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How much is an eye test?

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The cost of an eye test depends on what you value most from an eye test.
Eye tests vary in price between optometrists, but you should always make sure you are getting the most experienced care and have your personal needs met. What’s the value of a Total Eyecare eye test?…

Do I need an eye test?

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How often you should get an eye test depends on your personal circumstances..
Most adults should have an eye test every two years, but there are many reasons why you may need to be seen more often…

What is an optometrist?

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You have probably heard of an optometrist, or an eye doctor, or even an eye specialist.
But are they all the same? And if not, what’s the difference?
Don’t worry we have all the answers you need…

Can an optometrist diagnose glaucoma?

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Yes they can.
But what is glaucoma? How will an optometrist look for it? Am I at risk? and How do they diagnose Glaucoma?
We thought we would answer your questions…

What is Myopia? (Short Sighted Vision)

You might have heard a lot about myopia in the media and online, but what is myopia? And what is causing such a common vision problem. We have answered those questions for you.

Is Myopia (Short Sighted Vision) Curable?

Myopia is not curable but it can be corrected. But how can myopia be corrected? and can you control or even prevent myopia? We can answer all those questions for you.

Prescription glasses or reading glasses?

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We often get asked, “Is there anything wrong with using off-the-shelf reading glasses?” The most important factor to be aware of is the two lenses in a pair of readymade glasses have the same prescription, so they will be fine for some people but not for others…