Welcome to the Optometry Scotland website
We keep our members up to date on our ongoing activity through our website, our Activity Report and regular email communication, as well as by attending events and meetings.
Our website informs Optometrists, Dispensing Opticians and Patients.
If you have any media enquiries please contact Emma Kellacher at the Optometry Scotland office.
Message from new Chair of OS, David Quigley
Dear Members and Colleagues, As the sole representative of the entire optometry sector’s views to Holyrood, your OS team will continue working with the Scottish Government and Practitioner Services on the latest round of fee negotiations and pledges to support members in the transition to e-GOS. The feedback from recent roadshows has been very positive
Routine Eye examination helped save toddlers life
An incredible nomination was received for this years Optometrist Award at the Scottish Health Awards 2019. Aaron Spears who is an Optometrist at Vision Express, Silverburn referred a two-year old toddler to A&E immediately after noticing a difference in the tots pupils which turned out to be a brain tumor. A prime example of community
Scottish Health Awards 2019
This year, we are sponsoring the Optometrist Award for the third year running! This is a fantastic opportunity for you to vote for an Optometrist or Dispensing Optician that you feel has a great story to tell, has provided an exceptional service or has made a difference to their patients life. Whether it be a