We have put together some common questions to help you prepare for you visit to Tweed Eye Doctors.
- What do I need to bring to my appointment?
- Current referral
- List of medications
- Medicare card
- Private Health Fund card
- Pension card
- Can I drive after my appointment?
No. Your eyes will be dilated and you will temporarily be unable to drive following your appointment. We advise that you bring a driver with you on the day of your appointment. If this is not possible, please advise our team at the time of your appointment.
- How long will my appointment take?
You will be with the team at Tweed Eye Doctors for approximately 1 hour. You will be seen by our Ophthalmic Technician who will take your medical history, administer necessary eye drops and complete any preliminary tests required by your Ophthalmologist. You will then be seen by your Ophthalmologist for a thorough consultation.
- Payment Options
Payment of your consultation is payable at the time of your appointment. We can electronically submit your account direct to Medicare for your rebate to be issued back into your bank account within 24 hours.
Tweed Eye Doctors accepts cash, cheque, EFTPOS and credit card (excluding Amex and Diners).