Your Optometrist may ask questions about your medical history and any discomfort, or eye problems you may be experiencing. They will then perform a series of tests to assess the following: general eye health, visual acuity (the sharpness of your vision), muscle balance, pupil reaction to light, eye pressure, refractive test (to assess near-sightedness, farsightedness and/or astigmatism) as well as visual field assessment
After your appointment
Your Optometrist will review the results of your eye exam and make the necessary recommendations. You may be referred to a specialist or asked to book a follow up appointment. If you need prescription glasses, the best part begins - time to try on some new frames! We have a range of stylish, designer eyewear to choose from, as well as our exclusive in-house Baker brand
You can expect to be notified to collect your new frames, lenses or contact lenses within 7 - 10 working days, although we do strive to get them ready sooner!