Hempstead Valley

Welcome to Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care Hempstead Valley

Leightons Hempstead Valley opened in Gillingham in July 1992. The shopping centre was one of the first out-of-town shopping centres in Kent, and continues to thrive. Leightons Hempstead Valley offer appointments seven days a week, including evenings. So whether you're looking for an eye examination, hearing assessment, spectacles, contact lenses or sunglasses, our expert team are always on hand to help you.

Please Note

In line with NHS guidance, please wear a face covering when visiting unless you are exempt, and please book an appointment before attending the practice. Click here for more information. (Last updated 10th December 2021)

How we're keeping you safe

At Leightons we want to reassure you that when you visit us in practice, your safety is our number one priority. We want you to be confident in the actions we have taken to provide you a safe and sanitised experience.

For information on the measures we've put in place click here. If you have any queries or just want some guidance ahead of your appointment, call the team on 0800 40 20 20 or email [email protected].

Branch Services

Branch News

Experience the Ultimate Eye Examination at Leightons Opticians

Dec 30, 2021 - Eye Care

Here at Leightons, we know that vision is a priceless gift, but all too often many may take it for granted. That’s why the NHS recommends that everyone should have an eye examination at least once every two years.

A Year of Reflections at Leightons Hempstead Valley

Feb 12, 2021 - Leightons News

2020 has been a challenging year for us all. It is however also the year that, as a nation, we’ve learnt to better appreciate how important it is to look after our eyes.

Leightons now offers colorimetry

Mar 20, 2020 - Eye Tests

At Leightons Farnham and Hempstead Valley, 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.

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