Opticians & Laser Eye Surgery Edinburgh

Edinburgh Shandwick Place

23 Shandwick Place
Edinburgh EH2 4RG
United Kingdom

Local enquiries

0131 558 1230

Customer services

0800 023 20 20

Opening Times

  • Monday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Tuesday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Wednesday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • Thursday
    09:00 - 17:30
  • 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
  • Diabetic Screening Assessment
  • Age Related Macular Degeneration Assessment
  • Glaucoma Assessment
  • Keratoconus Assessment

Where to find us

Optical Express Shandwick Place is located at the west end of Princes Street in the direction of Haymarket. Services include laser eye surgery consultations, cataract surgery consultations and eye examinations.

If you are travelling by car you can get to it can be accessed via the bottom of Lothian road and turning left towards Haymarket. The store is situated beside the Sony Centre and is across the road from the Bank of Scotland.

Quick Direction

23 Shandwick Place ,Edinburgh EH2 4RG,United Kingdom
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How to get there


There are limited car parking spaces on side streets as this is a main road.  


The nearest station is Edinburgh Haymarket which is a 2 minute walk from the store along Shandwick Place.

By Bus

There are regular bus services outside our store which serve the local areas.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

  • Laser Eye Surgeons in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

    All our surgeons at Optical Express have a detailed profile page, this lets you have trust in the surgeon who will be carrying out your laser eye treatment. We will also give you peace of mind we only work with the most experienced of surgeons. Find out more about your local ophthalmologist in Edinburgh Shandwick Place here. 

    Our Surgeons
  • Laser Eye Treatments in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

    The two types of laser eye treatments at Optical Express in Edinburgh Shandwick Place are LASEK and LASIK. At your consultation, if you are suitable, we will recommend the best option for you. Both treatments will give you the best results and the option to enhance with iDesign. Find out more about laser eye surgery in Edinburgh here. 

    Types of laser eye surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Consultation in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

    Cataract surgery may be the choice of treatment for you. At your consultation with Optical Express in Edinburgh Shandwick Place, we will discuss the options available to you and the premium lenses we use. You will also be able to book your surgery as you don't have to wait at Optical Express. Find out more about cataract surgery at Optical Express here. 

    Cataract Surgery

Your Eye Care Provider in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

Contact Lens Fittings

No matter what your requirements for contact lenses are, our experienced optometrists at Edinburgh Shandwick Place are here to help you make sure yours fit properly and are comfortable. Find out more about contact lenses at Optical Express here.

Contact Lenses

Eye tests in Edinburgh Shandwick Place

A comprehensive eye test at Optical Express will identify early signs of eye disease and will check for other general health conditions. Find out more about an eye test in Edinburgh Shandwick Place here.

Eye Tests