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About Us

Diana Haines FBDO(Hons) is the sole owner of Focus In established in 2006.
Qualifying as a Dispensing Optician in 1977 she worked for a large optical company in various roles.
After spending several years in Germany and The Netherlands she returned to the UK in various
management placements until moving into training and development. In 1988 she took her Honours
diploma in Advanced Optics.
Diana is currently a member of the North Wales Regional Optometric Committee which represents the
interests of the local optical community. She also sits on the Welsh Optometric Committee which advises
Welsh Government on matters relating to optometric health and the optometry profession.

Diana is supported by Optometrist David Rushbrooke BSc FC OPtom qualified in 1975 and is also
accredited for the Welsh Eye Care Scheme.
Optometrist Lisa Chiu BSc Mc OPtom also attends regularly.

Audiologist David Salmon from North Wales Hearing Care attends on Wednesdays and can offer hearing
tests, ear wax removal and other associated hearing services.

Julie Jones is our admin assistant who many of you know worked for Tom Hodgson Opticians before
moving to Focus In and brings her valued experience to the mix.

Andrew Price Contact Lens Optician and Research Director – Masters Degree, Contact Lens Practice,
FBDO(Hons)CL, COA(USA). National Clinical Committee Member at the Association of British
Dispensing Opticians. Andrew contributes not only considerable knowledge and experience in provision of
contact lenses but is the driving force behind our clinical study programmes. His years of working in the
United States with a laser surgery team has ensured that he is in a unique position to offer a great deal of
help to our dry eye patients.

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  • EYE EXAMINATION. Both private and NHS exams are undertaken for a duration of 30 minutes
    and we don’t delegate any of this time to unqualified auxillary staff. We are accredited for the
    Welsh Eyecare Scheme and if book for this please allow at least an hour.
  • SPECTACLE DISPENSING.Our spectacle frames cover a wide range from budget to high fashion
    as well as haute couture. Feel confident that your measurements will be accurate as our wealth of
    experience combined with laser technology ensures complete accuracy.
  • SAFETY EYEWEAR. Bring your latest prescription and we will be pleased to offer a great range
    of safety spectacles or allow us to measure for your company approved supplier.
  • SPORTS EYEWEAR a great range of safe and stylish sport glasses for any sport including tinted
    and wrap designs.
  • SPECTACLE REPAIRS. We can undertake most repairs including titanium welds.
  • INTENSIVE CLEAN AND REFURBISH SERVICE. Make that tatty pair of spectacles look mlike
  • SUN PROTECTION. We stock a wide range of fashion, designer and budget sunglasses. Providing
    expert advice on UV protection we can also help with prescription sun wear.
  • CONTACT LENSES. As an independent optician we can supply any brand and tailor any package
    to your individual needs. Whether you require daily, monthly, toric or multifocals we have the
    lenses for you. Ask for our leaflet that explains our process.
  • PAEDIATRIC MYOPIA CONTROL ask for our leaflet about our latest service.
  • DRY EYE CLINIC. We offer dry eye assessments and treatment plans for mild to chronic dry eye
  • LIPIFLOW AND DEMODEX. These specialist treatments are extensions from our dry eye clinic.
    Lipiflow is available at practice or for a more comprehensive treatment we will refer to colleagues
    in Manchester.
  • ADVICE ON & SUPPLY of nutritional supplements for dry eye and Macular Degeneration
  • FREE HEARING TESTS. In conjunction with North Wales Hearing Care we can offer a wide
    range of hearing aids, tinnitus relief and ear moulds.
  • MAGNIFIERS AND VISION AIDS including some very helpful gadgets like Talking Watches.
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Contact Us

Mon- Fri 9.15 – 5.00pm
Sat 9.15 – 1.00pm
Closed Bank Holidays

Focus In
3 Lyric Buildings
Market Street
LL18 1RG
01745 361007

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