Looking after your eyesight is our main purpose. We are committed to providing the highest standards of professional eyecare with quality lenses and frames.
The value of regular eye tests cannot be underestimated. They are an important check to make sure your glasses are up to date and are an important health check. Hidden eye conditions such as Glaucoma, cataract and macular degeneration can be detected.
Annual eye tests are recomended for children and adults over 70. Research shows that one in five children have an undetected vision problem.
Guide Dogs for the Blind reported that nearly 90 % of people fear losing their eyesight more than any other senses. Their advice is that everyone should have regular eye tests,regardless of whether or not they wear glasses.
Regular eye tests are essential. We would also like to take a picture & OCT(type of ultrasound)scan of the retina as part of this examination.This more detailed(hospital grade) examination incurs a small additional charge.We will show you these results and explain the findings.
Which? consumer organistaion recently revealed that independent practices are rated as top opticians by the public. The survey of 5409 which? members measured customer service,product choice and quality. We are an independent practice owned and run in Acomb for 21 years by David Dowley.