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Eye Examinations

Your eyes are the most complex organ in your body after your brain, so we'll never rush an appointment or take short cuts with your examinations. We allow up to an hour for each appointment, so you and your eyes get the personal care and attention they need. 

Advanced technology 

We’re always looking for ways to give you extra support and reassurance. By investing in the most advanced technology, we are able to offer the widest range of comprehensive and comfortable eye examinations available. 

These include Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) eye tests, which provide a detailed 3D scan of the back of your eye. Using this, your optometrist is able to look at every layer of your eye tissue and identify a range of problems, which a regular examination might miss. Many conditions identified by OCT, such as macular degeneration, central serious retinopathy and glaucoma, are easily treated if picked up early.   

Personal advice
When we've taken a thorough look at your eyes, your optometrist or dispensing optician will discuss our recommendations with you at length. Whether you need bespoke glasses, sunglasses, lens options or contact lenses, we'll make sure you have the information you need to make the right decisions.

We’re also able to offer dry eye treatment on-site and provide referrals for specialist treatment or corrective surgery. When you leave CG Optical, we want you to feel thoroughly supported, well informed and confident in the choices you've made. 

Swift referrals
Through our partnership with Spa Medica (NHS), we're also able to offer quick referrals for patients who require treatment for conditions such as cataracts and many more.

We'll help coordinate your treatment and will oversee all your aftercare. You won't be left waiting for the support you need and have that added reassurance from a team who know you and your eyes. 

Complete care

Our single aim is to give you the vision you need and deserve. While technology is crucial, we know how important it is to sit with our customers and chat through the options that are right for them.

Our customers tell us that when they come to CG Optical, they feel that we wrap our arms around them. It's something we're very proud of. Your eyes are precious and powerful, and we want nothing more than to help you take care of yours. 

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Our clinical services include:

Premium Private Eye Examination

Sunglasses Consultations
We use the most advanced technology to provide you with a thorough eye examination. This includes Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) eye tests, which provide a detailed 3D scan of the back of your eye and can pick up conditions that may be difficult to spot. Our appointment times are also longer than average, so your optometrist can discuss your options and answer your questions at length.  
£80 approx 45 min appt

Private Eye Examination

Eye Examinations
Comprehensive eye examination  by a fully qualified Optometrist
£40 approx 30 mins

Style Consultation

Outside Prescriptions Welcome
If you'd like some expert style advice, let us help you. Claire has more than 25 years' experience helping clients to find that perfect look. It's both an art and a science, which involves understanding the contours of your face and your unique character. 

Your glasses should feel like they are an extension of you - complementing your brow line and the shape of your face so your eyes can shine brightly. Claire will take into consideration your complexion, bone structure and personality to help you find that perfect pair. 

Whether you have a defined style in mind or want to try a completely new look, Claire has an inimitable skill in matching clients with eyewear they love. She often gets the perfect pair first time, but we're happy to spend as much time with you as you need. We won't be satisfied until you are. 

Your eyewear becomes part of who you are - an extension of your personality - so we want to give you the choice you need. As an independent optician, we stock the largest range of designer frames - many of which are exclusive to us. 
An up to date sight test prescription will be required

Dry Eye Analysis & Treatment

Dry Eye Consultations
If you have dry, sore or itchy eyes, it could be because you have a condition called dry eye. It’s relatively common and our clinician specialises in diagnosing and treating the condition onsite. With our cutting edge technology, this can usually be done in three easy steps, so you can get back to normal life as quickly as possible.  
The cost is £90.00. Approx 1hr appointment

Blephex Treatment

Blephex Treatment
Performed by our Dry Eye Clinician Becky. A gentle painless procedure to exfoliate the eyelids reduces scurf and bacterial debris which  causes Blepharitis or dry eye , also great for hayfever sufferers.
The cost is £70. Approx 30 min appointment

Comprehensive NHS Eye Examination

Comprehensive NHS Eye Examination
NHS Eye examination to include OCT ( scan to detect abnormalities at an incredibly early stage ) Extended time to allow a comprehensive examination of your eyes and to offer a complete assessment of your needs.
£40 approx 45 min appt

Standard NHS Eye Examination

Standard NHS Eye Examination
NHS funded examination by a fully qualified Optometrist. You could be entitled to a free eye test if: You are under the age of 16, or 16-18 and in full-time education You are over 60. You (or an immediate family member) have been diagnosed with glaucoma and you are over 40. You are registered blind or partially sighted You have been prescribed complex lenses

NHS Under 19 yrs in Full Time Education

NHS Under 19 yrs in Full Time Education
NHS funded examination for children and young adults -  under 19yrs in full time education. Please book the appointment in the name of the patient and bring any current glasses with you.

Contact Lens Check

Contact Lenses
Examination to check the front surface of the eye to establish anything that can be improved for your contact lenses and the health of the eye. This is very different to an eye examination. Please wear current contact lenses to the appointment and bring your glasses with you.

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Once again thank you for my glasses and your great service. You must remember my first visit to you following a recommendation. You and your great team, Nick the optician ( great guy, knows his stuff) Becky, Tasha and Jane have looked after me, nothing too much trouble and all so very easy.A person who dreaded the optician more than the dentist! Not anymore. I don’t want to ramble on but simply until you’ve experienced what you do you don’t realise how others don’t compare. Best advice to anyone, your eye sight is to important to get it wrong, you need to choose wisely who is your optician and I firmly by experience have definitely found the right one in yourselves. So happy with my glasses, can see long distance and my computer screen without taking my glasses off. Oh and this going dark in the sunlight thing, absolutely amazing, no carrying 2 pairs of glasses, feeling liberated. Sorry this is such a long message but I I just wanted to let you know how pleased I am. I’m happy to give feedback to anyone.
07 May 2021
"I can’t rate this amazing independent optical practice in Warwickshire more highly! From the warm welcome upon arrival and stunning interior design, to the highly skilled delivery of clinical services and superb choice of exclusive, boutique & niche collections of frames rarely seen outside of the capital, indeed every aspect is first class.
Owner/Manager Claire and her team provide a highly personal & bespoke service, identify their patients needs, challenge their style boundaries and expertly guide them through the customer journey to achieve stunning end results.

C G Optical’s clientele consistently leave their premises walking a few inches higher with their new found style, in beautiful eyewear and wearing beaming smiles, confident in the assurance of an equally dedicated aftercare service.
The combination of futuristic cutting edge technology and the fine service style of yesteryear is the secret to success of what is arguably one of the best optical stores in the country."
07 May 2021
"A personal excellent service as soon as you step into CG Optical. No more kids glasses for me, Claire carries a great selection of petite frames and has so much patience helping find the right pair. Having dry eyes I decided to look at other treatments. Becky was amazing she analysed my eyes and treated them with Blephex and Tearstim procedures. My eyes feel so much better , so big thanks to all the staff at CG Optical."

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