Caring for all your family's vision needs, since 1996

Woodseats Team

You'll find us at 857 Chesterfield Road, Woodseats, Sheffield

Staffed by an experienced and enthusiastic team.

We provide a range of services including eye examinations, contact lens advice and fitting, retinal photography and 3D imaging with the latest Topcon OCT 2000.

Alex Gage, Optometrist

AT WORK, Alex tests eyes, conducts glaucoma screening, advises athletes on sports vision and is involved in the PEARS project for acute eyecare referrals. He is increasingly involved in helping young people to control myopia.

OUTSIDE WORK, Alex attends the Health and Well-being Forum of the Sheffield chamber of commerce and enjoys playing badminton, riding his bike in the Peaks and Thursday evenings at the pub with the lads.

Sarah Gage, Optometrist

AT WORK, Sarah tests eyes and fits contact lenses.

OUTSIDE WORK, Sarah is “Snowy Owl” at Brownies, plays netball and badminton and enjoys looking after and riding Dylan, a gorgeous Welsh Cob.

Cara, Manager (Sheffield) (photograph)Cara, Manager

AT WORK, Cara has been with Alex Gage Optometrists since 1998 and is responsible for glazing, dispensing, appointments, and takes on any jobs Alex wishes to delegate!

OUTSIDE WORK, Cara and her husband have two daughters, Winnie and Mabel. They also have a Scottish Terrier, three chickens, and keep African lake fish. This keeps her busy! Cara enjoys walking in her spare time. She also really enjoys planning and cooking meals.

Rachel, Eyewear Specialist

AT WORK, Rachel has been with Alex since he bought the practice in 1996 and is responsible for booking patients in, accounts, dispensing and glazing.

OUTSIDE WORK, animal lover Rachel enjoys walking both her own two dogs and any other dogs that home board with her. She also likes foreign travel and trying new restaurants.

Margaret, Eyewear Specialist

AT WORK, Margaret works on reception, dispenses glasses, does contact lens teaches and Optomap scanning.

OUTSIDE WORK, Margaret enjoys swimming, holidays and spending time with her family and three granddaughters.

Jo, Eyewear Specialist

AT WORK, Jo works on reception, does Optomap scanning and is currently learning to dispense glasses.

OUTSIDE WORK, Jo enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, being outdoors and making things.

Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9.30am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday 9.30am to 1pm

How to find us

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Our Address

857 Chesterfield Road, Woodseats, Sheffield S8 0SQ.

You can also call 0114 274 8582 or Email


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