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See our new range of ‘over-the-counter’ ready made reading spectacles. They are available in powers of +1.00 to +3.50 in 0.25 & 0.50 dioptre increments. They are made in sunglass and bifocal lenses as well as standard single vision styles. Many of the fashionable frames can even be glazed with your own prescription if required.

The NEW 3D OCT eye scan...

The future of eye care is here NOW...its called 3D OCT
The health of your eyes matters to you. It matters to us too, which is why we are introducing a  new service to detect a variety of eye conditions much earlier than has been possible before.
Optical Coherence Tomography or OCT offers highly advanced screening for glaucoma, diabetes, age related macular degeneration (AMD), vitreous detachment and more. Read more....Information/Entries/2011/3/24_3D_OCT_eyescan.htmlshapeimage_3_link_0
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What’s new

Binoculars, telescopes & magnifiers

Paul Whiteman Optometrists are stockists of Carl Zeiss binoculars and monoculars and spotting telescopes. We offer a servicing, cleaning and repair service for all makes of binoculars and telescopes. Read more....

Contact lens fitting service

Paul Whiteman Optometrists offer a comprehensive contact lens fitting and Aftercare service. We are able to fit and supply all types of soft and rigid gas permeable designs, from the latest Johnson & Johnson Trueye™ daily disposables to the CooperVision combined toric (for astigmatism) and multifocal lenses.

  1. We can supply contact lenses for all purposes, from lenses you can wear every day or for occasional use, such as when playing sports, through to extended wear lenses designed to be slept in for prolonged periods, hence eliminating the need for regular daily maintenance.

  2. In addition we offer a Try Before You Buy service for new contact lens wearers and a 5* Aftercare service for existing wearers to ensure they continue to wear them successfully.

  3. We supply contact lenses from all major suppliers including Johnson & Johnson, Bausch & Lomb, Cibavision, CooperVision and Sauflon.

  4. Our easy payment terms offer the opportunity to pay by regular monthly Direct Debit, cash or major credit card on a Pay-As-You-Go basis. Those paying by DD receive additional benefits such as reduced cost contact lenses, discount on spectacles sunglasses and cleaning solutions. Read more....

Modern eye care

Paul Whiteman Optometrists offer private, NHS, and corporate eye examinations, utilising the latest computerised eye testing equipment at our large fully air-conditioned premises in Church Street. For those considering laser refractive surgery we are able to offer independent specialist advice and guidance.

Modern eye wear

We offer a large display of over 500 contemporary, traditional and designer spectacle frames and sunglasses. We have frames to suit all budgets, ages and requirements. Whether you require spectacles for working with a computer, sports eye wear for golfing, fishing or shooting we are able to offer specialised frames and lenses to suit all your needs.

  1.  We stock and supply frames from leading suppliers such as Lindberg, Silhouette, Giorgio Armani, Boss, Gucci, Prada and Martin & Martin. Read more....

  2. If you require spectacles for special purposes, hobbies, sports etc. we are ready to advise you on the best type of frame and lenses.

  3. We stock, all year round, a large range of quality sunglasses from manufacturers including Ray-Ban, Oakley, Maui Jim, Serengeti, Adidas and Smith. Whether you need prescription or non-prescription lenses. We can advise on the latest polarised, photochromic, high index plastic or polycarbonate lenses to protect your eyes from harmful ultraviolet light. Read more....

  4. We are able to supply the latest high tech spectacle lenses from all major manufacturers including Carl Zeiss, Rodenstock, Essilor, Kodak, Nikon and Shamir.  Read more....