Eyecare Plus The Junction

198 Union St, Newcastle, NSW, 2043, Australia

Today's hours

9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Phone

(02) 4969 5458

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Our Team

Brian Adams

Optometrist

B. Optom (Honours) UNSW, Graduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics

Georgia Clark

Optometrist

Bachelor of Vision Science, Master of Optometry, Therapeutically Endorsed

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. 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 or Zip! Call or visit us in practice to find out more!

Contact

Address

198 Union St, Newcastle, NSW, 2043, Australia

Phone

(02) 4969 5458

Trading hours*

MONDAY 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
TUESDAY 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
WEDNESDAY 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
THURSDAY 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
SATURDAY Closed
SUNDAY Closed

Saturday consultations are available by appointment.

Fax

(02) 4969 2132

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Offers

Receive $90 cashback* on DAILIES TOTAL1® and PRECISION1™ Contact Lenses! T&C’s apply.

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Twice the Satisfaction! Receive $125 off your second pair of designer glasses*. T&C’s apply.

Buy one pair of complete glasses and get a second pair free!
*T&C’s apply.

No Gap and low gap glasses available – all health funds welcome!

Get 30% off a 12 month supply of disposable contact lenses when you join our contact lens express. Find out more here

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Award winning eyecare

We’re proud of the work we do, and in 2018 & 2019, 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 The Junction 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 The Junction practice is proud to accept all-optical health funds. If you are not sure if your health fund is applicable, please contact our The Junction branch via telephone or in-person.

Sit down with our The Junction 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 The Junction located?

Eyecare Plus The Junction is located at 198 Union St, Newcastle. We are conveniently located near Junction Fair Shopping Centre and are situated around many shops including Doughheads, Buzz The Junction, Sushi Koo and more. Please call us on (02) 4969 5458 for any bookings or general enquiries.


How to best travel to Eyecare Plus The Junction?

There is a car parking space at Hilda street carpark which is 13min walk away from Eyecare Plus The Junction and is accessible via Union St. There is also free car parking space available at Junction Fair Shopping Centre which is available from 6am - 10pm everyday.


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 The Junction 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 The Junction 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 National Accreditation

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