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the Cost of an Optometrist

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$ 90
Mar 2008
Rapid City, SD
Eye exam for new prescription  more... close row
$ 145
Apr 2007
New York,NY
Eye exam from teaching clinic  more... close row
$ 225
Mar 2008
Willow Grove, PA
Eye exam and glasses for child  more... close row
$ 500
Apr 2007
San Francisco, CA
Eye exam and super durable glasses  more... close row
$ 200
Feb 2006
Alameda, CA
Optometry exam, prescriptions, and contacts  more... close row
$ 99
Dec 2007
Watauga, TX
Exam and glasses, great experience  more... close row
$ 59
Feb 2009
Gainesville, FL
Existential eye exam was a human nature experience  more... close row
$ 55
Mar 2007
Alameda, CA
Eye exam and prescription for glasses and contacts  more... close row
$ 80
Jul 2007
Houston, TX
Exam including glaucoma testing and dilation  more... close row
$ 110
Mar 2008
East Greenville, PA
Basic eye exam and contact fitting  more... close row

Description of service

I paid for a basic eye exam and contact fitting. I also recived my prescription for glasses and will also have to pay more when I order my contacts.


Review of Service

I LOVED the Doctor that I went to. I had gone to a franchise about 2 years ago to have an eye exam and purchase soft contacts. The price of the eye exam was $75. I was not to thrilled with the staff so I never went back. After wearing 30 day contact lenses for 7 months I finally decided it was time to find a new doctor. I have no eye insurance so it was important for the exam to be some what inexpensive. I called another local franchise company and was told the exam would cost me $110. Obviously this was more than what I had payed in the past but I was willing to give them a try. I went down for my appointment and was greeted in a friendly manner. The doctor and staff were very nice and helpful. The price of my contacts are cheaper than the other company I went to but the exam was more so it will even out. The doctor made every effort to get me the right lenses. The office did not have the exact prescriptions I needed so he gave me a trial pair to wear that was slightly different than the actual prescription then he ordered me another trial pair to wear,that will come in in a few days, with the right prescription before I had to buy anything. Great service!


Tips

Shop around for a doctors office that will make you feel comfortable. Even though the price of my exam was more expensive than I had previously payed it was well worth it to have a doctor that actually seemed that he cared you were in his office.


$ 99
Mar 2008
Lakewood, NJ
Eye exam and two pairs of glasses  more... close row
$ 260
Apr 2007
Alameda, CA
Contact Lens fitting and 4 month supply  more... close row
$ 260
Jun 2007
Berkeley, CA
Prescription Sunglasses  more... close row