Emergency Care

24/7 Ophthalmic Care

Eye Specialist Institute provides access to ophthalmic care for emergency after-hours and weekend appointments.

Call us on 1800 RETINA (1800 738 462)

Fees and charges are applicable and Medicare rebates are only available with a referral from your Optometrist or General Practitioner.

These symptoms can indicate a potentially sight-threatening eye condition which may require urgent medical attention:

  • Sudden loss of vision in one eye
  • Sudden hazy or blurred vision
  • Dark curtain-like blotting out of part of vision
  • Sudden or increased flashes of light or black spots
  • Loss of peripheral (side) vision

Coolangatta

1800 111 374

Level 2, The Strand,72-80 Marine Parade Coolangatta QLD 4225

Mon
8:00am to 5:00pm
Tue
8:00am to 5:00pm
Wed
8:00am to 5:00pm
Thu
8:00am to 5:00pm
Fri
8:00am to 5:00pm
Sat
Closed
Sun
Closed
After-hours and weekend appointments are available for emergencies. Call us on 1800 RETINA. Fees and charges apply and rebates are only available with a referral from your Optometrist or GP.
Request Appointment

Southport

1800 111 374

Ground Floor, 2 Short Street, Southport, QLD 4215

Mon
8:00am to 5:00pm
Tue
8:00am to 5:00pm
Wed
8:00am to 5:00pm
Thu
8:00am to 5:00pm
Fri
8:00am to 5:00pm
Sat
Closed
Sun
Closed
After-hours and weekend appointments are available for emergencies. Call us on 1800 RETINA. Fees and charges apply and rebates are only available with a referral from your Optometrist or GP.
Request Appointment

Varsity Lakes

1800 111 374

Level 2, Bermuda Point, 1 Lake Orr Drive, Varsity Lakes QLD 4227

Mon
8:00am to 5:00pm
Tue
8:00am to 5:00pm
Wed
8:00am to 5:00pm
Thu
8:00am to 5:00pm
Fri
8:00am to 5:00pm
Sat
Closed
Sun
Closed
After-hours and weekend appointments are available for emergencies. Call us on 1800 RETINA. Fees and charges apply and rebates are only available with a referral from your Optometrist or GP.
Request Appointment
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