Low Vision Assessments conducted by optometrists are unfortunately not covered by OHIP.  However, coverage may be available through ODSP, ACSD, Veteran’s Affairs or private insurance plans. Please speak with us for more information.

Full Low Vision Exam $135
Follow-up exam within year of full exam $68
Form reports $25 plus HST
Customized reports $100 plus HST
Assessment for Head Mounted Devices  $150

Ministry of Transportation Waiver Appointments

(fee includes exam, visual field and report)

Additional fees for loan program $10 for first device
  $5 for each additional device

The Low Vision Assessment Fee is an umbrella fee giving clients access to the following low vision rehabilitation services:

  • Assessment & prescription of low vision devices
  • Applications for funding support e.g. Assistive Devices Program, ODSP, ACSD, and Disability Tax Credit
  • Report of results and recommendations
  • Information and referral for medical, social, educational, vocational and financial services
  • Consultation with and referral to other specialty clinics within the School of Optometry & Vision Science
  • Community/government agency support resources