Consultations for Laser Eye Surgery, Lens Replacement Surgery and Cataract Surgery Chester

Chester The Exchange

Suite 2,1st Floor The Exchange
St John Street
Chester CH1 1DD
United Kingdom

Local enquiries

01244 567731

Customer services

0800 023 20 20

Opening Times

  • Monday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Thursday
  • Friday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Saturday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Sunday

Services Available

  • Laser Eye Surgery Consultation
  • Eye Examination - Private
  • Contact Lens Fitting
  • Contact Lens Aftercare
  • Private Cataract Consultation
  • Dry Eye Assessment
  • Glaucoma Assessment

Where to find us

Optical Express is located on the first floor of The Exchange on St. John Street in Chester city centre. This clinic provides eye services like examinations, contact lens fittings and laser eye surgery consultation.  The clinic is located only 3 miles from the M53. Exit at junction 12 and at the roundabout take the exit for A56 (W) Chester and follow signs for the city centre.

Turn right off Hoole Way roundabout following signs for city centre parking along St Oswalds Way. Head straight through the next roundabout along St Martin's Way until you come to the roundabout at Chester Magistrates Court. Take the first exit signposted for Grosvenor shopping centre along Grosvenor Street/ Pepper Street. Just before the archway, turn left into Grosvenor Shopping Centre car park.

The clinic is only a 5 minute walk past the archway. Turn left up St John Street and the clinic can be found on your right hand side next to Pizza Express.

Quick Direction

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How to get there


The closest car park is located in Grosvenor shopping centre, a 5 minute walk from the clinic. There are also many parking spaces available around Chester city centre on a pay and display basis, including the short stay car park on Princess Street, across from The Forum shopping centre.  

By Train

Chester train station is a 5 minute drive from the clinic. There is a taxi rank and several bus stops outside of the station serving the city centre.

By Bus

There are regular services into Chester from surrounding areas to the bus station located behind Chester Town Hall on Princess Street. At the end of Princess Street head south on Northgate Street turning left onto East gate Street at the end. Take a right after the archway on to St John Street and the clinic is near the end of the street next to Pizza Express. Buses to local areas stop directly outside of the clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Chester The Exchange

  • Laser Eye Surgeons in Chester The Exchange

    Only working with experienced surgeons, Optical Express give you peace of mind you are in safe hands when under going laser eye surgery. It is also important you have trust in your surgeon. Find out more about your surgeons previous experiences here. 

    Our Surgeons
  • Laser Eye Treatments in Chester The Exchange

    Start enjoying life without glasses and contact lenses with one of our laser eye treatments. The best known and most popular types are LASIK and LASEK. Both treatments can also be advanced to include iDesign which is tailored to you and gives you the best results,. Find out more about laser eye surgery in Chester The Exchange here. 

    Types of laser eye surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Consultation in Chester The Exchange

    Designed to reduce your reliance on glasses and contact lenses, cataract surgery replaces the damaged natural lens. As you don't have to wait with Optical Express in Chester for cataract surgery, you will be able to select a date and time to suit you. Find out more about cataract surgery consultations at Optical Express here. 

    Cataract Surgery

Your Eye Care Provider in Chester The Exchange

Contact Lens Fittings

It is important your contact lenses fit and are comfortable. Contact lenses provided by Optical Express are to a high standard using the latest technology. Find out more about our contact lenses here.

Contact Lenses

Eye tests in Chester The Exchange

Receive your own personalised iScan report with a fully comprehensive eye test at Optical Express. This is a detailed report of your sight test and eye health check. Find out more about an eye test at Chester The Exchange here.

Eye Tests