The Family Optometrist

About Us

about the family optometrist

The Family Optometrist is situated in Charles Street Medical Centre. We believe in the power of integrated healthcare and each patient is treated holistically. Your eye test is conducted in such a way that every part of your case history is addressed. This will give us a greater picture of what care and treatment will be best for your overall well-being because your ocular health is our priority.

about the optometrist

Lehandre’ van der Merwe, originally from Kimberley in the Northern Cape, graduated from the University of the Free State in 2015. She has a B.Optometry degree and is registered at the HPCSA as an Optometrist with Diagnostic Privileges. After her studies she moved to Pretoria and worked in both franchises and private practices before deciding to open The Family Optometrist.

Lehandre’ believes that charity begins at home and nothing makes her happier than being between her loved ones. She is extremely passionate about people and believes that each patient should feel welcomed, loved and taken care of. It is because of this believe where the name, The Family Optometrist, originated from. Her vision for the practice is that each patient should feel like family.

Read up on some of Lehandré’s expert opinion and advice here.

about the staff

Shane Venter has a passion to work with people and customer service is his top priority.

With a bubbly personality and buckets full of friendliness, Shane looks forward to helping you choose the perfect frame to accentuate your new outlook on life. *pun intended*

You deserve it after all.

We Look Forward To Welcoming You And Your Family Into Our Family!

Experience exceptional service at The Family Optometrist!