There's more to a routine eye examination than you might expect.
Read our interesting guide which explains some of the procedures that we'll carry out during your visit.
Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
We now offer Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) in the practice.
is a highly advanced technology used for retinal imaging and
analysis. It is a valuable tool in diagnosing and monitoring
conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and retinal
Confused about conditions such as cataract and glaucoma, or the affect
of diabetes on your eyes?
Download our simple guide which will give you some useful
information (PDF format)
How do we make
If you've ever wondered how spectacles
are made, we've written a step-by-step guide
which shows how this is done in our
We hope you'll find it interesting.
Advances in lens coatings
technology has improved markedly in recent years. Standard
anti-reflection treatments are now more resistant to smudges and deposits.
We also offer an innovative product called Drivesafe.
This uses the latest technology to reduce aberrations and glare when
driving, while also providing tangible benefits when using computers,
phones and tablets.
alternative method of sight correction
(or "Ortho K") is an
interesting alternative to refractive surgery,
spectacles, or wearing contact lenses throughout the day. In Ortho K, a
rigid gas permeable lens is worn overnight to temporarily reshape the
cornea. When removed in the morning, this provides corrected vision
during waking hours. Research has also suggested that, in young people,
it might stop the progression of short sightedness. Read more