Meet the Team
Brian Kobrin (Optometrist)
Brian Kobrin practices the general optometry with a particular interest in pathology screening and contact lens fitting. Achieving optimum health of the eye and vision is of the utmost importance. Brian sees our diabetic patients and is able to offer retinal screenings with state of the art optical coherence tomography and fundus photography which is invaluable in the early detection of glaucoma and other retinal conditions. Regular checks of the retina and optic nerve ensure that any eye health related issues can be dealt with.
Clyde Alexander (Optometrist)
Clyde Alexander has specialised in pediatric optometry. His doctoral thesis was in the development of eye movements in reading. Clyde's field of expertise encompasses binocular vision and its affect on a child's learning potential. The development of a child's eyes is critical to a child's well being and learning.
Ioannis Tompazos (Optometrist)
Ioannis is a highly experienced optometrist with particular interest in eye pathology and children’s vision. He holds an additional qualification in independent prescribing, meaning that he is able to diagnose and prescribe for certain eye conditions.
In addition, he specialises in the use and interpretation of OCT imaging and he has been fitting most types of contact lenses since 2000.
When he is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 young sons.
Michelle (Optical Receptionist)
Michelle has been with practice for many years. Over the years she has come to know the patients and the local community very well. She thoroughly enjoys seeing the patients return year after year and welcomes new patients with a warm and friendly manner.
In her spare time, she enjoys keeping fit and walking. She is a keen cook and enjoys trying out new recipes.
Rochelle (Optical Receptionist)
Rochelle has a wealth of experience in customer services and is a valuable member of our reception team. She is one of the first points of contact when you telephone or enter the practice and always greets patients with a warm and friendly manner. She is happy to deal with all your enquiries and any eyecare needs you may have.
Rochelle is married with two adult sons. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, as well as her new hobby, candle and soap making.
Ash (Optical Dispenser)
Ash is an optical dispenser with over twelve years of experience, and passionate about what he does. Ash started his optical career in the laboratory as an optical lab technician and has worked his way to becoming and optical dispenser. Ash has an extensive knowledge of the various optical lenses available, and will recommend lenses that best suit the patient’s needs.