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Changing the way people look at optometry

Our Branches

The Optometrist - Brooklyn Mall

Shop 23, Brooklyn Mall, Fehrsen St & Veale St, Pretoria

+27 12 942 8642

The Optometrist - Moreleta Park

680 Rubenstein Drive Moreleta Park

+27 12 942 8647

The Optometrist - Hartbeespoortdam

Shop 8 Smoorverlief Centre R27 Tielmann Street Melodie Hartbeespoortdam

+27 87 944 1878

The Optometrist - Pretoria North

259 Burger Street, Pretoria North Medical Centre, Pretoria North

+27 12 565 6283 (option 5)

The Optometrist - Brits

18 De Witts Ave, Krishna Medical Centre, Brits

+27 12 252 2288

How Can Eye assist you?

Advice In Best Optics

Contact Lens Assessment, Fittings & Training

Newest Spectacle Lens Technology

On-site Cut and Fit Lab


Pathology Testing


Glaucoma Testing


Diabetic Screenings

Drivers License Screenings

Caring for your Child's Vision

About Us

Penny Duncan

Penny Duncan

Optometrist/Director/Owner and Founder of the Optometrist

A graduate of the University of Johannesburg and the Cape Town University of Technology, Penny graduated Cum Laude in her first course Optical Dispensing where after she studied further at the University of Johannesburg for Optometry.

Melanie De Bruyn

Melanie De Bruyn


A graduate of the University of Johannesburg, Melanie always thrives when her patients hand their optical concerns to her skilled hands. She always strives to make sure that the best possible optical solution is delivered to all of her patients.

Contact Lenses Sold

Satisfied Clients

Ongoing Eye Exams

Cups Of Coffee

About Our Staff

All the people that make The Optometrist great



Moreleta Branch



Brooklyn Branch



Brooklyn Branch



Brits Branch



Pretoria North Branch



Hartebeespoortdam Branch


A collection of our brands and styles

Why we are different

The optometrist’s personal touch

On average, we spend 45 minutes to an hour with our clients and we do not rush our eye exams.

Making sure that we have a thoroughly checked patient is the difference for us!

We always try to associate ourselves with the top brands in the industry, so we stay on the cutting edge of optometry.

From Our Clients

Melanie & Penny, thank you for being excellent optometrists! My new prescription is perfect and I am loving my new Soviet frames

Marike Van Copenhagen

The Optometrist Brooklyn Mall Client

Incredibly quick, helpful and efficient service

Carma Prinsloo

The Optometrist Brooklyn Mall Client

Melanie & Penny are really helpful and knowledgeable. A great selection of modern and fashionable glasses. Excellent advice and service

Marsha Day

The Optometrist Hartbeespoortdam Client

“I took my 4-year old for her first exam and the experience was amazing they knew just how to handle her and make the experience unforgettable.”

Tom Ewer

Bredasdorp Client

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