We are re-opening on 1 June!
Thank you for your patience during this time. At the moment, we will have reduced hours - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 10 am to 3pm.
Until then we can still help with collection of contact lenses and spectacles that have been ordered. Please phone the Medical Centre on 01278 444666 and ask for Beth or e-mail Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Farrant has always shown a keen interest to be at the forefront of the profession. She has a specialist interest in therapeutics and dry eye as well as being a skilled contact lens practitioner. She lectures internationally and is a trustee of the college of optometrists. More locally she is heavily involved in the Somerset Local Optical Committee and was instrumental in setting up the new local ACES eye scheme. She has the new Diploma in Glaucoma and is an independent prescriber.
Edward Farrant has a wide scope of practice within the profession. He has particular interests in acute eye care and glaucoma, and also works with the Opthalmologists at Musgrove Hopsital as a specialist optometrist. He also has a keen interest in general optometry and has expert knowledge in contact lenses. He has recently achieved the Diploma in Glaucoma and is also an independent prescriber.
Meet Gareth Dunn…
Gareth graduated from the same university as Ed and Sarah 9 years ago and has lived in Bridgwater since qualifying. He has gained experience across many different aspects of optometric practice, enabling him to provide high quality eye examinations. He has particular interests in managing acute eye problems as well as contact lens assessments and fits. Being a father of two he is also happy to examine children’s eyes from any age, especially if there are concerns about their vision or eye health.
Welcome to Coraley Dunn…
We are delighted to introduce our new Optometrist, Coraley Dunn. Coraley will be joining the East Quay Vision team at the beginning of September 2018, working alongside Edward Farrant. Coraley qualified from the same university as Sarah and Edward Farrant and has undergone further training in various aspects of eye care but has particular interests in fitting all types of contact lenses and managing acute eye problems. Also as a mum of two she is more than happy to examine children of any age.