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Richard Petrie Optometrists Ltd are an independent opticians and contact lens practitioner based in Littleover, handily placed for Mickleover and Burton as well as Derby.

For 40 years our Derby opticians has been providing the local community with top quality eyecare. Using the latest technology alongside our high level of expertise, we provide an excellent service for all of our patients.

Here at Richard Petrie Optometrists we offer:

  • Eye Examinations for both NHS and Private patients
  • An OCT upgrade available for all examinations
  • Contact lens trials and subscriptions
  • BlephEx dry eye treatment
  • A wide variety of branded glasses for adults and children including; Ted Baker, Chloe, Lacoste and Nike
  • Prescription and non-prescription sunglasses for adults and children. We are a stockist of the Maui Jim sunglasses
  • Repairs and adjustments

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Top Trends for Autumn/Winter 2018

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Davina Discusses … Anti-Reflective Lenses

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Keeping on top of children’s eye health

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Driving Vision Standards

You probably saw the announcement recently that the Police are about to start a pilot where, in three areas in the south of England, they will check the vision of drivers at every opportunity. Any drivers who fail to reach the DVLA standard will have their licences revoked there and then. As you might expect […] Read more

Davina Discusses … Myopia

This month I thought I would share a topic in Optometry which sparks my interest and that is myopia, also known as short-sightedness. It is extremely prevalent across the world and in fact it is growing. Fascinatingly, the World Health Organisation have predicted that by 2050 (that’s only 32 years from now!) half of the […] Read more

Davina Discusses …UV Protection

Summer 2018 is going to be up there in the memory of fantastic summers! It has been great and I am sure that you have been going through as much sunscreen as I have! It did make me think, when layering the sun cream onto my children that all the bright light and UV is […] Read more