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What a strange week but we are open

What a strange week but we are open

Well, a week has passed since we opened, the staff returned, and what a strange week it has been. The absolute priority prior to opening was to ensure that all the safety equipment and systems were in place so that we could actually open safely. I already had the...
Update from Mark Davis Optician May 2020

Update from Mark Davis Optician May 2020

This last eight weeks has been a really, really strange period in my professional life. Never before have I been in a situation where I have been forced to shut down for a long period and in such strange circumstances. I have, at times found it to be quite disturbing....
What happens as our eyes mature?

What happens as our eyes mature?

We all know that as time passes unfortunately our body changes. Our eyes are not immune to these changes, which is not a surprise. Often the first sign, usually at around 40, is that small print becomes harder to read. We begin to need help to read. This is a process...
Blood Pressure and your Eyes

Blood Pressure and your Eyes

I would like to wish all of my patients a very happy, healthy and safe New Year As many of you will know eye tests have many benefits. As well as making sure that the eyes are focusing properly and working together, one of the main reasons, and it is so important, to...
Eye Lashes and Eye Health

Eye Lashes and Eye Health

As many of you will know, I have been studying dry eye and tear film health quite intensively for some time, and I have just read a research article that, if I am honest, I started reading thinking that it was an April fool! However, this just goes to show how...
Why Kids Need Back to School Eye Exams

Why Kids Need Back to School Eye Exams

The benefits of regular testing You may be knee deep in school supplies as the new school year approaches, but don’t forget about your children’s health, especially their eyes. It’s never a bad idea to have your child’s eyesight checked at the start of each new school...