Your Local Opticians
Smith and Swepson Opticians was opened in 1978 and we offer you over 65 years 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.
Comprehensive Eye Exams
Complete Optical Services
Contact Lens Examination
Our Friendly Staff
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.
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.
Carrie is our wonderful receptionist
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.
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.