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1-3 Ashburton Road, Gosforth

Friendly and helpful - My optician and their team are dedicated, knowledgeable and dead helpful. They are really good at explaining what is going on during eye examinations and brilliant at helping pick out frames. Incredibly friendly throughout. Highly recommended

J Milne - NHS Choices

We provide dedicated care by professionally qualified experts

Our practice is focussed on building relationships with patients. We give unrushed expert advice and passionately believe in bettering and caring for eye health within the local community.

If there's anything you would like to talk to us about regarding your eye health, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

  • Andrew Keyes BSc(Hons), MCOptom, FIIoC

    Andrew Keyes BSc(Hons), MCOptom, FIIoC

    As Principal Optometrist, Andrew is passionate about enhancing patients' lives through improving their vision.

    He loves dealing with all aspects of general optometry practice and particularly enjoys the work he does with Visual Stress, Dyslexia and Migraine sufferers.

  • Anthony McIvor FBDO, FdSc

    Anthony McIvor FBDO, FdSc

    Anthony is passionate about helping our patients. As a qualified Dispensing Optician, this involves converting the outcome of the eye examination into the best possible spectacles for each individual patients' needs.

  • Sarah Townsend Bsc(Hons), MCOptom, Dip TP(IP)

    Sarah Townsend Bsc(Hons), MCOptom, Dip TP(IP)

    As well as being an enthusiastic Practice Optometrist, Sarah is heavily involved in the development of the eyecare profession. She is one of the few optometrists in the UK to have completed further qualifications to be able to prescribe medical treatment for common eye conditions.

    Sarah has a special interest in sore red eye conditions and runs a specialist dry eye clinic in the practice. She has a reputation for being very friendly and explaining things clearly.

  • Caroline Dodds

    Caroline Dodds

    As our Practice Receptionist, Caroline is the person you are most likely to speak to on the phone.

    She enjoys welcoming our patients in to the practice and we can guarantee you will be greeted by her with a smile.

  • Louise Keyes

    Louise Keyes

    Louise's role is mostly behind the scenes as she also runs a counselling practice. As a dentist and counsellor with post-graduate psychology qualifications, she is always ready to help convert new ideas into action and make innovative changes to improve our patients' experience.

    As Andrew's wife, she also keeps him in check (assisted by the rest of the team!).

Come and see us at our Gosforth opticians

Conveniently located for Jesmond, Kenton, Tyne Valley, Wideopen and Ponteland. Free on-street parking.

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