BSc (Hons) MCOptom MBCLA Prof Cert Glauc
A local to the area, James was educated at Leeds Grammar School, before earning his degree in Optometry at the University of Bradford.
He enjoyed a pre-registration year at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, under the gaze of Principal Optometrist Mrs Alison Weston and Consultant Ophthalmologist Mr Bruce Noble.
After qualifying, James gained invaluable experience across the optometry and ophthalmology sector.
His years of locum work took him from Northallerton to Chesterfield and from Manchester to Hull.
At the Boots Laser Eye Clinic, he learnt the ropes under Consultant Ophthalmologists Professor Emanuel Rosen and Mr Kobus Pauw.
In 2007, James took on the challenge or running his own independent practice, purchasing the long established Klineberg Opticians in Moortown, Leeds.
James’s success at Moortown was followed when he acquired the East Ardsley, Wakefield branch in April 2014.
James works a truly independent optometrist with 20 years experience in eye care. His clients value his personal attention, professionalism and sometimes his humour!
He dispenses contact lenses and eyewear across the full spectrum, from voucher funded NHS spectacles to 23kt gold plated Chopard frames. He uses specialist lenses from vision care partners, Hoya.
James is often sought for second opinions and has excellent links with local schools, the local eye departments and other health care professionals, should further referral be required.
James has been providing first class eye care at our Moortown practice for over 12 years. The practice has recently upgraded our technology, with the very latest Nidek OCT camera, to help us look after your eye health. We also stock a fantastic selection of the latest eyewear so we’re sure to have the look that’s just right for you!
Our experienced reception team of Lealah and Lynn will give you a warm welcome whether your appointment is for an eye examination or whether you need help selecting from our new range of frames and sunglasses.
EAST ARDSLEY, WAKEFIELD
Since we opened the doors of our East Ardsley practice in 2014 we have been providing our customers with first class eye care and the practice is equipped with state of the art technology, including a Nidek retinal camera, to help us look after your eye health. We also stock a fantastic selection of the very latest eyewear with a style that’s sure to be perfect for you.
Our friendly, experienced reception team of Caroline and Bernie will give you a warm welcome whether your appointment is for an eye examination or whether you need help selecting from our new range of frames and sunglasses.