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OHIP allows for a full eye exam every 12 months for:


  • Children aged 19 years and under

  • Seniors aged 65 years and older

  • Patients between 20-64 years with the following medical conditions: diabetes mellitus, glaucoma, cataract, retinal disease, visual field defects, corneal disease, strabismus, amblyopia, recurrent uveitis

  • Persons receiving assistance under the Ontario Disability Support Program or Ontario Works receive coverage for eye examinations once every 24 months

Please bring a valid Ontario Health Card to your eye examination appointment.

Accepted Insurance

Bowmanville Eye Care accepts a wide range of insurance plans.

Please bring all relevant insurer information to your visit as we may be able to submit directly on your behalf.

Blue Cross

Chambers of Commerce Group

Cowan Insurance

Dejardins Insurance

Canada Life

Green Shield Canada

Industrial Alliance Insurance

Johnson Inc

Johnston Group/Maximum Benefit



Claim Secure


Sunlife Financial

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