Appointments and Services

  • Private Eye Examinations £40

    • We always deliver the same service no matter if you are a private or an NHS patient.

    • We can test the very young to the very not-so-young .

    • Giving you peace of mind over the vision and health of your eyes.

    • We take our time to test your eyes thoroughly. You are the important part of your appointment with us

 

  • NHS Eye Examinations

    • You will be eligible for an NHS test test of you are:

      • Under 16

      • Under 19 AND in full time education

      • Over 40 but have a family history/relative with Glaucoma

      • Over 60

      • In receipt of qualifying benefits. Contact us on 01617475555 to enquire about the qualifying benefit types

        • A Diabetic 

  • Student Eye Examinations £28 (Including Apprenticeships)

    • After the age of 19 you are no longer eligible for an NHS sight test regardless of being in Full/Part time education.

    • With any Student/Apprenticeship ID as proof, we offer a reduced price sight test and also 10% off spectacles

 

  • NHS Diabetic Retinal Screening

    • Routine annual photography for diabetic patients. 

    • We work closely with the local health authorities to provide a reliable and thorough service

 

  • Digital Retinal Photography £10

    • Photography of the front and back of the eye.

    • Enabling us to quickly detect any sudden changes.

    • Recommended part of a routine health check.

    • If you have had a retinal photograph taken with us and are interested in having it for your own records then ask one of our team members and we can email it to you.

 

  • OCT – Optical Coherence Tomography £25 (Includes retinal photography)

    • Scanning technology using reflected light is used to capture a deep level of information about your eyes.

    • Key to detecting  early signs of degenerative eye conditions, retinal changes or issues requiring urgent referrals.

    • The scan and photograph is the best way to keep a fully detailed record about the physiological state of your eyes: for the past, present and future.

 

  • Existing Wearers: Annual Contact Lens Checks £30

    • Annual contact lens checks need to be done to ensure safe and healthy wear. We will contact you when they are due to make your contact lens supply is not interrupted.

 

  • New Wearers: Contact Lens Fitting and Teach £40

    • For new wearers who need the A to Z about becoming a contact lens wearer. Includes fitting and teach, and usually a week of trial time.

    • A follow up appointment after trial is also booked to confirm the prescription or make any adjustments.

    • You will need to have had a sight test within the last 12 months.

    • Some people need more than one teach appointment before they can take lenses home to begin their trial, don’t be disappointed or discouraged if this is the case.

 

  • Clinical Assessment £20

    • Sometimes it is not necessary to do an full eye test resulting in a prescription.

    • If you have any worries regarding red, sore, itchy eyes, sudden changes in vision, distorted vision, flashes and floaters or a suspected infection or allergic reaction.

    • We can advise if medication is required or emergency medical attention. If you are ever concerned for your vision, out of our opening hours,  you can seek Urgent care at Manchester Royal Eye Hospitals’ A&E department.

 

  • Dry Eye Clinic £80

    • Specialised appointment investigating chronic dry eye conditions. After an initial consultation into how the lubrication layers of the eye are interacting, we follow up with 2 more appointments to establish a hygiene routine to care for the eyelids, eyes and lashes to maintain ocular health. This is beneficial for anyone suffering from Blepharitis, Allergies that affect the eyes, Dry eye, Tear duct issues, Post-ocular surgery.

 

  • Cataract Referrals (Private and NHS)

    • We can provide details of what a cataract operation entails from start to finish to ensure you feel well informed. We are lucky to have Private eye hospitals in our area that will accept some NHS cataract surgery patients. Private referrals are available for those interested and can also be performed pre-cataract as a method of surgical visual correction.

 

  • Pre and Post Cataract Checks

    • Checks to ensure suitability for surgery for both private and NHS patients and also post surgical checks are performed here, instead of certain eye hospitals requiring you to go back to them.

 

  •  Private Visual Fields Screening and Report £60

    • We can accurately measure your peripheral with this test and can determine if pre-existing health factors are affecting vision.

    • Such as a stroke or glaucoma. We can also supply a full report which may be requested by your GP.