Raxworthy Visioncare | Opticians and contact lenses in Christchurch, Dorset

The practice was founded in 1952 and has been located on Bargates since 1955. Situated in our beautiful Victorian building, originally erected for The Mayor of Christchurch, the practice has it’s own ample car park and is fully wheelchair accessible.

We are constantly investing in the very latest ophthalmic equipment to provide you with some of the most up to date clinical facilities available. Coupled with years of clinical experience and the exceptional customer service we deliver to you, we think you couldn’t be in safer hands. Receiving exceptional care is what people expect when they come here. It’s the bonuses like the free parking, the coffee and the familiar friendly staff that makes Raxworthys exceptional.

We offer a wide range of clinical services from private eye examinations and NHS sight tests, contact lenses including Ortho-K (Orthokeratology) and bespoke hand painted lenses, coloured overlay assessments for visual stress and dyslexia, low vision assessments and vision training for children.

The Eye Clinic provides treatment plans for the management of dry eye, blepharitis and emergency problems. We also work closely with consultants at The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch hospitals when carrying out the shared care scheme for glaucoma.


Raxworthy Visioncare | Opticians and contact lenses in Christchurch, Dorset

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Raxworthy Visioncare | Opticians and contact lenses in Christchurch, Dorset

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