Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay

34 Stockton Street, Nelson Bay, NSW, 2315, Australia

Today's hours

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone

(02) 4981 1944

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Our Team

Ian Brigden

Optometrist

BOptom UNSW

Mel Berrigan

Licensed Optical Dispenser

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Rhaine Clayton

Licensed Optical Dispenser

Karen Ekins

Receptionist

Health Funds

We proudly supply members of all major health funds, including:

  • Medibank
  • HCF
  • NIB
  • BUPA
  • Teachers Health Fund
  • AHM
  • Australian Unity Health
  • GMHBA
  • CUA
  • WESTFUND

We accept all health funds  – if your health fund is not listed above, contact us today and we will help you redeem your optical health fund benefits.

Most major health funds optical benefits reset on 1 January. Treat yourself with a new pair of specs with little to nil to pay!

You can also see clearly now and pay later with Afterpay! Call or visit us in practice to find out more!

Contact

Address

34 Stockton Street, Nelson Bay, NSW, 2315, Australia

Phone

(02) 4981 1944

Trading hours*

MONDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TUESDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
THURSDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SATURDAY 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
SUNDAY Closed

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Offers

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Prescription sunglasses packages from $269. Conditions apply.

No gap and low gap options available – all health funds welcome!

Our price match promise – you’ll never pay too much, guaranteed.

At Eyecare Plus we offer all of the brands you love, Plus, many more brands including:

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Award winning eyecare

We’re proud of the work we do, and in 2018, 2019 & 2020, we were awarded the Canstar Blue Award for Most Satisfied Customers – Optical Stores. 

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Fees, charges & Medicare

Consultation fees

Medicare benefits are payable for most consultations. Some additional fees apply for services that are not yet covered by Medicare. Our staff will be pleased to explain these fees.

Veterans Affairs

Spectacles and contact lenses are provided at no cost for patients covered by Veterans Affairs. Our staff will be pleased to advise you on your entitlement.

Spectacles for the Disadvantaged

Often there are people with a need for spectacles but who are not able to afford the cost, or part of it. Some state governments provide limited assistance for people in need. Please talk to our staff and they will be pleased to explain the eligibility requirements and how to make an application.

About Us:

Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay is an award-winning optometrist clinic that offers complete eye care solutions for you and your family. We provide eye tests, examinations, prescription glasses, prescription contact lenses, spectacle frames and eyewear.

Our Nelson Bay practice is proud to accept all-optical health funds. If you are not sure if your health fund is applicable, please contact our Nelson Bay branch via telephone or in-person.

Sit down with our Nelson Bay optometrists in store and have a thorough consultation in under 45 minutes for a complete optical check-up. We can help you detect signs of eye problems for early elimination including:

  • Dry eye treatment
  • Macular degeneration
  • Orthokeratology
  • Glaucoma exam
  • Children’s vision
  • Keratoconus exam
  • Corneal Topography

With the best optometrists by your side, you can be sure of the highest quality in eye care and optical needs for your style and budget.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay located?

Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay is located at 34 Stockton Street, Nelson Bay. We are conveniently located near Cote D Azur hotel and are situated around many shops including Moonshadow-TQC Cruises, Mod Thai Food & Noodle Bar, Peters Chinese Takeaway and more. Please call us on (02) 4981 1944 for any bookings or general enquiries.


How to best travel to Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay?

There is a car parking facility just opposite side of Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay along Stockton Street.


What is Eyecare Plus – Checkup Plus™?

Checkup Plus™ is more than just an eye test. Our optometrists take the time needed to give you a thorough eye examination. Following your Checkup Plus™ we will carefully explain the results and discuss our recommendations regarding any preventative or remedial care required.


How much does an eye test cost?

Medicare benefits are payable for most consultations. Some additional fees apply for services that are not yet covered by Medicare. Our staff will be pleased to explain these fees.


Does Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay provide eye tests for children?

1 in 5 Australian children have vision problems. We provide specialised eye tests to make sure that any vision problems are detected and any learning difficulties related to vision are corrected.


Does Eyecare Plus Nelson Bay provide benefits for veterans?

Spectacles and contact lenses are provided at no cost for patients covered by Veterans Affairs. Our staff will be pleased to advise you on your entitlement.


Do you provide benefits for people with disadvantages?

Often there are people with a need for spectacles but who are not able to afford the cost, or part of it. Some state governments provide limited assistance for people in need. Please talk to our staff and they will be pleased to explain the eligibility requirements and how to make an application.

5 Star Accreditation

This practice has met the highest standards of accreditation at Eyecare Plus.