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Emergency Eyecare

2019-10-15T21:02:34+00:00October 15th, 2019|

This is a recent article I was quoted in from the Health and Social Care Board. Do you have a sudden eye problem? A red, painful or sticky eye? A sudden change in vision? People across Northern Ireland who are worried about a sudden onset eye problem can now access care from a local accredited [...]

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Northern Ireland Opticians of the Year

2019-09-10T10:34:11+00:00September 10th, 2019|

At the end of August, Kim and I put on our glad rags and headed up to Belfast for a formal awards ceremony. 2 weeks prior I had a phone call from the awards company saying a member of the public had nominated us for the award and would we like to attend the event. [...]

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OCT Retinal Scan Now in Ballymoney

2018-05-30T20:07:36+00:00May 30th, 2018|

We are pleased to announce that we have invested in a new retinal scanner that is allowing us to see deeper into the layers of the eye and also monitor for changes better than we have been able to before. It is allowing us to detect subtle changes quicker and allows speedier referrals should that [...]

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McKeowns 100 mile cycle for Guide Dogs Charity

2017-07-25T15:45:43+00:00July 25th, 2017|

It's the final build up to our 100 mile cycle this Sunday in London. My father is cycling for Samaritans and I am cycling for Guide Dogs. I've put my sponsorship link below should you wish to donate a pound or two and my fathers link. https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/brianmckeown100 https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fund/coleraineanddistrictsamaritans Thanks to everyone who has donated so [...]

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Help us train a Guide Dog puppy

2017-04-26T12:39:28+00:00April 26th, 2017|

Your vision is important. Most of us take it for granted; yet over 2 million people in the UK are blind. Imagine what that would be like, the impact on your life, it’s a scary thought. My Granda had Glaucoma and Age Related Macular Degeneration and I know it had a big impact on his [...]

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Complimentary Second Pair Offer

2018-03-05T09:26:06+00:00February 18th, 2017|

We are excited to share our new promotion with you. We've teamed up with Essilor to offer you a Complimentary pair of single vision or multifocal Varilux Crizal lenses when you purchase a pair of the same. Watch the short video to find out how they differ from ordinary lenses.  Anyone who has them knows how good [...]

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Healthy Eyes Month

2017-01-24T20:55:48+00:00January 24th, 2017|

Many people cut out alcohol for January, or eat less rubbish, it’s a time for making a new year’s resolution and I’d like to add one to the list. If you haven’t had a sight test in 2 years, then it’s time to get those peepers checked over! Recent stats from ABDO have revealed that 1 [...]

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Contact Lenses for Children

2017-01-24T20:55:58+00:00July 15th, 2016|

If your child is into sports, their spectacles may be a potential hazard. Children with moderate spectacle prescriptions often cannot see clearly beyond a few meters without their glasses and this can impair their performance. Children’s contact lenses can help to improve their hand eye co-ordination, their peripheral vision and safely improve their game. Find Out [...]

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Dry Eye Clinic

2017-01-24T20:56:21+00:00June 5th, 2016|

Our Optometrist Brian McKeown BScHons, MCOptom, Dip Tp(IP), has further qualifications which enables him to run a Tear and Lid Dysfunction Clinic at our Practices. Make an appointment now and we can help find a effective solution for your Dry Eye problems Request an Appointment