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1-3 Ashburton Road, Gosforth

Examination Prices

Service Price
Private Eye Examination (including digital retinal imaging) £49.00
Children's Eye Examination NHS (no charge)
NHS Eye Examination for groups exempt on income grounds NHS (no charge)
Over 60s Eye Examination NHS (no charge)
Over 60s Retinal Imaging £24.00
Dilation / Follow On Appointments £34.00
Orthoptic (Eye Exercise) Treatment Appointments £40.00

NHS Assistance with Eye Care

You qualify for a free NHS funded sight test if you are:

  • aged under 16, or aged under 19 and in full-time education
  • aged 60 or over
  • registered blind or partially sighted
  • diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma
  • aged 40 or over and you are the parent, brother, sister, son or daughter of a person diagnosed with glaucoma, or you have been advised by an ophthalmologist that you are at risk of glaucoma
  • eligible for an NHS complex lens voucher

You are also entitled to a free NHS sight test if:

  • you receive Income Support or Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance (not contribution based)
  • you receive Pension Credit Guarantee Credit
  • you receive Income-based Employment and Support Allowance
  • you are awarded Universal Credit
  • you are entitled to, or named on, a valid NHS tax credit exemption certificate
  • you are named on a valid NHS certificate for full help with health costs (HC2)

People named on an NHS certificate for partial help with health costs (HC3) may also get help.

Charges for optional private procedures, such as digital retinal imaging, may apply.

Come and see us at our Gosforth opticians

Conveniently located for Jesmond, Kenton, Tyne Valley, Wideopen and Ponteland. Free on-street parking.

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