Newsome Opticians
Come on in

Come on in

At Newome Opticians, with the help of you, our amazing patients, we have managed to maintain our usual optical service through the pandemic period. For the safety of our patients and staff, we will continue to be adhering to NHS advice Your next visit.....

Making an appointment

Call us first. We will ask details of yourself and anyone in your household regarding symptoms of Coronavirus

Day of your appointment

Please arrive promptly at the time given, but not too early Visit alone where possible Allow a little extra time for the appointment The front door will be locked on arrival, kindly knock and we will open the door to greet you >

At the practice

Please use a mask

On entering, please use the hand sanitiser provided

We will need to get close to you during a sight test or fitting of spectacles, but all staff will be using the appropriate personal protective equipment

Choosing a frame

Feel free to try on any frame, but any used, put to one side and not put back onto the display. These will be sterilised

All public areas, both inside and out of the consulting rooms, will be sterilised between visitors

Public conveniences will not be available during your visit

All payments by card if possible

Our Value Statement

At Newsome Opticians we understand that your sight is precious. We strive to create a warm welcome for all our clients, whether NHS or private, by offering a professional, personal service tailored to each individual. You can be assured that you will have accurately dispensed lenses and correctly fitting and styled frames. All our staff are fully qualified so you can be reassured your vision and health are in the safest of hands. Examining your eyes is only the start of the process as we also screen for other underlying health issues. Daryl and Jane Newsome opened the Ivybridge practice in 1999 and the business has grown to meet customer demand with the Yealmpton branch opening in 2008 and the Totnes branch opening in 2012.
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Our Value Statement
Eye Tests

Eye Tests

We ensure the well being of your eyes. Our main objective is that you always receive the highest level of personal care and attention, combined with friendly professional advice. You will be sure in the knowledge that nothing has been overlooked in the evaluation of your required prescription. Read More
Frames and Lenses

Frames and Lenses

Our range of frames and lenses are regularly updated to offer you the best in style, functionality and quality, so that everyone from the most discerning youngster to the more fashion conscious adult will find the ones to suit them best. Read More


Your eye sight is a precious sense, and we are continually investing in our staff and optical technology to ensure you receive the highest standards of clinical care.We also provide our customers with an ongoing health check for their frames and lenses, as accidents do happen! Read More

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