BARRY & SARGENT OPTOMETRISTSFor excellence in vision care since 1920
One of Wellington’s leading eye care and eyewear specialists, Barry & Sargent Optometrists has provided exceptional clinical care and personalised service for 100 years.
Update 11 August: We are open in Covid-19 Alert Level 2 and will continue to follow stringent health and safety measures in line with public health recommendations. Your optometrist will wear a mask during your consultation and we have strict disinfection measures in place. You are welcome to bring a mask to wear to your appointment if you wish to and we kindly ask that you attend your appointment alone if possible.
If you have any cold or flu-like symptoms (runny nose, cough, fever, sore throat, shortness of breath), please do not come to your appointment and call us as soon as possible. If you have been in close contact with someone unwell or if you have any common signs of COVID-19 we recommend that you call your GP or Healthline for advice.
We are open Monday- Friday and are currently not open on Saturdays. Please call the practice if emergency eye care is required.
We are an essential service and will be able to supply products (including contact lenses and solutions) and provide emergency eye care during all alert levels (with restrictions depending on level). We value our continued responsibility for your eye care and thank you for your patience during this challenging time.
The team at Barry & Sargent Optometrists
We offer a full range of specialty optometry services and can provide expert advice on the best vision solutions for you. Our experienced optometrists provide comprehensive eye examinations using the latest techniques and technology.
With two practice locations across Wellington, we are proud to be a local and independent practice offering modern, quality eyewear. We are passionate about helping you to protect your most precious sense – vision.
Comprehensive eye examinations
At Barry & Sargent Optometrists, we take time to listen and provide a thorough examination of all aspects of your vision and eye health. Our priority is providing you with the highest possible level of eye care and finding the best vision solution for you.
We provide specialised vision services including emergency eye care and red eye assessments, myopia control treatment, diabetes retinal screening, occupational vision testing, driver’s licence vision screening and vision therapy.
Our practice has the latest innovative technology including digital retinal photography, OCT scanning, visual field testing and sMap topography.
Our optometrists are trained to treat certain eye diseases and detect eye disease such as cataract, glaucoma, macular degeneration and retinal disease. We utilise the latest diagnostic technology to determine the best treatment plan and provide tailored vision solutions.
BOOK AN EYE TEST
Regular eye examinations are essential for clear vision and healthy eyes. Our experienced optometrists offer a wide range of specialty eyecare services and are committed to providing the best eye care possible. Make an appointment using our online booking system.