This Stoptober remember the link between smoking and sight loss

12 October 2017
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BBR Optometry wishes to use this Stoptober – a national campaign aimed at encouraging smokers to quit the habit – to remind people that the link between smoking and sight loss is as strong... [More]

Regular eye examinations key to preventing sight loss

11 October 2017
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BBR Optometry is delighted to support this year’s World Sight Day (WSD) on October 12 which aims to focus global attention on preventing blindness and visual impairment. 2017 marks the fifth ye... [More]

Why not enjoy 20% discount off Rodenstock Road® lenses as nights draw in?

5 October 2017
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With the nights starting to draw in and the clocks set to go back this month, there has never been a better time to consider buying Rodenstock Road® lenses – especially as we are offering a ... [More]

Birds found to be naturally evolving blindness

29 September 2017
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At BBR Optometry we aim to prevent any avoidable sight loss through regular eye examinations and screening but found fascinating new research finding that New Zealand’s native kiwi birds are nat... [More]

Eye examination can help if you suffer from visual stress

23 September 2017
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Does your child struggle with reading at school? Do they ever miss out words, whole lines or say the words move around on the page? They may be suffering from visual stress.  As part of National... [More]

What’s the difference between an ophthalmologist and an optometrist?

22 September 2017
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Well, this isn’t a quiz question but an issue that’s very important to us here at BBR Optometry where we strongly believe in the important role primary eye care plays in preventing the nee... [More]

Know the signs for ocular surface disease and visit our Tear Clinic

21 September 2017
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Our new Tear Clinic to treat patients with ocular surface disease was officially opened this week by the Mayor of Hereford, Sharon Michael, as part of our support for National Eye Health Week (Septemb... [More]

Do you have Low Vision? If so, then we can help

20 September 2017
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You may have heard of a term called Low Vision?  A small number of people have sight problems so that even with spectacles, treatment or surgery they are not able to easily see to be able to com... [More]

Why not see the benefits of Contact Lenses for yourself?

19 September 2017
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In recent years the technology used to manufacture contact lenses has advanced dramatically, making them incredibly easy to use and comfortable to wear. Some modern day lenses are even designed for ov... [More]

BBR offers new lenses clinically proven to prevent sight-threatening conditions

18 September 2017
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As part of National Eye Health Week (September 18-24) BBR Optometry wants to remind patients and members of the wider community about the importance of preventing myopic development which can lead to ... [More]

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