Francois du Toit qualified from Wits Technikon School of Optometry in Johannesburg in 1986. Francois started his career in a group-practice in 1987 and remained in private practice until 1994, when he introduced “EyeQ - Progressive Optometry” in 2002 . Francois and his business partner expanded the EyeQ group to 5 premium stores in the Cape Town area over the next ten years in 2014 they branched out into Gauteng and Pretoria as well, totalling 7 practices.
Francois' passion for optometry comes from wanting to make a difference in people’s lives and for him the rewards are happy patients. Francois believes that happy patients and word-of mouth referrals are key elements in the growth of their practices over the years. Aside from run of the mill clinical optometry, Francois is most passionate about complex contact lens fits for conditions such as keratoconus, post-surgical contact lens fits, post corneal graft fittings and irregular corneas. Francois has extensive experience in rigid gas permeable contact lenses, hybrid contact lenses and well as mini-scleral contact lenses. He also has a keen interest Low Vision Therapy for partially sighted people.
These are just a few things about Francois du Toit that make his passion for Optometry stand out from the rest.
Francois is based in the EyeQ Cavendish Square Store. To book an appointment, please complete the form on the right or contact the store directly on 021 683 4546. The stores address is : Shop L42 Cavendish Square Dreyer St Claremont, 7735 South Africa