Understanding your eyesight prescription

Aug 19, 2020 - Eye Tests

We’ve all received a glasses prescription, but what exactly do all the numbers mean? Here’s our quick guide to making sense of your prescription: both for short and long-sightedness.

Hear. See. Do More in 2020: Tips for better eye and ear health

Aug 14, 2020 - Eye Tests

Book an eye examination and hearing assessment with us, and find out our top tips for the best ear care and eye health throughout 2020.

Leightons Tunbridge Wells now offer colorimetry

Mar 20, 2020 - Eye Tests

At Leightons Tunbridge Wells, we are thrilled to announce that we’re now offering colorimetry assessments for children and adults who suffer with photosensitive problems, better known as visual stress. "Visual Stress" can lead to reading difficulties, headaches and other sight related problems when reading text. A colorimetry assessment tells us what colour of tinted glasses to prescribe, allowing the wearer to comfortably enjoy reading.

How long does an eye test take?

Dec 23, 2019 - Eye Tests

Find out what to expect from your next eye test by learning how long it takes, what happens and what a simple eye test can detect.