Your optometrist will determine the interval recommended before your next examination. We will write when you are due for an examination.
Contact lenses wearers
At least once a year
The NHS has recently issued guidelines as to how often, in the normal course of events, people are entitled to have an NHS sight test...
. Children under 16 years old, in the absence of any binocular vision anomaly
. Children under 7 years with binocular vision anomaly or corrected refractive error
. Children aged 7-
. Patients 16-
. Patients over 70 years old
. Patients over 40 with a family history of glaucoma, or with ocular hypertension and not in a monitoring scheme
. Diabetic patients