Professional Eye Care Service
       
   
Sik Sik Yuen – the Hong Kong Polytechnic Optometry Centre

To boost precautionary eye-care and to strengthen grassroots’ understanding to prevent blindness among the needy, an optometry centre (Wong Tai Sin Teaching and Learning Centre) is set up to provide comprehensive eye-care services to the public as well as a platform for student optometrists to serve the community and gain clinical experience.

The Centre is run by registered optometrists from PolyU with professional guidelines from the School of Optometry. The students from the School also assist in providing eye-care services. Target recipients of the service is needy children and the elderly as well as the low-income group in society. The Centre is open at the Yuen’s Social Services Complex in Wong Tai Sin in January, 2009.

To cope with the special needs of the underprivileged, further subsidies are provided to the low-income users.
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Address: 1/F., Unit B, Sik Sik Yuen Social Services Complex,
No. 38 Fung Tak Road, Wong Tai Sin, KLN.
(Exit A of Wong Tai Sin MTR Station)
Telephone: (852) 2329 8622 (prior appointment is required)
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Optometric Eye Care Service

The Centre provides comprehensive eye care services to patients, including assessment of vision, measurement of refractive error, assessment of coordination between the two eyes, evaluation of ocular health, diagnosis and management of visual conditions services.

The visual rehabilitation service has been launched since August 2011. The centre offers comprehensive low vision evaluation and prescription of low vision devices to enhance remaining vision of people with visual impairment so as to improve their quality of life.
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Consultation Hours: Monday - Saturday 09:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 18:00
  Sunday & Public Holiday Closed

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Ophthalmic Specialty Service

Starting from 4 July 2013, the centre also provides the Ophthalmic Specialty Service. The service is provided by ophthalmologists on every Thursday from 4:30pm to 7:30pm.

Patients can make reservation via telephone or in person. Referral letter should be obtained before making reservation.

To cope with the special needs of the underprivileged, subsidies on consultation fee are provided to the low-income users.

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Consultation Hours: Thursday 16:30 - 19:30
  Sunday & Public Holiday Closed
 
Optometric Eye-care Service Charge Subsidy Scheme (Chinese version only)
Application form for pre-school children / day-time student (Chinese version only)
Application form for the elders with the age of 65 or above (Chinese version only)
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