Who's looking after me?
We think its nice to know who your dealing with throughout the process of your eye tests, contact lenses, dispensing and after sales.
Please meet TEAM BRAD...
Brad Abrahams: Director, Optometrist and 'THE BOSS'
After qualifying as an Optometrist in Queensland, Australia in 1979, Brad decided to move over to England and opened up his own practice in 2000. Brad will take care of all your eye examinations and contact lens tests, providing a comprehensive and personal service for each client.
Brad will identify what is best for your eye-health and provide this service in an enjoyable and friendly environment.
Liz: FBDO Dispensing Optician and Practice Manager
Liz started work in practice in 2000 and after embracing her passion for optics qualified as a Dispensing Optician in 2005, joining the team at Brad Abrahams in February 2011. Liz has recently qualified as a tutor for the Ophthalmic Dispensing course. Her aim is to help develop the next generation of Dispensing Opticians as well as keeping her own knowledge up to date and keeping the practice at the forefront of dispensing developments.
Liz is well known for her superior knowledge and expertise for dispensing where she is able to guide you through all of your options, giving professional advice throughout.
Ryan: CONTACT LENS MANAGER
Ryan has joined the team at Brad Abrahams as Practice Administrator. He controls all the systems and processes behind the scenes. Ryan returns to England with his wife and little girl Gia, after spending 6 years in Mexico managing shoe stores. His previous knowledge of the practice has helped him settle in very quickly after spending time working here during the summer of 2004/2005. We are pleased to have him back!
AHSAAN: STUDENT DISPENSING OPTICIAN
Ahsaan has been in optical industry for several years, joining Brad Abrahams in 2015. He possesses a degree in Mathematics and has a keen interest in frame design. Ahsaan has now embarked on his first year studies to become a Dispensing Optician, under the supervision of Liz. He is rapidly gaining knowledge and experience in this specialist field.
Ahsaan has a specific interest in our most whimsical and outlandish frames, he's the person to go to when you're after a real style change.
NATALIE: FBDO DISPENSING OPTICIAN
Natalie joined our team in 2015, mid way through her studies. She has now qualified as a Dispensing Optician with the prestigious ABDO college gaining the letters FBDO after her name. Her qualification enables Natalie to give her professional opinion on your spectacles, as well as dispensing your children. Natalie also has a very keen interest in Low Vision studies and she's the person to go to for all your low vision and magnification queries.
Gemma: clinic co-ordinator
Gemma is the newest member of our team, joining us as a clinic co-ordinator and receptionist. Gemma is using her vast skills in customer service to provide a warm and welcoming environment as you enter the practice. Having worked for a large fashion retailer for the last five years, working for a small independent practice was a big change for Gemma, however she is taking it in her stride, proving to be fantastic as our front of house face.
Outside of work Gemma is a keen reader and always appreciative of a good book recommendation!