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Our new Dry Eye Clinic

Posted on May 25th, 2024

Exciting News: Our New Dry Eye Clinic Is Coming Soon! At Clare & Illingworth, we are always striving to enhance the services we offer to our valued patients. Today, we are thrilled to share some exciting news: we are launching a dedicated Dry Eye Clinic! This specialised clinic will provide expert help, advice, support, and
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The unique role of Dispensing Opticians at Clare & Illingworth

Posted on March 13th, 2024

Dispensing opticians are indispensable healthcare professionals at Clare & Illingworth, providing crucial services tailored to the diverse needs of patients. Here is a glimpse into their multifaceted role. Personalised Optical Solutions: Dispensing opticians expertly advise, fit, and supply spectacle frames and lenses customised to each patient’s visual, lifestyle, and occupational requirements. From driving to hobbies
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Collaboration with the NHS and Private Routes for Swift and Efficient Treatment

Posted on July 17th, 2023

In the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare, it is paramount for optical professionals to work collaboratively. By doing so, we leverage both public and private resources to provide patients with the best treatment options. At Clare & Illingworth Opticians, we take great pride in our commitment to ensuring our patients receive fast and effective treatment for
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Glaucoma: The Silent Thief of Sight – A Family Affair

Posted on July 16th, 2023

Today, we delve into a crucial aspect of eye health that is often overlooked but can have serious consequences if left untreated – Glaucoma. This sight-threatening condition can run in families, making early detection and monitoring of utmost importance. Join us as we explore the connection between glaucoma and family history, and why we perform
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Celebrating 75 Years of the NHS: A Primary Care Perspective

Posted on July 5th, 2023

As the NHS celebrates its 75th birthday, it is a great time to reflect on the invaluable contributions it has made to the health and well-being of millions of people across the United Kingdom. As a primary care provider, we at Clare & Illingworth feel privileged to have a close connection to the NHS through
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Enhancing Vision and Reducing Eye Fatigue

Posted on July 3rd, 2023

In today’s digital era, prolonged screen exposure and artificial light sources can cause eye fatigue and strain. Thankfully, advancements in optical technology have introduced coatings for eyewear and lenses, offering numerous benefits that improve visual clarity and alleviate eye fatigue. Our team of qualified Dispensing Opticians understands the significance of finding the right coating to
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Choosing the right frame for your face

Posted on June 28th, 2023

We often appear in local press. This is an example from the Knutsford Directory April/May issue. Enjoy  Glasses have been used for centuries to correct vision, but they have also become a fashion accessory. Today, with so many styles and shapes to choose from, it can be difficult to find the right frames for your
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Enhancing Eye Care Services: Clare & Illingworth Opticians and the CUES System

Posted on June 25th, 2023

Enhancing Eye Care Services: Clare & Illingworth Opticians and the CUES System At Clare & Illingworth Opticians, we are committed to providing exceptional eye care services to our patients. As part of our dedication to offering comprehensive care, we are proud to be part of the CUES system from Primary Eyecare. This system enables us
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