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Tele-Optometry Instruction

Why we’ve added Tele-Optometry as part of our service procedure ( including email, phone call, and video meeting)?

  1. It can solve some problems but is not a replacement of comprehensive eye exam.
  2. In some cases, special devices or equipment needed, a visit at the clinic will be arranged at the end of the Tele-Optometry consultation.
  3. Tele-communication before hand will facilitate in-person visits to be brief and much safer with less time spent in the clinic.

Steps for Tele-Optometry consultation:

  1. You need to sign a consent form first. Tele-Optometry and Electronic Communication Consent
  2. Dr. Yilei Wang will consult you with one of the available methods of Tele-Optometry service.
  3. If video consultation elected, please make sure the device of yours has a video camera for the consultation.
  4. Please join the consultation at your booked time with the (it is a Tele-medicine service platform, and do not need to download any application.)

Fee for the service of Tele-Optometry:

  1. Please keep in mind that, Tele-optometry so far is not an OHIP covered service. However, some insurance companies may cover the fee of the service.
  2. For E-transfer, please arrange to



September 1st, 2023 OHIP Updates Eye Examinations


Starting September 1, 2023, there are some changes to how OHIP covers eye exams in Ontario.

Please take your time to read here , which provides more detailed information about OHIP’s coverage for eye exams across different age groups.