Newcastle Opticians - National Award Winning Eyecare
Located in Heaton, Newcastle, Querido & Davidson are a family owned eyecare practice, catering for people of all age groups. Our aim is to provide unrivalled, innovative eyecare, products and services for all customers.
Rubbing your eyes can have serious consequences - warns Newcastle Optician Published: Monday 16th November 2015
Do you rub your eyes? Do you every find yourself rubbing tired, dry, itchy eyes? Most of us do, at some time or other – it may be that your eyes are "running” due to a cold, it might just be because you are feeling tired. However, do you realise that if you apply too much pressure when rubbing them you could damage your eyes or just by touching your eyes with unsterilised hands you could cause infections. How can rubbing your eyes damage them? Your hands carry germs – rubbing your eyes with your hands can cause infections such as conjunctivitis. Applying too much pressure when rubbing yo... Read more...
Is your current eyecare provider giving you the service that you expect? ...or is he or she just too rushed or disinterested? Then move on & join us at Querido & Davidson.
We are a national award winning eyecare practice (established in 1956) with a long heritage of providing exemplary service and exceptional products.
Eye Tests & Examinations
Our Optometrists carry out a huge array of checks during your eye examination. These can include testing your eye pressure (to detect glaucoma - which, if undetected, could lead to blindness), checking sideways field of vision and the health of the back of your eye.
All these checks are quick and painless, and will provide us with important information that will help monitor any slight changes over time.
We fit a huge variety of contact lenses types to patients across the whole of the UK. We supply lenses to people of all ages, & all prescription types. Using corneal topography and slit lamp image capture we provide the highest standard of care to all our contact lenses wearing patients.
We specialise in iGo OVC, Ortho-K and Paragon CRT Orthokeratology work for all ages from 6 upwards. We are an accredited Chromagen contact lens practice. We supply varifocal contact lenses and contact lenses to correct astigmatism. We can also supply theatrical contact lenses for television productions.
In 2006 we were awarded the title of Contact lens practice of the year at the UK Optician awards.