Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Are my eye exams covered through the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)?
Eye exams are not covered for most adults between 20 - 64 years old.
For some patients (19 years and younger, 65 years and older, or those with specific medical/ocular conditions) OHIP covers a standard eye exam.
Please visit https://ohipupdates.ca/ to view the criteria for OHIP covered examinations.
Q: Do we provide direct billing to insurance companies?
We direct bill to Green shield only.
Q: What do I bring to my eye exam?
You should bring any current eyewear you are using - glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses. As well as, your Ontario Health card and a list of any medications you are taking.
Q: I don't have coverage. How can I pay?
We accept debit, Visa, Mastercard, cash or cheque for payment method.
Q: When should my child's first eye exam be?
Children should have had a least one exam by the time they are 4 years old, and then annually after that.