THE I-CARE GROUP
We are a group of clinically-led Optometry Practices combining clinical excellence with amazing eyewear and the latest contact lenses.
Located in the heart of East Grinstead and the centre of Tunbridge Wells, I-Care Optometry is well known as a group of highly clinical Optometry Practices that combine clinical excellence with fashionable, unique and timeless eyewear.
Founded originally by Mrs Margaret Lawrence in 1984, we have been providing professional eye care for our patients throughout Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Greater London and beyond for over thirty five years.
Our group of practices are currently located in East Grinstead, Tunbridge Wells and The Midlands with more to come!!
Our team of specialist clinicians includes
Mr. Bradley J E Warwick BSc (Hons) MCOptom Prof Cert Glauc Prof Cert Paed Eye Care Prof Cert Med Ret
Specialist Clinical Optometrist (Glaucoma & Acute Eye Care)
Brad is currently appointed as a Specialist Clinical Optometrist at the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust.
He qualified from Aston University in July 2012 with first class honours in Optometry. Upon passing all professional qualifying examinations at the first sitting he attained membership of the College of Optometrists in July 2013 and subsequent General Optical Council (GOC) registration in August 2013.
After registration Brad continued in independent practice before finally establishing his own private practice in The Midlands during June 2014.
He was appointed as an Advanced Optometrist at the University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust in June 2018 with principal clinical responsibilities being complex paediatric and adult refraction, glaucoma and acute eye care.
The College of Optometrists Professional Certificate in Glaucoma was completed in 2017, Professional Certificate in Paediatric Eye Care in August 2018 and the Professional Certificate in Medical Retina in October 2019.
His specialist clinical interests centre on paediatric eye conditions and vision therapy, dry eye, contact lenses, myopia control and community Ophthalmology.
Most recently Brad became one of the first UK Optometrists that is qualified to perform surgical procedures.
Darlynn Yap BSc MCOptom
Darlynn currently works as a Specialist Optometrist at Moorfields Eye Hospital two days per week delivering extended role services in the Glaucoma Clinic and Urgent Care Clinic.
Since qualifying in 2013 Darlynn has been working in the private sector as well as for the NHS.
Most recently, Darlynn has been completing her further studies and taking her Independent Prescribing exams and studying for her Glaucoma certification.
Pilar Garcia del Toro BSc MCOptom
Since qualifying in Spain in 2005 Miss Garcia has been honing her clinical skills and delivering first class care to her patients.
Most recently she has been working for a Private Ophthalmic Surgery Clinic in London where she been providing pre and post-operative assessments using the latest equipment.
Miss Garcia is qualified as an Optometrist both in the UK and in Spain.
Mr Ryan Barraclough BSc MCOPTOM
Ryan is the newest member of our group of practices but rest assured his attention to detail and excellent clinical skills makes him a great addition.
In addition we will soon be welcoming some new clinicians to our practice in Tunbridge Wells so 'keep an eye on' this page to discover more about our team of clinicians.
So whether you need a general eye examination, contact lenses, monitoring of a long term condition such as Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension, Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD), Diabetic Retinopathy or any of our other clinical specialities you will always be welcomed and looked after by the team here at I-Care Optometry.