Services

Services

 

Our services include:

  • We are registered CONTACT LENS practitioners: (lenses, solutions & eye care products)
  • COLOUR VISION screenings
  • Comprehensive EYE EXAMINATIONS
  • EYE PRESSURE tests
  • FREE screening of SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN
  • DRIVERS LICENCE renewal eye test screenings & certificates
Opticross Optometrists can provide advice on:
  • Occupational eye safety and vision requirements
  • General eye and vision protection
  • Eye care related advise
  • Aftercare for contact lens use
  • Fashion spectacle frames and appropriate spectacle lens’ materials and coatings
  • Sunglasses
  • Sports vision
  • Vision-related learning disabilities. Children should have an eye exam at age 3, and just before they enter the first grade - at about age 5 or 6. For school-aged children, an eye exam should be done every two years if no vision correction is required. Children who need eyeglasses or contact lenses should be examined annually or as recommended by their optometrist.




If your child shows any of the following signs please contact us for an appointment:
  • Delayed motor development
  • Squinting or frequent eye rubbing
  • Excessive blinking
  • Sore eyes
  • Failure to maintain eye contact
  • Inability to maintain a gaze (fixation) while looking at objects
  • Poor eye tracking skills
  • Blurred vision
  • Head Tilt
  • Covering one eye when looking at a book or object
  • Sitting to close to the television
A standard consultation with an optometrist:

A standard eye examination takes 30 minutes and includes screening for all common eye diseases, such as glaucoma and cataracts. The optometrist will also:

  • talk to you and develop your case history
  • examine your eyes for any vision problems, signs of eye disease or other abnormalities
  • assess your eyes for a focusing disorder
  • measure your eye movement and coordination
  • perform further tests if required
  • refer you, if needed, to your local doctor or ophthalmologist (an eye specialist who performs eye surgery and treats eye diseases).