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OHIP Coverage is Changing

The Ontario Government has announced new OHIP coverage for Eye Examinations. On November 1, 2004, OHIP will no longer cover regular eye examinations for Adults aged 20 to 64 years. Additionally, a referral from your family physician will be required for OHIP eligible insured medical services (e.g., red eye, diabetes, glaucoma, etc.).

OHIP will continue to cover:

  • Children aged 0 to 19 years – One full eye examination annually.
  • Seniors aged 65 and above – One full eye examination annually.

If you have any questions about your vision, please contact Dr. Heeney at 416-703-2797 to book an appointment

For additional information, please refer to the OHIP Coverage section of the Ontario Association of Optometrists website.

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