Croydon Local Optical Committee
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Practices with Particular Interests

PRACTICES WITH PARTICULAR INTERESTS

Some practices have a particular interest in certain ocular conditions. These practices have worked together with the NHS and Croydon University Hospital Eye Unit to develop shared-care schemes for patients. By visiting these practices you may find yourself saving wasted time and appointments by going to your GP in the first instance.

Details of the special interests and practices are listed below:

Croydon Community Ophthalmology Service (COS)
Patients presenting at their GP practice would routine eye problems can be referred to one of the following accredited optometrist practices rather than into the hospital:

Kerr Optometrists, 37 London Road, West Croydon CRO 2RE Tel: 020 8681 2008
The Eye Centre, 830 London Road, Thornton Heath CR7 7PA Tel: 020 8689 0011
Rawlings Opticians, 946 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LP Tel: 020 8660 3271
Rawlings Opticians, 8 High Street, Croydon CRO 1YA Tel: 020 8688 1040
AMS Ophthalmic Opticians, 15 Purley Road, Purley CR8 2HA Tel: 020 8660 0472
Day Lewis Opticians, 305 Lower Addiscombe Road, Croydon CRO 6RF Tel: 020 8654 5559
Surrey Opticians, 141 Brighton Road, Coulsdon CR5 2NJ Tel: 020 8660 7343
Boots Opticians, 87a High Street, Thornton Heath CR7 8RY Tel: 020 8684 1155
Pursers Optometrists, 958 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2AF Tel: 020 8660 2147
Arthur Hayes, 1070 Whitgift Centre, Croydon CR0 1UX Tel: 020 8686 0707
Crystal Eye Centre, 20 Westow Hill, Upper Norwood SE19 1RX Tel: 020 8766 7476
London Eye Care, 1415 London Road, Norbury SW16 4AH Tel: 020 8679 0955
Basil Bloom Optometrist, 121 Addington Road, Selsdon CR2 8LH Tel: 020 8657 2000

We also have a domiciliary optometrist participating in the service: Eye Matrix Opticians Tel: 0800 612 3144

Paediatric Screening
If children fail their eye screening at school they can visit one of the practices below where the optometrists have been trained to work with children:

Kerr Optometrists, 37 London Road, West Croydon CRO 2RE Tel: 020 8681 2008
The Eye Centre, 830 London Road, Thornton Heath CR7 7PA Tel: 020 8689 0011
Rawlings Opticians, 946 Brighton Road, Purley CR8 2LP Tel: 020 8660 3271
Rawlings Opticians, 8 High Street, Croydon CRO 1YA Tel: 020 8688 1040
AMS Ophthalmic Opticians, 15 Purley Road, Purley CR8 2HA Tel: 020 8660 0472
Heather Bailey Optometrists, 1 Limpsfield Road, Sanderstead CR2 9LA Tel: 020 8657 3525
Day Lewis Opticians, 305 Lower Addiscombe Road, Croydon CRO 6RF Tel: 020 8654 5559
Coulsdon Opticians, 141 Brighton Road, Coulsdon CR5 2NJ Tel: 020 8660 7343
Boots Opticians, 87a High Street, Thornton Heath CR7 8RY Tel: 020 8684 1155