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Urgent Eye Care

by | 14 Nov 2021 | Eye Health, News

In order to provide essential and urgent eye care, we have reserved appointments throughout the week that are not visible online.

To book an urgent appointment, please call us directly on 54473711 during our opening hours. We’ll ensure you are taken care of.

What is Urgent & Essential Eye Care?

If your situation is an eye health emergency and requires immediate medical attention, contact your local hospital emergency department.

If your concerns are urgent, and we’re closed (e.g. weekend / public holiday) contact your local hospital emergency department.

The following are considered urgent and essential:

Vision changes that require immediate investigation:

  • Sudden loss of all / part of vision
  • New flashing lights and/or floaters
  • Seeing halos, or circles around lights
  • Sudden double vision
  • Sudden and persistent blurred vision

Sore eyes:

  • Red painful eye (one eye)
  • Accident or injury to an eye (non-emergency)
  • Something in your eye
  • Bulging or swelling of the eye

Contact lens concerns:

  • Contact lens complication
  • Require new contact lenses to see clearly
  • Arranging delivery of contact lenses to your home (by telephone) 

Glasses concerns:

  • Broken glasses need repair
  • Lost glasses need replacement
  • Ordering new glasses (to see clearly)
  • Collection of glasses that have been ordered

Other concerns:

  • Your GP referred you
  • You are anxious about your eyes and vision
  • You need an updated referral letter for ongoing Ophthalmologist care

How to Contact Us:

If your concerns are not an emergency, you can contact us via the following methods at any time:

1. Book Online

For all non-urgent eye care, return to our booking page here >>

2. Call 54473711 and leave a message if we’re unable to answer

We will receive your message and our Optometrist will address your concern. Please be sure to leave the following information:

  • Name
  • Best contact number
  • Your concerns

3. Send us a message

Visit our contact page to send us a message at any time.

Noosa Optical

Suite 2 & 3 Noosa Professional Centre
1 Lanyana Way
Noosa Heads QLD 4567

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday | 9:00am - 5:00pm

We're closed for weekends and public holidays.