We are currently offering emergency care and essential repairs.

If you or a house mate are displaying signs of COVID-19 you must stay at home and call 111 for advice.

We are working from our Ballymoney practice only, open Mon-Fri 9.30-3.00pm.

Call us any time for advice. We are only a phone call away.

As I am an Independent Prescribing Optometrist I am on call to look after emergencies as and when I’m needed.

Stay safe.

Brian McKeown and the team.

Welcome to John Laverty Opticians

Since 1979 we have continued to build a strong reputation for providing award-winning customer care and gold standard eyecare in a family-friendly and relaxed environment. At our Opticians in Coleraine, Ballymoney and Garvagh we look forward to welcoming you through our doors.

Our experienced, highly dedicated, professional and friendly team of Optometrists and Clinical support staff are always ready to assist with every area of your visual needs. From spectacles to sunglasses, from contact lenses to solutions, from budget to designer eyewear – we have them all… and at prices to suit your pocket.

Here Are 9 Benefits of Choosing John Laverty Opticians.


We can supply all kinds of eyewear, from reading and distance glasses to specialist occupational (computer) lenses and safety glasses.  We have the Designer Brands you love.


Our IP Optometrist Brian McKeown has extra qualifications for the diagnosis, prescribing and management of common eye problems so no need to go to your GP.

Contact Lenses in Coleraine

Wearing contact lenses can give you great freedom and convenience. As Independent Opticians in Coleraine, Ballymoney & Garvagh we have access to a wide range of lens types.


“Good service…got my glasses for reading and there brilliant , can see things more clearly now lol . Friendly staff and plenty of patience.”
Amanda Christie
“So helpful! Offering the latest trends. Always going out of their way in providing excellent service! Highly recommended.”
Jamie Isobel Campbell
“They are convenient and reliable, I have been coming to John Laverty Optometrists for over 30 years with no regrets. Thank you for all your continued good service and care.”
Mr G Greene