Services Offered By University of Melbourne EyeCare
Eye Care Services for University Staff & Students
The Department of Optometry & Vision Sciences operates the University of Melbourne EyeCare practice which offers patient care primarily for University staff and students, but is also open to the general public and for specialist referral by other practitioners. The practice is located on Swanston Street, Carlton, immediately opposite University Gate 3 (pedestrian entrance).
Eyecare assessments are provide free of charge and University staff and students and their direct family are offered a substantial discount (20-30%) off retail prices for contact lenses, prescription spectacles and sunglasses.
As this is a teaching clinic visitors should be prepared that eyecare assessments will take longer than usuual, as long as 90 minutes for a full initial consultation. When making an appointment you can be advised as to the amount of time you need to set aside for your visit.
Contact the practice on 9035 6666 or email uni-eyecare@ unimelb.edu.au to make an appointment.