Useful Patient Information
1. What to bring along during visit?
Referral letter or medical report , any investigations done , medication and eyedrops etc. Please also bring along the glasses that you normally use .
2. Do I need to make an appointment ?
It will be preferable especially if you want to see a particular eye specialist .
3. Can I drive ?
Usually your eyes will be dilated for the examination and vision will be slightly blurred for about 3 hours and patient are advise not to drive and to wear sunglasses
4. How much time is the consultation ?
A comprehensive eye examination including dilatation of pupils can easily take up to 1 hour . If any additional procedures are necessary then your visit can be longer . So please allow enough time for consultation .
5. Where can I find additional information about common eye diseases ?
You can go to Singapore National Eye Centre website ( snec.com.sg ) and click on Eye Conditions and Treatments .