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Hobsonville Optometrists

Optometry Service



Highly experienced and respected optometrists will provide excellent advice for the best care and maintenance of healthy eyes. We thrive on complex eye conditions and finding the best solution for our patients.

We examine using the latest equipment and prescribe contact lenses of every type. 

At Hobsonville Optometrists we use the LATEST spectacle lens designs and offer a diverse range of frames from conservative to fashion statements. We cater to every budget. Our staff are trained to find frames that suit you in every respect.  We are well known for our good taste and honesty in helping clients achieve the best.

Sunglasses are most  important and we stock Maui Jim - the best sunglasses in the world - also Zeal and CAT as well as fashion top-end frames. Come in to discuss the benefits of high quality sunglass lenses

                                          AND  WE  MAKE SUNGLASSES IN YOUR PRESCRIPTION!



Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Sat9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

We are happy to make late night appointments and are more often than not, still at work on Saturdays until 5pm.

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Services Provided

Vision Testing (acuity, refraction errors and field of vision tests)

During an eye test you are assessed for different things. A Snellen chart, which contains rows of letters starting with one huge letter then groups of letters getting progressively smaller,…


Eye Health Examinations

During an eye test optometrists routinely examine the internal and external structures of your eye. The optometrist will look into your eye by shining a light source through your pupil…


Retinal & Fundus Photography

During an eye test optometrists routinely take a photograph of the back of each of your eyes. These images are transferred to a computer and are filed in your electronic…


Glaucoma Screening

Optometrists are able to detect early signs of glaucoma even before you are aware of any symptoms. They are specifically looking for changes when doing the health check part of…


Visual Field Testing

A visual field establishes how good your peripheral vision (PV) is. This is what you see above and below and to the side when you are looking straight ahead. Generally…


Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) can be detected by systematic retinal screening. Diabetes retinal screening is funded by the DHB and some optometrists are contracted to provide the service in the community.…


Colour Vision Testing

Colour vision is tested using Ishihara plates, named after Shinobu Ishihara a Japanese ophthalmologist who created a simple test to detect colour blindness in 1918. His test remains the gold…


Eye Injuries

Eye injuries can range from relatively minor, for instance getting dish washing liquid in your eye, to penetrating injuries with a sharp object like scissors leading to blindness. Optometrists deal…


Children’s Vision Testing

It is vital children have their eyes tested early to screen for abnormalities. If there are problems like strabismus, where eyes are misaligned, or amblyopia, commonly called a lazy eye,…


Occupational Testing

Anyone wishing to join the New Zealand Police needs to pass a special eye test conducted by a registered practitioner. Potential police officers are tested for unaided sight and they…


Drivers Licence Testing

This includes testing for visual field as you need to meet a certain standard to be able to drive safely. There is a screening tool and a full test. The…



Frames: there is a baffling range of spectacle frames available in most optical outlets. They are made in many shapes, sizes, colours and materials. They are also made for different…


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413A Hobsonville Road
Auckland 0616

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Auckland 0616

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Auckland 0616

This page was last updated at 12:49PM on February 6, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Hobsonville Optometrists.