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Have my doubts about OPSM
Have been with OPSM for a number of years. Had an eye test about 3 weeks ago. Still waiting for my new glasses. Guess they come from China? Also waiting for other tests but ‘machine is broken’ which seems to happen all the time. Still not fixed but I can go to other store? Give them the benefit of the doubt but it is getting beyond a joke. Can go to Bali and get new glasses within a few days.
Fine scratches in a pattern appeared within days
Within 3 days of receiving my $1,000 glasses, very fine scratches in a pattern appeared on my lenses. I have never scratched a pair of glasses or sunnies before and have actually kept them all (can’t bring myself to throw them after paying top $) 1st response from opsm was I should alway rinse my glasses with water first due to the dust in the area. That made no sense as my kids do motocross and have never scratched my Ockley sunglasses even tho the get covered in dust. 2nd time I enquired about the scratches, I was told by another staff member...it was due to the high temperatures up here and if leave them in the car it will damage the lens. If I was neglectful with my glasses then I would assume it was my doing, but I have never left them in the car as I need them on my face at all times, when I’m not wearing them they are always kept in the bag and in my case and always use the cleaning spray which comes with a new cloth each month. I am now wearing my last pair of prescription glasses as my new pair are blurry, they are 4 yrs old and guess what, not one scratch on them. I also was not offered insurance on the day, after spending $1,000 I certainly would of payed the $30 for it, so OPSM can’t help me. Not impressed, these lenses are bad quality and I can’t be the only one who’s complained. Which makes the crap excuses annoy me even more.
Visited Baldivis Opsm for my regular check. The test found I didn't need a new prescription but still pressured me into buying a pair of glasses as they were "free" on my health insurance. I asked if my previous expensive eye scan had changed, he said no idea as we don't have the scan it was last when someone else took over the practice.
Could not order contacts on line as their website is always down and was told it could take more than 3 weeks to receive my contacts if i placed an order through my local store. In the meantime How am i suppose to see? Not Happy
Little ones first eye test
I had the pleasure of taking both my children aged 6 and 4 to OPSM Liverpool. We had the pleasure of meeting with Shahib Samadi for an eye test. He was highly professional and comprehensive with his testing. He interacted beautifully with both my children making them feel very safe and comfortable during the examining. Highly recommend and will defiantly be going back for future testing.
Poor service From TTP store
Had a 1130 am appointment for a HR license eye test , when I phoned for the appointment I told the person on the phone it was for a HR license eye test , when I arrived at appointment I was told I had only a 30 min appointment and would have to come back another time for the rest which as I work away is not at all useful to me so now will have to phone around and also phone sa license to defer and have more time so thanks for nothing OPSM tea tree plaza will never use you again
Excellent Service, Speciality Optometrist
Having only just received a new pair of prescription glasses ( from an independent optometrist) I was experiencing ongoing balance and focus issues. I have a known vestibular problem which my usual Optometrist new about. The Neurological Physio I was seeing recommended the Optometrist at Kawana OPSM who was a Behavioural Optometrist ( post grad. Qualifications in ? Neuro Optometry. My eye exam was the most comprehensive I had ever had and included testing I have never had before. Result was he was able to put into my prescription elements that make things so much easier. He was able to describe the symptoms I was experiencing which validated my frustration.
More money for less!
I don’t understand why it’s $112 for the anti reflection coating when most other optometrists do it for $50-$60.
Also got charged $30 for some eye scan without being asked if I wanted it, even though I said I only wanted a normal bulk billed eye test.
The staff are a bit hostile too, they make you feel like if you don’t have heaps of money to spend on glasses then don’t bother coming here.
I’ll be taking my prescription elsewhere.
Amazing digital multifocals
I'm loving my 1st pair of (digital) multifocals - so easy to adjust to. My vision is crystal clear. No need to change glasses for driving and reading. Thanks to OPSM.
After a double length wait, bent versace arrive wth?!?!?
Waiting double time for glasses, ok... I sucked that up
But opening them upon getting home to see they are bent
Cummon... I spent over $500 on this and also bought two other pair at the same time (still awaiting delivery)
Great eye Dr,
crap opsm manufacturers!!!!!
Dr John Ly in Perth CBD
I was very impressed with the thorough eye check that Dr John Ly performed today. I would highly recommend him to friends and family and will definitely come back to book another appointment with him.
- OPSM Online Store
Competitive prices with subscription but ultra unreliable with deliveries
1. Online checkout process is not clear with having to tick the check box confirming a valid
prescription for the contact lens order, that step is easily missed hence delay in dispatching order.
2. Most UNRELIABLE delivery service with TOLL with numerous times not leaving a card notifying that attempted deliveries were made so the item gets sent back to their depot. Link from OPSM confirmation email to track order only brings you to the main page of TOLL and not actual tracking information for the item provided. There were instances that th...
OPSM lied to me in order to get a sale
Before ordering my frames I called OPSM specifically to check whether their products were supplied locally - obviously with the Corona Virus and the delays that go with it, I didn't want to order a product from overseas at this time.
On April 1 I received a note from OPSM saying that the item had been shipped and I should have it in 2 - 6 business days.
8 days later when the item had not arrived, i called OPSM and confessed to me that the frames were being shipped from China.
Why is this not made clear during the checkout process that products are shipped from China?
Complaint lodged 6 weeks ago. Still waiting for refund.
An error was made by sales person in store on a refund who refunded the full purchase price to me instead of taking off the Health Fund portion. They then deducted the Heath Fund portion from my account. The ETA to have the Heath Fund reimbursed? Up to 6 weeks! Yes, so I am unable to buy glasses until the Health Fund is reimbursed, which naturally went to Head Office. I called OPSM to insist that it was unacceptable. I was then called by a State Manager who basically said they are dealing with a third party and nothing can be done, but they wil...l try to speed it up to a 3 week turnaround. Well, today is week 6. Called again. They had no record of my complaint and referred me to the store (why??!) or the State Mgr again!! I am fully expecting Covid-19 to be an excuse which does not wash as this complaint was lodged 6 weeks ago! I am wearing glasses from the chemist. Can't even begin to describe my frustration with the handling of this. Never again!
Great product and staff
Staff are always friendly and have best interest at heart. Their style range is large and good quality unlike other optical stores. Stores are always bright and clean. Their optometrists really know their stuff.
Exceptional staff member!
Recently took my elderly father to OPSM Waurn Ponds to get new glasses. We had the most helpful and pleasant staff member, Lesley. She could not have been nicer to my dad. Well done!
Bent my Frames to abnormal proportions
I purchased a $750 pair of glasses from OPSM just over a year ago (Feb 2019). The Frames since purchased have warped terribly so i went in to have them re-aligned 2 weeks ago(Chermside Shop). They are now a lot worst with the arms bent to outrageous proportions, to the extent that they are no longer wearable let alone usable. Obviously they cannot repair/undo their work (bending) and should simply replace my frames. I am returning to their shop again today and will update my comments after my visit....stay tuned!
Zero customer service
Worst customer service . Didn’t receive the contact lenses which placed 2 weeks ago. Called the customer service a few times for refund but to no avail . When I placed the order online , I clearly request leave the contact lenses at the mail box without signature . But toll left the card and ask me to collect at the toll depot which located an hour drive from my home . I was home all day when toll arrive , they didn’t check if someone home and just leave the card . Request to redeliver the the next day , initially the agreed but after that they said they miss the delivery . OPSM said will sort it out and call me back. It has been nearly a week, no communication from OPSM. Bad service .
Expensive, low quality scratched glasses
I purchased a pair of glasses from OPSM in November 2019. Four months later the lens are completely covered in scratches! Including a couple of wide scratches where it looks like the slightly coloured lens coating is coming off. At a cost of $609 I think this is completely unacceptable. I treat my glasses well and know that this is not related to poor treatment or general wear and tear. My previous glasses (not from OPSM) are now 3 years old and don't have any scratches on them! I think OPSM must be using materials or lens coatings that are not at all scratch resistant? I'm so disappointed! I wish I'd seen the similar reviews here prior to shopping at OPSM.
- OPSM Retail Stores
Four mistakes / 8 weeks for a simple lens
I took in a pair of my own frames ( nice French designer ) to have a very simple lens prescription fitted. I chose OPSM because they had a good reputation and I wanted my frames to be looked after. The OPSM quote was at least 50% higher than Optical Superstore but I assumed that higher quality materials/better service would apply.
A Summary of this Experience with OPSM
*In 2 weeks a pair of glasses came back with completely the wrong frames - no one had checked that the right order had arrived - no apology
*These were returned and after the ...next 2 week delivery date passed I was given the runaround for an extra week and worked out that they were keeping from me that my nice frames were lost. *At this point I was so annoyed by the way the Store Manager was failing to address both the first mistake and that my frames were lost and late, that I asked to speak to the Regional Manager. He handled the situation well offering me a refund of the gap payment and my glasses turned up a few days later. *HOWEVER, there was another mistake and the lenses were incorrect. Progressive lenses were fitted even though I specifically said no when asked. Totally unwearable because my distance vision is almost 20/20 and I couldn’t even use the reading side. I’m not convinced it was even my prescription.
Outrageous price and zero service
Today I went to OPSM store on Rundle Mall to get a quote on lenses. one young lady quoted me nearly $1000 for a pair of lenses only. it is utterly outrageous.
even worse, I did an eye test in Dec 19 at this store and took me nearly an hour. The staff forgot to store the reading prescription on the system. now I have to do another eye test.
I will never go to OPSM again. they simply want to rip off customers.
Bad website as unable to order online, store only, no good for rural customers
Going on 2 years now and can't always make the 3 hour trip to town to order and pick up or wait for them to answer the phone in Mackay, as online system wont load me and in store can't help at all. Going back to Specsavers, streamlined, professional and better pricing. Specsavers you can order online once you have your prescription.
Didn’t recieve my contacts
Didn’t recieve my contacts, OPSM say it’s my fault and won’t give me my money back over $100. I’m new to the country and an awful first experience. Will never use them again!!
opsm maddington are great,saved my sight!!!!!!
opsm Maddington are great,saved my sight!!!!!!
asked Charlene to look at my eye due to loss of sight
detached retina,she wrote me a letter for royal Perth hospital and took some pictures
the staff have been very heplfull
thanks guys good service
Miranda store need negative stars!
Refused to serve, lied about the reason!
On a quiet Monday morning I asked if my glasses (an OPSM product) could be adjusted as they had been knocked off my face the previous day. I acknowledged that the glasses were 4 years old and were fragile, but I was having trouble focusing. The lady who served me said they were understaffed because of the rain and busy, even though no one was in the shop, so could I come back in an hour.
I returned in an hour to be told by a gentleman they were busy (one person in the shop) and understaffed, could I co...
Questions & Answers
Why should I pay more when I bought a par of RayBan frames and was not told that they would be engaged with the RayBan on them in the right hand corner now for me to get it fix up I have to pay $260 extra on top of what I have or ready paid I don’t think it’s right I have paid a lot of money or ready and I will never shop at opsm again I am very disappointed this is my first and last time with Tuggeranong ACT eye tested on the 21/4/21 got them in the post on the 14/5/21 I have eyewear Protection Plan and still have to pay $260 why
Yes Margaret you are right. They should have explain about whole thing specially about the price. I have a bad experience with them, too.
We are sorry to hear you have had a bad experience in one of our stores.
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Do you price match on frames?
OPSM does not offer a price matching service in store.
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Good Morning Victor
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OPSM Customer Support
I supplied OPSM with my contact details on 17/3/2021. Have not heard from them which suggests their expression of concern/interest was for show only
We can see that we contacted you via email and your response was the below "I do not think you can be of any assistance to me. I have made my decision to avoid OPSM in future. "
Due to this response your feedback was not lodged further to management as we respected your decision stated in the email. However if you have changed your mind now, please let us know and we will get management to contact you to discuss. Reference number is #249413
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