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The Caring City Charity Project in Sri Lanka

Supporting the work of the Caring City by donating thousands of pairs of glasses. Giving the gift of sight to community projects | Optical Express

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Glasgow the Caring City

We are supporting Glasgow the Caring City on Project New Vision which values visual health as a route out of poverty, since 2007 | Optical Express

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Harpurhey North City Shopping Centre

Our local Harpurhey North City Shopping Centre Clinic offers multiple of services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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London Westfield White City

Our local London Westfield White City Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Corporate Responsibility

With a clear Corporate Social Responsibility group, we work with life changing charities to truly enhance the lives of others | Optical Express

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5 steps to protect your children's eyes

Maintaining the health of your children's eyes is really important as it may help prevent them having eyesight problems in later life. Optical Express explain 5 steps to protect your child’s eyes.

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Contact Lenses

We have a wide range of contact lenses made from the highest standard from leading manufacturers including BBGR, Oracle and Zeiss | Optical Express

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Thanks a Million ND

Read stories from our NHS and emergency service workers who received laser eye surgery as part of the Thanks a Million Campaign | Optical Express

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Sarah

Sarah talks about her experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: I feel like telling everybody ‘I can see!’. It’s a big thing, it’s great.

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Glasgow Braehead Shopping Centre

Our local Glasgow Braehead Shopping Centre Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Inverness High Street

Our local Inverness High Street Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Derby St Peters Way

Our local Derby St Peters Way Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Leeds Airedale House

Our local Leeds Airedale House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Sheffield Meadowhall Centre

Our local Sheffield Meadowhall Centre Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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London Shaftesbury Avenue

Our local London Shaftesbury Avenue Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Plymouth Princess Court

Our local Plymouth Princess Court Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Salisbury

Our local Salisbury Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Swindon Minton Place

Our local Swindon Minton Place Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Worcester Broad Street

Our local Worcester Broad Street Clinic offers multiple services laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our latest range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Cash for Kids

Responds to the needs of children in communities throughout the UK, and we enable them to achieve their individual potential | Optical Express

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The Glasgow Taxi Outing

Since 2007 we have supported Glasgow Taxi Outing an annual event in which hundreds of taxi drivers give youngsters a day to remember | Optical Express

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Marine Conservation Society

A business member of the Marine Conservation Society, supporting them to protect our oceans and marine life from plastic pollution | Optical Express

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Meet Alan – the 12 year old boy whose life was saved by a routine eye exam

12 year old Alan Watson from Edinburgh attended the Cameron Toll Optical Express clinic for his annual check-up which saved his life. Children under 16 are entitled to eye examinations at no cost.

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The difference between Lasik and Lasek

If you’ve started to think about having laser eye surgery , one of the things that can confuse people is the difference between the two types treatment that Optical Express offer— LASIK and LASEK.

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Video reveals the secrets of top golfers laser eye surgery

Some of the world’s most renowned sportsmen and women are benefiting from a simple medical procedure helping them stay at the top of their games. Book your free consultation at Optical Express today.

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Optical Express invests over £3million in new Bristol clinic

Britain’s leading provider of eye care, Optical Express, has opened a brand new, state of the art clinic in the heart of Bristol. £3 million has been invested into the clinic to make sure that it offers truly exceptional quality and service.

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Laser Eye Surgery Myths: What Is The Procedure?

David Moulsdale, chief executive officer of Optical Express answers a range of commonly asked questions about laser eye surgery.

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Optical Express Leeds the way with two new openings

Optical Express has shown its commitment to serving the visual health needs of local people in Leeds by opening two new clinics within the city.

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Local Demand Sees Opening Of Horsham Eye Clinic

Leading national eye care provider, Optical Express is opening a new laser eye surgery consultation and aftercare clinic in Horsham, West Sussex due to high patient demand in the area.

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The Ultimate Guide to Laser Eye Surgery Part 1

Optical Express - This is part one and covers some of the initial questions you might have about laser eye surgery.

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Optical Express fulfills its 'Eastern Promise' to help children's charity auction

Optical Express recently donated a voucher for laser eye treatment to the ‘Eastern Promise’ Charity Ball, helping to raise £60,000 on the night for the GEM Appeal charity.

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Give yourself the gift of glasses-free vision this Christmas!

Christmas is a magical time and everyone hopes for a Christmas miracle for themselves. At Optical Express we can offer you our very own little miracle, laser eye surgery.

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10 ways laser eye surgery will change your life

Explore 10 ways that getting laser eye surgery will change your life and take the next step by joining the vast majority of our patients who tell us they wish they'd done it sooner | Optical Express

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Charitable team at Glasgow office are flipping brilliant!

Optical Express colleagues recently showed off their pancake flipping skills. The team at 200 SVS Glasgow were delighted to take part in Pancake Day themed activities to raise money for Fares 4 Free.

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Ease Eye Fatigue with These 6 Exercises

While we can’t really pass on screen time, you can ease the strain with the equivalent of a gymnastics workout for your eyes… in a good way, of course. And the best part is that you can do them at work!

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The Best Ways to Buy Contact Lenses at Optical Express

It's also important that your contact lenses fit properly and are comfortable to wear. Stop by your local Optical Express store to find out more about Contact Lens Direct or Buy Online today.

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Sheila’s seeing clearly once again after cataract surgery at Optical Express

Three Degrees singer Sheila Ferguson is seeing clearly again after she recently underwent life-changing lens surgery with Optical Express to treat her cataracts. Book your free consultation today.

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Nurse Liz celebrates her spec-tacular career with Optical Express

As we celebrate International Nurses Day, Lead Theatre Practitioner, Liz tell us about her 16 year career with Optical Express after they took over the refractive surgery provider she then worked for.

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97% of contact lens users are damaging the environment

The UK throws over 750 million contact lenses down the drain or into landfill every year, damaging the environment and filling oceans with microplastics.

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New clinic opening Tallaght, Dublin

We have opened a new clinic and treatment centre in Tallaght, Dublin, bringing the latest diagnostic and treatment technologies in eye care to the city.

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Mulberry - Quintessentially British eyewear now available at Optical Express.

Optical Express are delighted to launch Mulberry's very first collection of premium eyewear in a number of our locations nationwide. Visit your nearest stockist and view the range yourself.

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Scottish Water

Optical Express has perfect vision to help reduce marine litter through how you dispose of your lenses after you've finished with them. Making sure people only flush the 3Ps - pee, poo & toilet paper.

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Crowd-action on Contact Lens Pollution

Optical Express ran an environmental research project using crowd-action platform Collaction. To highlight the amount of waste generated from one month's worth of contact lenses.

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Are you risking your eye sight by increased alcohol consumption?

People are becoming increasingly aware of the dangers of alcohol abuse on the body and long-term health, but not everyone is aware of the detrimental effect of alcohol on your eye health reports Optical Express.

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Our Focus On Plastic Pollution

Microplastics, plastic pollution, single use plastics - they're everywhere - both literally and metaphorically, every day there are news stories on the damage to our planet caused by plastic.

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New Year Health-volution

Health conscious Brits pledge to make 2020 the healthiest year yet. A national poll conducted by Optical Express revealed 75% people are confident to keep their resolution up longer than a month, rather than the usual couple of weeks.

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Tips for tackling eco-anxiety in 2020

Heather Suttie, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager at Optical Express shares tips on how to save money, lead a more sustainable lifestyle and help quell eco-anxiety in 2020. Read more here.

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The Great Global Nurdle Hunt

Nurdle is one of those words that sit in the same group as microplastics and by definition is a very small pellet of plastic | Optical Express

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Optical Express surgery centres receive industry-first accreditation for patient safety

Glasgow & Bristol centres recognised by The Association for Perioperative Practise for achieving gold standard on operating theatres | Optical Express

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Lens Replacement

Lens replacement surgery can correct medical conditions such as short-sightedness, long-sightedness, astigmatism and cataracts | Optical Express

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Eye Health

Eye health is important and from your first test as a child through to adult life we will be here each step of the way to help take care of your eye health.

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Glasses

We bring you the latest in glasses and eyewear from around the world, including a wide range of designer brands to suit everyone | Optical Express

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Eye Tests

Eye tests should be part of your regular health care and can identify any early signs of eye disease such as glaucoma and cataracts | Optical Express

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Corporate

Optical Express offer a corporate eye care plan that includes free eye tests, iScan health report, savings, and subsidised everyday spectacles. Find out more!

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Terms and Conditions

Our terms and conditions provides full details of offers and descriptions of the basis for statistics referenced throughout our site | Optical Express

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Financing

Whether it laser eye surgery, lens replacement, cataract surgery or something else, you will find an affordable finance plan | Optical Express

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Customer Care

Customer service is very important to us. Find out more about our policies, refunds, cancelled orders and your statutory rights | Optical Express

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Cookies

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Coverage England

Optical Express is the only UK complete eye care provider with clinics nationwide. Laser eye surgery in England is available in a clinic near you. Book a free consultation.

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Customer Complaints

At Optical Express we strive to provide our patients with the best service possible, and your feedback allows us to address any concerns that you may have and improve our service.

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FAQ

Are you still unsure about laser eye surgery? Read our frequently asked questions to help answer any questions you may have | Optical Express

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Replacement

Lens replacement surgery is suitable for patients over the age of 45 and not suitable for laser eye surgery. Book a consultation | Optical Express

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YAG

YAG laser treatment is a non-invasive surgery to return your vision to the level it was after your initial lens replacement surgery | Optical Express

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Presbyopia

Refractive lens exchange can resolve Presbyopia, an age related eye condition which can lead to blurry vision and causes eye strain | Optical Express

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Aftercare & Recovery

A comprehensive aftercare package is in place for all lens replacement surgery patients to maintain successful long term results | Optical Express

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Types

If you suffer from cataracts, Private Cataract surgery can resolve and restore your vision. You can find out about the options available | Optical Express

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Suitability

With any of our surgeries, it is important when we recommend cataract surgery you get the most of out if you are suitable | Optical Express

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Cataract Surgery Process

After a warm welcome, we will take you through your private cataract surgery procedure including your aftercare recovery and medication | Optical Express

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YAG

YAG is a form of surgery to provide excellent results and return your vision to the level it was after your initial cataract surgery | Optical Express

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Aftercare Recovery

After cataract surgery we ensure each patient has a successful recovery period by proving an aftercare and medical programme | Optical Express

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Dry Eye

When your tear glands stop working properly it can cause dry eye syndrome, meaning not enough tears are produced. We can help you | Optical Express

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Home Visits

We provide a free home visit in Central Scotland for any patients who are unable or struggle to visit their local opticians | Optical Express

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Vision Correction

We are the only optician offering a full service to correct poor vision, from eye tests, to glasses to vision correction surgery | Optical Express

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Eye Conditions

As there are multiple eye conditions from cataracts to dry eye syndrome, our surgeons endeavor to alleviate all optical issue | Optical Express

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FAQs

Visit our frequently asked questions page to answer any queries you have about our glasses, designer frames or prescriptions | Optical Express

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Offers

Your eye health and vision is important and value for money shouldn't be compromised on quality. Take advantage of our Special Offers| Optical Express

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FAQs

Visit our frequently asked questions page to answer any questions you still have on how choosing contact lenses can benefit you | Optical Express

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IMAB

IMAB consists of several of the world’s leading ophthalmic surgeons & opinion leaders, providing continuous assessment and education | Optical Express

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Jacqueline

Laser eye surgery has helped Jacqueline work without worrying about her contact lenses or glasses. Thanks a Million campaign | Optical Express

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Daniel

Thanks to laser eye surgery, Daniel now has clearer vision day and night meaning it's safer for him to drive. Thanks a Million | Optical Express

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Deborah

After laser eye surgery, Debbie's prescription is now better than 20/20 vision improving her work and home life. Thanks a Million | Optical Express

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Georgia

Georgia was over the moon to learn she was successful to have laser eye surgery and says it's life changing. Thanks a Million | Optical Express

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Andy Cameron

Comedian Andy Cameron talks about his lens surgery experience with Optical Express: The difference is amazing. It’s the best thing I have ever done.

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Dawn and Ashley Ward

Reality TV stars Dawn and Ashley Ward talk about their lens surgery experience: I can see better now at 45 years than I ever could in my teens!

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Habiba Da Silva

Social Media Influencer Habiba Da Silva talks about her laser eye surgery experience with Optical Express: It’s been crazy and life changing!

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Jamz Supernova

Radio DJ Jamz Supernova talks about her laser eye surgery experience with Optical Express: It’s definitely a game changer for me and I still can’t believe it!

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Jill Gourlay

Fashion & Lifestyle Blogger Jill Gourlay talks about her laser eye surgery experience with Optical Express: It’s made everything easier in my day-to-day life.

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Kaz Crossley

Love Island star Kaz Crossley talks about her laser eye surgery experience: My vision’s better now than it ever was with glasses or contacts.

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Laura Gilmour

Social Media Influencer Laura Gilmour was surprised and delighted by how quickly she could see the results of her laser eye surgery with Optical Express.

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Rebecca Ryan

Actor Rebecca Ryan talks about her laser eye surgery experience with Optical Express: From start to finish my whole experience with it has been amazing.

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Bhasha Mukherjee

Miss England Bhasha Mukherjee talks about how her laser eye surgery with Optical Express transformed her life as an NHS doctor and model.

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Joanne

Joanne talks about her Laser Eye Surgery experience with Optical Express: I can see so much better than I’ve been able to for years.

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David

David talks about his Lens Surgery experience with Optical Express: Everything seems brighter, clearer.

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James

James talks about his Laser Eye Surgery experience with Optical Express: My vision is great... It is better than 20:20.

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George

George talks about his Lens Surgery experience with Optical Express: I’ve waited years and years to do this and I should have done it a long time ago.

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Mike

Mike talks about his Laser Eye Surgery experience with Optical Express: My eyesight is even stronger than what it was with my glasses.

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Trudy

Trudy talks about her Lens Replacement Surgery experience with Optical Express: I really would recommend anyone to have it done.

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Ricky Flynn

Ricky Flynn talks about his Lens Replacement Surgery experience with Optical Express: It was just so easy, so simple, and so straightforward.

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Zoe

Zoe talks about her experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: I can’t believe I can see the results already. It really is life-changing for me.

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Fiona

Fiona talks about her experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: I didn’t expect to wake up this morning and be able to see like I can. I’m amazingly happy with it.

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Rebecca

Rebecca talks about her experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: My eyesight is great. It has surpassed my expectations.

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Lee

Lee talks about his experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: It’s like having HD on all the time, it’s incredible!

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Nina

Nina talks about her experience with laser eye surgery at Optical Express: It was just like a miracle. It’s probably the best thing I’ve ever done.

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Central Serous Retinopathy

Your eye health is important, so when a condition like Central Serous Retinopathy is diagnosed we want to do our best to treat it | Optical Express

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Choroidal Nevus

Your eye health is important, so when a condition like Choroidal Nevus is diagnosed we want to make sure we do our best to treat it | Optical Express

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Eye Floaters

Your eye health is important, so when a condition like Floaters is diagnosed we want to make sure we do our best to treat it | Optical Express

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Macular Degeneration

Your eye health is important, so when a condition like Macular Degeneration is diagnosed we want to do our best to treat it | Optical Express

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Pinguecula

Your eye health is important, so when a condition like Pinguecula is diagnosed we want to make sure we do our best to treat it | Optical Express

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Amir Mani

Dr Mani is an experienced laser eye surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, patient results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Danny Mitry

Dr Mitry is an experienced laser eye surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, patient results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Dimitris Kazakos

Dr Kazakos is an experienced lens replacement surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Dipak Parmar

Dr Parmar is an experienced laser eye surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, patient results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Jan Venter

Dr Venter is an experienced lens replacement surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Manu Mathew

Dr Mathew is an experienced laser eye surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, patient results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Mehul Damani

Dr Damani is an experienced laser eye surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, patient results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Pedro Muel-Gonzalez

Dr Muel-Gonzalez is an experienced refractive surgeon. Read about his clinical experience, results and professional memberships | Optical Express

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Richard M H Lee

Dr Lee is fully qualified and registered medical practitioner in ophthalmology. Read about his experience & professional memberships | Optical Express

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Castlemilk Arcade

Our local Castlemilk Arcade Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to contact lenses, viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Edinburgh Gyle Shopping Centre

Our local Edinburgh Gyle Shopping Centre Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Glasgow St Enochs Centre

Our local Glasgow St Enochs Centre Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Newton Mearns The Avenue

Our local Newton Mearns The Avenue Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a Consultation today.

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Shawlands Kilmarnock Road

Our local Shawlands Kilmarnock Road Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Stirling The Thistle Centre

Our local Stirling The Thistle Centre Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Dunfermline

Laser eye surgery in Dunfermline is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Bradford Kenburgh House

Our local Bradford Kenburgh House offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Bridgewater Wellness Clinic

Our local Bridgewater Wellness Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery consultations to laser eye surgery procedures. Book a consultation today.

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Carlisle Broadacre House

Our local Carlisle Broadacre House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Chester The Exchange

Our local Chester The Exchange Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Leeds White Rose

Our local Leeds White Rose Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Lincoln House

Our local Lincoln House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Liverpool South John Street

Our local Liverpool South John Street Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Manchester Trafford Shopping Centre

Our local Manchester Trafford Shopping Centre offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Newcastle Eldon Square

Our local Newcastle Eldon Square Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Newcastle St Nicholas

Our local Newcastle St Nicholas Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Nottingham Lister Gate

Our local Nottingham Lister Gate Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Stoke The Forecourt

Our local Stoke The Forecourt Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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York Parliament Square

Our local York Parliament Square Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Hull Anchor House

Our local Hull Anchor House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Manchester St Johns

Our local Manchester St Johns Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Wakefield

Laser eye surgery in Wakefield is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Cambridge Petty Cury

Our local Cambridge Petty Cury Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Canterbury Butchery Lane

Our local Canterbury Butchery Lane Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Chelmsford Marlborough House

Our local Chelmsford Marlborough House Clinic offers multiple services from eye tests to laser eye surgery consultation and assessment. Book a consultation today.

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Exeter Brittany House

Our local Exeter Brittany House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Dartford Riverbridge House

Our local Dartford Riverbridge House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Leicester Horsefair Street

Our local Leicester Horsefair Street Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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London Harley Street

Our local London Harley Street Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Maidstone

Our local Maidstone Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, cataract surgery and lens surgery consultations. Book a consultation today.

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Norwich Haymarket

Our local Norwich Haymarket Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Peterborough Cross Street Court

Our local Peterborough Cross Street Court Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing of our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Reading Havell House

Our local Reading Havell House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Southampton Avenue

Our local Southampton Avenue Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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St Albans Trident House

Our local St Albans Trident House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Thurrock Lakeside Shopping Centre

Our local Thurrock Lakeside Shopping Centre Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests and contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Truro

Our local Truro Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Croydon

Laser eye surgery in Croydon is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Buckinghamshire

Laser eye surgery in Buckinghamshire is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Dorset

Laser eye surgery in Dorset is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Hampshire

Laser eye surgery in Hampshire is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Hounslow

Laser eye surgery in Hounslow is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery

Laser eye surgery in Southend is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Staffordshire

Laser eye surgery in Staffordshire is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Laser Eye Surgery

Laser eye surgery in Surrey is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Belfast Donegall Place

Our local Belfast Donegall Place Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Laser Eye Surgery in Newtownards

Laser eye surgery in Newtownards is available at an Optical Express clinic near you. All of our clinics are easy to reach and offer appointment times to suit you. Find your nearest clinic.

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Cardiff Windsor Place

Our local Cardiff Windsor Place Clinic offers multiple services from refractive consultations to laser vision correction surgery. Book a consultation today.

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Swansea Alexandra House

Our local Swansea Alexandra House Clinic offers multiple services from laser eye surgery, eye tests to contact lenses, and viewing our range of glasses. Book a consultation today.

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Sightsavers

Giving the Gift of Sight is a charity we launched a long term commitment and partnership in 2017 with international NGO Sightsavers | Optical Express

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Marguerite McDonald

IMAB | Dr Marguerite McDonald performed the world’s first excimer laser eye surgery to eliminate & reduce glasses and contact lenses | Optical Express

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Stephen Coleman

IMAB | Dr Stephen Coleman, one of the world’s leading laser eye surgeons performing over 18,000 vision correction procedures | Optical Express

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Lack of camping hygiene can damage your eyes |Optical Express

Clinical Services Director at Optical Express said Thousands of people across the UK risk damage to their health and sight this summer by forgoing basic hygiene while on camping holidays.

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First daily disposable flat pack contact lens |Optical Express

Introducing the world’s first daily disposable Miru 1 day flat pack contact lenses by Menicon. For more information or to try these new lenses, visit your local Optical Express clinic.

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Snooker ace Willie Thorne set to return to the game thanks to Lens Surgery

Optical Express had the pleasure of welcoming legendary snooker ace Willie Thorne to its Bristol, Castlemead clinic for Lens Replacement Surgery this May.

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Boxset binge eye-lert

Optical Express experts have warned that watching your favourite television programme for a prolonged amount of time can cause a variety of problems, including eye strain and dry eye.

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Laser eye surgery - fact or fiction?

Laser eye surgery – fact or fiction? It’s the most common surgical procedure in the world. With so much wrong information and fiction, Optical Express have answered the top 5 misconception.

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Contact lenses v LASIK

Contact lenses v LASIK with Optical Express. How laser eye surgery helps you ditch your contacts and could change your life. Find out if you’re suitable for LASIK, book a no obligation consultation.

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Optical Express reveals five out of six Halloween contact lens brands fail basic safety tests

Five in six leading brands of novelty contact lenses have failed to meet basic quality and safety tests in testing by Optical Express. Read more on the safety criteria and the results overview.

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Know Your Cataracts

Cataracts are responsible for more than 50% of the world’s blind population, around 20 million people. Find out more from Optical Express and how to book your free cataract consultation today.

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A short guide to dry eyes and what to do

Many people across the UK live with dry eyes, and a lot of us don’t even realise that we have it. Read on at Optical Express for dry eye causes, symptoms, treatment and what to do if you have it.

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2017 eyewear trends

The start of New Year means one thing when it comes to fashion-conscious wearer of glasses or contact lenses-the start of new trends for the coming months. Optical Express list their top 2017 trends

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Top tips for keeping your eyes in good health

How often have you considered the health of your eyes? Looking after your eyes isn’t as complicated or time-consuming as you might think. Read Optical Express’s top tips to keeping your eyes healthy.

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Contact lenses – dos and don'ts from Optical Express

Not many of us know the dangers that are lurking behind our contact lenses. Optical Express have listed a short guide of do’s and don’ts when it comes to contact lens wear.

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Optical Express | Spooky:How to look after your eyes this Halloween

Spooky Vision How To Look After Your Eyes This Halloween from Optical Express. This article aims to give you facts you need to “dressing up” your eyes this Halloween

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Top tips to protect eyes from festive frolics

Munching on mince pies and glugging copious amounts of Prosecco over the festive period can play havoc with your waistline. But did you know that over indulging can also have an adverse impact on your eyesight?

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Over 40% of Parents Admit Their Children Suffer From 'Tech Headaches'

A recent study by Optical Express has discovered some particularly worrying statistics about the eye health of children—with more than 40% of parents admitting that their child suffers from headaches after spending time in front of an electronic screen.

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Andy Cameron makes a spectacle of himself after eye surgery

Scottish comedian Andy Cameron is hiding a guilty secret, his trademark 'milk bottle' specs are actually fakes as recent lens replacement surgery at Optical Express has restored is vision.

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Historian delighted to lose his specs-appeal

After mistaking a mystery blonde woman for his wife at the local swimming pool, Turtle Bunbury knew he had to do something about his poor vision.

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A Brief History of Optical Express

A brief history by Optical Express founder, David Moulsdale, explaining how the public and private sectors can work together to improve clinical outcomes.

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Putting Laser Eye Surgeons To The Test

Optical Express is fastidious about numbers. Unless its ophthalmologists have carried out laser surgery a minimum of 500 times in the preceding 12 months, they are not allowed to operate on a patient without being supervised by a more experienced surgeon.

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Norwich University of the Arts graduate has designs on Optical Express

Optical Express has thanked a Norwich Arts graduate student who created a new logo for the eye care provider as part of his degree course

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Optical Express joins with Nottingham doctor to give the gift of sight to patients in remote Zambian communities

Optical Express joins with Nottingham doctor to give the gift of sight to patients in remote Zambian communities

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Optical Express Is On The Ball With iScan Advanced Eye Care Report

Television presenter Carol Smillie has told how she feels like “the bionic woman” after undergoing life-changing lens replacement surgery at Optical Express

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Boxing Champion Launches Newcastle Eye Clinic

North East Boxing champion Glenn McCrory was on fighting form as he opened a new state-of-the-art Optical Express clinic in the Intu Eldon Square shopping centre, Newcastle.

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Newton Mearns Opens Doors To Better Vision

Optical Express in Newton Mearns will be opening its doors this Sunday and providing free eye tests and designer glasses for children between the hours 11am-4pm.

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Southampton To See Savings At New Advanced Eyecare Clinic

The UK’s leading eyecare provider Optical Express has opened a new state of the art clinic in Southampton that will make lens replacement surgery more affordable and accessible to patients in the Hampshire area.

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Ian Makes Waves To Raise Funds For Charity

Optical Express employee Ian who lost his arm in a horrific accident, swam an impressive 40 lengths in under an hour to raise funds for Wheels for All

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Optical Express picks Plymouth and Portsmouth as new ports of call

The availability of advanced eyecare on the south coast of England has been expanded thanks to two new laser eye clinics opened by Optical Express.

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Jenny Eclair bids farewell to Dry Eyes

Optical Express’ Shaftesbury Avenue clinic had the pleasure of welcoming Jenny Éclair for LipiFlow treatment - a non-invasive procedure which alleviates symptoms associated with Dry Eye

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Hay Fever warning as warm weather continues

Hay Fever warning as warm weather continues. Health expert at Optical Express warn allergy sufferers to limit pollen exposure

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Shade your eyes this summer

Millions of Brits risk permanent damage to their eyesight by wearing fast fashion sunglasses that offer little or no Ultraviolet (UV) protection Optical Express warns

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Is laser eye surgery safe?

Considering laser eye surgery and wondering if the procedure is safe? Read on at Optical Express to find out why we say it is.

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What is diabetic retinopathy?

More people than ever have diabetes and more people than ever are at risk of Type 2 diabetes. Find out from Optical Express how diabetes can affect the eyes

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LASIK vs. LASEK

What’s the difference between LASIK and LASIK laser eye surgery? Have you been thinking about getting laser eye surgery and you’re now researching the procedure in more detail?

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Drivers urged not to swerve eye tests to keep their licences

Following news that British police are to crackdown on drivers with poor vision, Optical Express are urging drivers to get their eyes tested

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Combat dry eye with Lipiflow

Dry eye syndrome is a common condition. Find out what dry eye is, the symptoms and how to combat dry eye syndrome with the Lipiflow system at Optical Express.

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30th Anniversary of Laser Eye Surgery

Comment from surgeon who performed first ever laser eye surgery procedure. 25th March 2018 was the 30th anniversary of the first excimer laser treatment.

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Raising funds for Fares4Free

Charity Fares4Free recently visited the Optical Express office in Glasgow to inform employees about the work that they do, whilst raising much needed funds.

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Smartphones age your eyes.

Millions of Brits risk speeding up the ageing process of their eyes due to excessive time in front of mobile phones, tablets and computer screens, warn health experts at Optical Express.

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First Dates Star, Fred Sirieix talks about his lens replacement surgery experience

Optical Express had the pleasure of welcoming First Dates Star and TV personality Fred Sirieix to the London Westfield clinic for lens replacement surgery this August.

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Optical Express still saying 'Thanks a Million' to emergency services and NHS

Optical Express is proud to be donating £1m worth of laser eye surgery to the NHS and emergency service workers. A massive, big ‘Thanks a Million’

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Does laser eye surgery hurt?

Are you wondering if laser eye surgery hurts? The short answer for the vast majority of patients is, no. Read on to find out more | Optical Express

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Optical Express supports STV Children's Appeal for 7th year

The UK’s only complete eye care provider, Optical Express, has helped support the STV Children’s Appeal for its seventh year running by donating the use of its contact centre and having staff raise funds across its Scottish network of clinics.

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The Ultimate Guide to Laser Eye Surgery Part 2

Optical Express - Part 2 of our helpful guide will answer some of your questions.

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How long does laser eye surgery take?

Optical Express answer: How long does it take to complete laser eye surgery? And when will my vision improve after laser eye surgery?

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How to beat allergies this autumn

Optical Express | It’s autumn and as the temperature drops and the leaves change colour and fall, a new batch of pollen is being released into the air. For many this will result in a flare up of allergies.

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Lasik Surgery's Link to the US Military

If you’re tired of glasses and frustrated with contact lenses, freedom from the restrictions they impose on your life makes LASIK laser eye surgery an attractive proposition.

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Is vision hereditary?

As the biggest provider of LES in the UK, Optical Express carries out consultations with many patients in need of treatment for near-sightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism.

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Alcohol Awareness Week 2018

Alcohol Awareness Week runs from the 19th to 25th November. Read our expert comments to find out how binge drinking can affect your vision.

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Choosing the right supplement for healthy eyes

As well as a healthy, balanced diet, taking eye supplements can maximise the future health of your eyes | Optical Express

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Road Safety Week 2018

Research revealed that more than half of people who wear glasses or contact lenses for distance vision activities have driven without their corrective eyewear.

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Colin's flying high since lens treatment

At Optical Express we love to hear from our happy patients, like Colin who received natural lens replacement (NLE) at our Newcastle clinic, is now going to start flying again.

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Eye can't see! Do you need glasses?

Optical Express explains why there are a number of symptoms that might indicate the need for glasses, and they might not be what you expect!

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Famous faces who've had laser eye surgery

Optical Express | Famous faces who've had laser eye surgery. The first one will surprise you!

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What is myopia?

Myopia is a common sight condition that’s predominantly diagnosed in children. Optical Express explain the causes, treatments and related eye problems

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4 Festive Makeup Looks for Glasses Wearers with Poppy Rawson

Beauty, lifestyle and YouTube guru, Poppy Rawson, has given us some of her top tips for achieving festive make-up looks for glasses wearers this holiday season.

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A Christmas feast for your eyes

The highly anticipated Christmas meal possesses some surprising health benefits for our eyes. Optical Express's Clinical Director Stephen Hannan, talks us through some of the health benefits.

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How to treat the skin around your eyes

As well as being the UK’s number one provider of laser eye surgery, and carrying out thousands of sight tests every year, Optical Express also provide services that look after your all-round eye care.

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Chief Medical Officer issues advice on screen time

The Chief Medical Officer (CMO) has issued advice on managing the amount of time children and young people spend engaging with mobile phones and tablet devices. Optical Express

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Your 2019 New Year resolution - look after your eyes!

Making your health a priority can sometimes take a back seat, but as we look forward to the New Year, it’s time to make a resolution that puts you first. Your 2019 New Year resolution - look after your eyes! | Optical Express

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Optical Express raises £3600 for Sightsavers

Optical Express has raised over £3.6k for the deserving charity Sightsavers, Sightsavers is an international non-governmental organisation that works to treat and prevent avoidable blindness.

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Top tips for putting contact lenses in

It can be sometimes seem tricky to put contact lenses in your eyes. Read on to find out the top tips from Optical Express on making the process as smooth as possible.

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The myth of no longer needing an eye test

Undergoing laser eye surgery with Optical Express will provide you with life-changing visual freedom - over 99% of our patients who have undergone the treatment have achieved 20/20 vision or better*.

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What is digital eye fatigue?

Optical Express explains - What is digital eye fatigue? What should you do if experiencing symptoms? If you are at risk, what to do to prevent or ease digital eye fatigue in adults and children.

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How to help banish puffy eyes

Puffy eyes can make you look tired, even if you don't feel it. There are a number of things you can do to help banish puffy eyes. Optical Express explains what causes eyes to be puffy and have shared remedies to follow.

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Charity kindness through cakes!

Kind colleagues at Optical Express recently donned their aprons for a bake sale, all in the name of giving something back. This month’s chosen charity was Alzheimer Scotland.

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Understanding Dry Eye

It's time to give up suffering in silence, when you could be enjoying life without worrying about managing your Dry Eye symptoms thanks to Lipiflow treatment. Optical Express offers a free consultation to check suitability for LipiFlow, get in touch.

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Choosing the perfect glasses for your face shape

We all like to look good and choosing the right pair of glasses is an important part of making sure we look our best. Help make sure you chose the right glasses by following our trips and tricks for picking the perfect pair for you. | Optical Express

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Optical Express gives young Darcey glasses boost

Young Darcey Docherty has been given a renewed sense of confidence in wearing glasses by opticians, Optical Express who presented the youngster with a pair of new glasses.

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The wonderful world of iDesign

iDesign is a customised treatment option that removes your prescription 25 times more accurately than glasses or contact lenses. Book a consultation at Optical Express today.

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Contacts or Laser Eye Surgery: Which One is Right for You?

If you wear contacts or glasses, then it’s probably safe to assume you’ve thought about getting laser eye surgery. Optical Express explains a few factors to help you decide which is right for you.

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Dos and Don’ts for the Best Contact Lens Hygiene

Contact lenses are one of the safest ways to improve your vision in the short term, but they also require proper maintenance and careful storage to be truly effective. Find out more at Optical Express

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How Stress Affects Your Eyes

Chronic stress can have serious, long-term negative effects on your body… and your eyes are no exception. Optical Express explains what happens and how to help your eyes when stressed.

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Tips for Safe Driving as You Age

Wear your seat-belt, practise road safety are examples of the tips Optical Express give for safe driving as you age. Also, the importance of regular checks on your eyesight. Book your eye test today.

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5 things you need to know if it’s your first time getting contact lenses

If you're nervous about getting your first set of contact lenses, Optical Express has provided a guide to help you through your first weeks of lenses. Read on to find out more.

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See the Sun in a New Light During Sun Awareness Week

Sun Awareness Week is here. Too much exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause sunburn and skin cancer. Optical Express explains the two types of UV rays. Read on to find out more.

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Here’s how you know you need an eye test

Out of sight doesn't always mean out of mind. Assuming you don't suffer from total loss of vision, Optical Express advice of five signs you should probably see your optometrist for an eye test.

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Could this be the reason your eyes are itchy?

Struggling with itchy eyes? Instead of aggravating inflammation or making itchy eyes worse, read below for 6 reasons your eyes are itchy and what to do. Or stop by your local Optical Express.

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3 things to consider before buying new sunglasses

Too much direct exposure to sunlight can cause cataracts, macular degeneration and other eye diseases. To help protect your eye health, consider these 3 things by Optical Express before buying sunglasses.

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We have a new home in Edinburgh!

Edinburgh residents can now see the castle (and world) more clearly. Find the new Optical Express clinic at 40 George Street Edinburgh or look for your nearest clinic for eye tests to laser eye surgery.

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3 Early Signs of Dry Eyes

Improve dry eyes by reading three signs to look out for and stop dry eye before it gets worse by speaking to an Optometrist at your local Optical Express about LipiFlow treatment today.

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3 things to think about before you get eyelash extensions

3 things to think about before you get eyelash extensions. If you're already worried about potential damage to your eyes. book an eye test at your local Optical Express clinic today.

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Our Dumbarton Clinic Helps Raise over £2100 for UK Sepsis Trust

Optical Express Dumbarton recently saw the opportunity to participate in a fundraiser for the UK Sepsis Trust and donated two gift vouchers, and on the one night event raised over £2100 for the charity

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Optical Express Transforms Paramedic's Life

Optical Express is proud to be donating £1m worth of laser eye surgery to the NHS and emergency service workers. Read Laura's story on how laser eye surgery transformed her life and health.

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Children's screen time doubled in two years

The amount of time that children are spending using screens has doubled in the past two years, and they are suffering from increased headaches as a result. Book an eye test at Optical Express today.

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Tips to relieve digital eye strain

Digital eye strain can occur when you spend long amounts of time looking at computer and mobile device screens. Optical Express explains the symptoms and steps to alleviate your symptoms.

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“Laser eye surgery has enabled me to be more efficient in A&E."

Janet was rewarded LASIK surgery in both eyes by Optical Express as part of its Thanks a Million Campaign, which gifted £1million of laser eye treatment to NHS and emergency service workers.

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Optical Express proud to be supporters of Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline

Optical Express Maidstone clinic has proudly supported the charity Chernobyl Children's Lifeline for the past four years. The children who travel from Belarus, receive a comprehensive eye test.

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Celebrities who love their eye surgery with Optical Express

Optical Express has treated a number of high profile celebrity patients who are delighted with the results of their surgery and the many benefits it brings.

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Social care officer's life transformed by laser eye surgery

NHS workers offered laser eye surgery for free at Optical Express with out Thanks a Million campaign. Read on to find out how laser surgery changed Cleo, Social Care Officer, life for the better.

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What do eye floaters mean?

The term floaters refers to a condition in which small spots can be seen in your vision. Are they serious? Optical Express, explains the symptoms, causes and how to treat eye floaters. Read on to find out more.

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How does laser eye surgery work?

Laser eye surgery at Optical Express, is a procedure which corrects poor vision. To better understand how the operation works, it's helpful to understand why vision is poor in the first place.

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My eyes are dry, what do I do?

Dry eye is an irritating and inconvenient condition, but can easily treated. Optical Express explains symptoms of dry eyes and short term relief and combat the root cause. Read on to find out more.

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Are there payment/finance options available for laser eye surgery?

The cost of laser eye surgery depends on the type of treatment you're having and you're prescription requirements, but there's a range of pricing and finance options at Optical Express.

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Everything you need to know about macular degeneration

Macular degeneration, also known as Age Related Macular Degeneration, is the leading cause of vision loss in people over the age of 55. Optical Express explains the symptoms, causes, treatment options.

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Ditching glasses gives police officer new lease of life

Daniel is one of the many deserving emergency service workers who has been given the gift of 20/20 vision thanks to free laser eye surgery at Optical Express, part of its Thanks a Million campaign.

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Is your make up safe for your eyes?

Many make up products can be used around your eyes and there are a few rules when using eye make up to ensure your eye health isn't compromised. Read on at Optical Express to find out more.

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Enjoy what’s left of the summer sun with free sunglasses

Spend £100 or more on glasses at Optical Express and you'll get a complete pair of prescription sunglasses completely free. Soak up the sun in style. Visit your nearest Optical Express clinic today.

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Don’t forget the importance of eye tests for your little ones

Ensuring your child has a regular eye test is important. Book a free eye test with Optical Express and with an NHS voucher you will receive two pairs of glasses free, choose from a wide range of styles.

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4 questions you should ask at your free laser eye surgery consultation

When you visit Optical Express for your free laser eye consultation, you will meet with one of our expert optometrists. Here are 4 questions you should ask. Book your free consultation today.

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What is lens replacement and do I need it?

Lens replacement surgery is when the natural lens in the eye is replaced by a premium synthetic lens. If you want to learn more about lens replacement book a free consultation at Optical Express.

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"My work life has drastically improved" Health Care Assistant has life transformed with laser eye surgery

Rachael's life has changed for the better due to the Optical Express 'Thanks a Million' campaign

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Deserving midwife has dream holiday thanks to free laser eye surgery

A midwife from Birmingham, received free laser eye surgery as part of the Optical Express Thanks a Million campaign. This rewards deserving NHS and emergency service workers with free eye surgery.

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Optical Express pops the cork on how prosecco affects the eyes

Optical Express warns of the affects of drinking prosecco, which contains 4g of sugar per glass.

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Midwife saves hundreds of pounds and can now get married

Midwife Charlotte, managed to bank hundreds of pounds in time for her wedding by signing up to Optical Express's Thanks a Million campaign. This rewards free laser eye surgery to emergency services.

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These symptoms could mean you have glaucoma

Glaucoma is a serious eye condition that, if left untreated, can eventually lead to blindness. It’s more often diagnosed in later life, but can actually occur at any time. Read more at Optical Express.

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3 Tips To Halt Myopia

Myopia is a condition also known as shortsightedness/nearsightedness. It's a really common condition. Optical Express explain how the acceleration of myopia be stopped. Book a consultation today.

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The myth of not needing an eye test if you have perfect vision

There’s a myth that because you can see perfectly there’s no reason for you to have an eye test. Eye tests identify signs of eye disease. Book an eye test at Optical Express.

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Expertly-engineered eye wear by Jaguar is now available at Optical Express.

Optical Express has teamed up with expert car engineers, Jaguar to launch a range of premium glasses as stylish as its cars. Why not call in to your nearest Optical Express and view the range.

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Test Your Eyes This World Sight Day With This Great British Bake Off Snellen Test

To celebrate one of the most popular shows on TV this Autumn, we've created a Great British Bake Off inspired Snellen chart, designed to give the brain and eyes a workout.

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Restart A Heart Day

Optical Express employees have today been trained to perform life-saving CPR and been taught how to use a defibrillator. The training is part of the global Restart a Heart Day initiative.

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More a Trick Than a Treat

Brits are risking their eyesight at Halloween by wearing dangerous novelty contact lenses. Contact lenses are not a one size fits all and can cause damage to your eyes. Read more at Optical Express.

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This 5th November - Remember, remember, look after your eyes

As Brits head to firework displays this bonfire night, we want to raise awareness of the dangers the firecrackers hold. Optical Express have compiled tips to stay safe this 5th November.

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Raising funds for Glasgow Care Foundation

Glasgow Care Foundation has been helping to overcome poverty in Glasgow for over 140 years. Optical Express colleagues in Glasgow help by donating £1 each to dress down in casual clothes.

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“I can respond faster in emergencies”

Radiographer Samantha , aged 35 from South West London is experiencing better than 20/20 vision after she underwent life changing laser eye surgery with Optical Express’s Thanks a Million campaign.

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Don’t lose sight of the dangers of driving.

There are multiple causes for road accidents in the UK, from reckless and careless driving to harsh weather conditions. Every 20 minutes, someone is killed or seriously injured on a British road.

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Marine Conservation Society

Optical Express has joined the Marine Conservation Society, the UK’s leading marine charity. Optical Express will be organising beach clean-ups across the UK and Ireland

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Marine Conservation Society AGM

Optical Express and Blue Planet’s Doug Allan at the Marine Conservation Society AGM. Celebrating their successful campaign to ban microbeads, their continued progress tackling single use plastics.

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Carrots really do help you see in the dark!

Carrots, among other vegetables, could in fact help you see in the dark, according to recent research carried out by Optical Express. As part of veganuary, more Brits than ever will move towards veganism.

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Corporate Social Responsibility Round-up

2019 was an exciting year for corporate social responsibility with a number of firsts at Optical Express. Read more from our Corporate Social Responsibility Manager.

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Don’t let your eye health go downhill this ski season

1.5 million Brits will be going on a ski holiday this winter, we are offering advice on how to maintain good eye health while on the slopes | Optical Express

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Spring swaps and savvy savings

As spring approaches, ditch single-use plastics in favour of more sustainable alternatives. Here are some simple and eco-friendly swaps and savings.

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Fun and fundraising

Care is at the heart of everything we do - we care for our patients, our colleagues, the environment and all causes we support | Optical Express

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Optical Express teams up with Anglian Water

Anglian Water supports our Contact Lens Recycling Campaign, an initiative to educate the environmental impact of contact lenses | Optical Express

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British Heart Foundation

We have been a regular support of the British Heart Foundation for the last 30 years. Staff recently dressed down to raise money | Optical Express

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Coronavirus Eye Health

Good contact hygiene will help you keep your eyes healthy and free from infections during the coronavirus outbreak | Optical Express

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Why have Cataract Surgery at Optical Express

Cataract surgery is one of the most-performed voluntary surgical procedure in the world today, producing life-changing results | Optical Express

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Free Laser Eye Surgery Gifted to NHS Fife Worker

Laser eye surgery gifted to NHS worker as part of Optical Express Thanks a Million campaign

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Aberdeen Nurse is Finally Experiencing Life Without Glasses

Thanks a Million | Aberdeen Nurse is finally experiencing life without glasses thanks to laser eye surgery | Optical Express

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20/20 Vision Brought NHS Nurse Her Confidence Back

Lauren, a nurse at Preston Royal Hospital, battled with a lifetime of poor eyesight, until receiving free laser eye surgery from Optical Express.

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The Shocking Effects Smoking Has On Eyes

We reveal the devastating effects that smoking has on eye health and how kicking the habit can literally save your sight. Book an eye test at Optical Express online today.

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Face masks and how to prevent your glasses from steaming up

Find out more about how you can prevent your glasses from fogging and steaming up when wearing a mask or face covering on the Optical Express blog.

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Debunking Common Misconceptions Surrounding Laser Eye Surgery

We answer the top six misconceptions about laser eye surgery, including pain during the procedure, price of the treatment and safety | Optical Express

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No barriers to eye care at Optical Express

At Optical Express we believe that all eye care is essential and that there should be no barriers to patients receiving the treatment they need.

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Optical Express opens new laser treatment centre in Dartford

We have opened a new clinic and treatment centre in Dartford, bringing the latest diagnostic and treatment technologies in eye care to the city | Optical Express

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Protect your Vision and Protect Your Health

Protect your vision and protect your health by ditching glasses and contact lenses. Find out more.

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When can you get laser eye surgery?

Considering laser eye surgery? There are various important factors that come into play when determining the best age to get laser eye surgery.

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