We now offer a new enhanced eye examination which includes extra benefits in addition to the comprehensive NHS eye test that you would normally receive.
The Enhanced Eye Examination is the most advanced and detailed
eye examination available at Black & Lizars. We have
invested in 3D OCT and Optomap technologies as we believe they
bring our patients the most accurate examination.
OCT gives us the ability to look beyond the retinal
surface into the sub retinal layers and presents us with diagnostic
opportunities not seen before.
technology takes a 'wide screen' image of the retina, allowing the
optometrist to image more of the retina than ever before. Both
tests provide the optometrists with the ability to detect many eye
diseases much earlier, such as AMD, glaucoma, diabetes and
more. Using the most advanced retinal imaging technology
and highest levels of patient care, we are now able to capture high
resolution images and obtain clear and detailed views of the
In addition to this technology, the advanced examination
includes a longer appointment time, meaning the optometrist can
fully explain any findings from these scans and images. Combining
these technologies and increasing your appointment duration ensures
that you will have detailed information on your eye health and the
opportunity to ask any questions.
An Enhanced Eye Examination
includes the following:
- 3D OCT
- Daytona Optomap
- External Eye Examination
- Digital Fundus Photograph
- Calculating patients prescription (Refraction)
- Suprathreshold Fields (basic peripheral vision check)
- Intra-ocular pressures (glaucoma check)
- Full threshold fields test (if necessary)
- Longer chair time - with access to our experienced optometrists
for 45min appointment
- Referral to patient's GP or Private Consultant (if
What does it cost?
This service is available for an additional cost of £50.
If you would like to discuss this or find out more, please
contact your local practice who will be
happy to explain about the enhanced eye examination in further
Where is this service
You can book an Enhanced Eye Exam at the following
Book an appointment
at your local practice now.