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33 Muster Green, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 4AL

Haywards Heath

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01444 454 808

Better Vision for All

We are dedicated to providing the best possible service to our clients. We combine cutting-edge technology alongside the decades of experience gathered by our local, expert optometrists.

We strive to provide an extensive and personal service to ensure that our clients get the treatment they deserve. Our bespoke eyecare is unparalleled and the best around.

more than your local opticians

When it comes to your eye health, it’s important to trust only the best.

At Dolphins Optometrists, our optometrists and opticians have years of experience in dealing with a range of eye care issues, from simple prescriptions to more complex conditions.

We pride ourselves on going above and beyond for our patients, offering personalised services and the latest technology for accurate and efficient diagnoses.

Don’t settle for just any run-of-the-mill high street optician – come to Dolphins Optometrists for expert care that you can trust.

Make us your clear choice when it comes to your eye care needs.

Eyecare Experts from Haywards Heath


Our Team

Umesh Patel

Umesh has been a practising optometrist since 2006 and is fascinated by the science of optometry.

Having worked with a number of practices nationwide, Umesh set up his own business to therefore put best practices into place for all of his patients.

Furthermore, he is able to develop his interest in, and use of, the latest technological advances in optometry.

umesh the director of Dolphins Optometrists, smiling at the camera
Mandy, an optometrist and Dolphins Optometrists


Mandy is an Optometrist with a special interest in the tear film and the consequences of dry eye disease and runs our TEAR Clinic here at Dolphins.

She is passionate about caring for patients affected by dry eye.

When she isn’t at the practice, you’ll find Mandy working with fellow clinicians and health care professionals to educate them on how to develop their skills and therefore effectively manage patients presenting the symptoms of Dry Eye Disease in their own practices.


Julian is a vastly experienced optician and a specialist in dispensing complex prescriptions.

Over the forty years he has been practising optics, Julian has worked in manufacturing, teaching, training, technical advising and frame making, in addition to many years dispensing in independent practice.

In 2008, he won his previous practice a National Optician’s Award because of the excellence of his work and specialist knowledge in lenses.

Previously he was Chairman of the South East Area of the Association of British Dispensing Opticians.

Julian, the dispensing optician at Dolphins Optometrists
Ann forbes from Dolphins Optometrists

Ann Forbes

Dry Eye Consultant

Katherine Jerome

Pre-Reg Dispensing Optician

Katherine Jerome: Pre-Reg Dispensing Optician