An eye examination is an important health check on your eyes, whether you need spectacles or not.
We have a wide range suitable for all ages from very small children, to up to date designs for the fashion conscious older child.
It is now easier and more comfortable to wear contact lenses than ever before. No longer do you have to be either a contact lens or spectacle wearer.
Observatory Opticians – Leigh-On-Sea
Situated on Rectory Grove in the charming town of Leigh-on-Sea, Observatory the Opticians offers the community a warm and friendly environment coupled with an extensive range of eyewear. Darren and the team are proud to offer advanced eye examinations using the Optomap system, followed by expert help and advice in choosing the perfect solution for customers’ needs.
There is limited short stay parking on Rectory Grove and car parks available within a few minutes’ walk of the practice.
Optometrist and Director Darren started Observatory the Opticians in Leigh on Sea in 1998, following 6 years in optics. Darren loves to be at the forefront of the business, whether clinically or fashion styling.
Optical Advisor Gill is quite new to the team, having joined in 2015. Gill really enjoys the fashion side of eyewear and gets a real buzz out of helping customers to feel great in their new look.
Optical advisor Jack joined the team in 2013, never having worked in optics before. He has developed his skills and built up experience within the team and really enjoys engaging with customers and helping them with their needs.
Administrator Sarah became part of the team in 2010 and was new to optics. Sarah runs a very efficient reception system, supporting the team and really enjoys helping with customers when they come into the practice.
Lauren, our dispenser, has been working in optics for over 20 years. Her knowledge of lenses and frames is outstanding and she will always find the perfect products for your optical needs.
Caroline has been working as an optical receptionist since 2007. She is responsible for looking after our appointments and welcoming customers into the practice, she always has a smile and offers fantastic customer service
Rebecca qualified as a Dispensing Optician in 2017, having worked in optics since 2014. She joins us from an award-winning independent optician. She loves helping people and is passionate about styling customers in their new frames.
Sherryl has been working as an optical receptionist since 2009. During this time she has gained immense knowledge of working in a busy optical practice. Always a friendly face to answer any of your appointment or contact lens queries.