Shattky Optometrists

Visique Shattky Optometrists has been serving the people of Hawke's Bay with trusted expert eyecare and eyewear since 1906. We continue a proud history of family ownership with successive father & son teams Ernest & Derek Shattky, Neil & Phil Donaldson plus Mark & Tim Eagle. Using the very latest technologies and systems we specialise in Glaucoma tests, Retinal photography, Diabetic management, Therapeutic drugs, dietary supplements and Behavioural Optometry. We are ACC primary eyecare providers and CAA certificated examiners. Our speciality Orthokeratology and Keratoconus contact lens services are very successful. Using Zeiss, Nikon & Essilor quality lenses, High Fashion frames and sunglasses we excel in providing award winning choice. We provide Irlen and Cellfield specialist services for 3D, binocular problems, Amblyopia and reading problems.

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Comprehensive Eye Examination involves;

Here is a short list of just some of the tests we do:

  • Acuity (Dist and Near)
  • OculoMotor Balance, Convergence & Accommodation
  • Retinoscopy
  • Ophthalmoscopy (Direct & Indirect)
  • Biomicroscopy (Direct & Indirect)
  • Tonometry
  • Dilated Pupil examination
  • Gonioscopy
  • Visual Field Testing  (Static Light Threshold & Frequency Doubling Threshold)
  • Laser measurement of Retinal Nerve Fibre thickness
  • Retinal Photography
  • Refraction
  • Keratometry
  • Corneal Topography
  • Colour Vision Testing
  • Thorough and detailed explanation of findings and their significance to you and your family

plus many more, and it doesn't even hurt!


What are we looking for ?

Here are just a few of the things we have in mind when we test you:

  • Eye health problems and the Risks of their occurrence in your eyes
  • Reduced Vision
  • Cataract
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eye
  • Meibomian Gland Dysfunction
  • Focus errors
  • Problems with binocular eye control
  • Strabismus and Amblyopia
  • Drug side effects
  • Allergic effects