Mr Shakeel Puri BSc (Hons) MCOptom
Clinical director, principal optometrist and contact lens consultant
Mr Puri completed his optometric and ophthalmic training in 2004, and has worked at Wolverhampton and Sunderland Eye hospitals, as well as a number of optometry clinics and national optical businesses, including Boots, Vision Express, Specsavers and Dolland and Aitchison.
In addition of offering a comprehensive range of general ophthalmic services, Mr Puri has a special interest in retinal diseases and helping diabetic patients, and has done advanced training in this area.
As a member of a local optical society, he was involved in advising the NHS Primary Care Trust (PCT), which included helping design guidelines for optometric practice visits.
More recently, Mr Puri has taken a strong interest in dyslexia and reading difficulties. He has helped to make a positive change in the educational development of many children, and continues to do so.