Your local Belfast independent optician
All routine General Ophthalmic Services should be suspended with immediate effect
from 24 March 20
Only essential and urgent eyecare services should be provided
All domiciliary eyecare services should be suspended
- Your vision has suddenly changed or become blurry.
- You have a painful red eye.
- You have been advised to attend this practice by NHS 111 or another healthcare professional, e.g your GP, for your urgent eye care.
- You have broken or lost your glasses and need a replacement pair to function.
- You have a problem with your contact lenses.
Conditions that can be assessed under this FREE NHS service include:
- Red eye or eyelids.
- Irritation and inflammation of the eye.
- Significant recent sticky discharge from the eye or watery eye.
- Recently occurring flashes and floaters.
- Recent and sudden loss of vision.
- Foreign body in the eye / something stuck under your eyelid.
- Ingrowing lashes.
PLEASE NOTE, THIS IS NOT A SIGHT TEST.
If you have a major eye condition that is normally monitored by a visit to our practice or the hospital eye service this will NOT be covered by this service: for example, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy or glaucoma.
We are Belfast’s largest stockists of Oliver Peoples frames and the exclusive stockist in Northern Ireland for Garrett Leight Californian Optical. Our other major brands include Lindberg, Cutler & Gross, Lafont, Paul Smith and Philippe Starck. We also offer brands such as Marie Claire, Gigi Barcelona and update our stock frequently, so please visit us to see what we have that you might like.
The practice specialises in contact lenses including “Ortho K” – the alternative to laser. To find out more about Ortho K Nocturnal lenses click here
30 minute appointment where your visual needs are assessed to establish if a prescription for glasses or contact lenses is required. Your eye health will also be screened for all eye diseases with latest technology.
With two Belfast practices, we are able to cater for your needs locally. Visit us at 44 Howard Street or 384 Upper Newtownards Road to browse our wide range of products and talk to our friendly staff.
Experience our legendary customer care by making an appointment at one of our shops. We guarantee you will have a great experience!