Who Are Smith and Swepson Opticians?

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Smith and Swepson Opticians were opened in 1978 as your local opticians Cheltenham  and we offer you over 65 years of experience dedicated to eye care and development, with a passion for personal excellence and bespoke design. 

Creating a highly professional, thorough, and personable experience for both adults and children is fundamental to our approach to your long-lasting sight satisfaction.

From a standard eye test or check-up to a fully bespoke consultation, examination, and design clinic for specific, VDU, social or sports spectacle, and contact lens wearers, we are committed to giving you the attention you deserve to ensure your eyes endure a very long, bright and healthy future.

Inside Smith and Swepson
Local Opticians
Comprehensive Eye Exams

Comprehensive Eye Exams

Complete Optical Services

Complete Optical Services

Contact Lens Examination

Contact Lens Examination

eye care

Urgent Care

Our Friendly Staff

Optometrist
Optometrist

Amy has practiced as an Optometrist, after achieving a first class honours degree from the University of Bradford in 2003, and completing her pre-registration qualification in 2004. She is one of a few Optometrists who has completed further training to qualify as an Independent Prescriber, gained in 2017. Her specialities are in Glaucoma, diabetes and paediatric eye health. Her passion for her professional career is balanced with a love of swimming, horse riding, film and theatre going.

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Dispensing Optician
Dispensing Optician

Carole graduated as a Dispensing Optician from City & East London College in 1980, and has been practising for 40 years, working with manufacturers to find the most cutting edge design and technically advanced eyewear, including being part of the team that introduced the world famous Dame Edna Everage glasses. Carole is responsible for all eyewear, engaging your needs and wants to fully understand the style, look and feel you crave, utilising the latest spectacle lens technology.

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Reception
Reception

Carrie is our wonderful receptionist

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Amy
Optometrist 

Carole 
Dispensing Optician

Carrie
Reception

Reception
Reception

Felicia joined us in 2019 with a wealth of experience gained from running her own business back in Zimbabwe. She really enjoys gardening and being involved in youth work, she is married to Steve and their 2 daughters are doctors in Johannesburg.

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Practice Dog
Practice Dog

Bo joined the team two years ago as the practice guard dog and as you can see she must've interviewed well as she doesn't look like a typical candidate. Her favourite things are receiving loads of fuss and tap-dancing.

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Felicia
Reception

Miss Bojangles (Bo)
Practice Guard Dog