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]

BBR looking forward to working with global leader at Tear Clinic

8 September 2017
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As one of only 10 practices in the UK offering LipiView and Lipiflow treatments, BBR Optometry is looking forward to working with Johnson & Johnson, the global leader in eye health, following its ... [More]

Eye pressure tests crucial in detecting Glaucoma

16 June 2017
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BBR Optometry is supporting this year’s National Glaucoma Awareness Week (12-18 June 2017) campaign that aims to highlight the importance of regular eye examinations and eye pressure checks. Th... [More]

Regular eye examinations vital in fighting complications from diabetes

14 June 2017
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BBR Optometry is supporting Diabetes Awareness Week 2017 which runs until Saturday, June 17 by reminding patients and members of the local community about the importance of regular eye examinations in... [More]

Good vision linked to mental well-being

7 April 2017
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World Health Day on April 7 this year focuses on mental health – and here at BBR Optometry we want to remind patients and members of the wider community how important good vision is to maintaini... [More]

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