Originally from the North East, ABDO Certified Professional Optician, Barbara, joined us in 2007. She qualified as a Dispensing Optician in 2003, then taking further qualifications in Low Vision Acuity, during which she won the Ted Watts memorial prize for the best student in Low Vision Acuity. She has over 35 years experience in optics, in both independent and multiple opticians rising to store manager at Boots Opticians. Barbara is an expert in all aspects of dispensing including complex prescriptions, provision for children, life-style and fashion dispensing, specialist dispensing for facial anomalies, sports and safety lenses and much more. Barbara is always more than happy to help and discuss your prescription and eye care options.