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Festival fun for Sheffield Optometrist

A Crosspool optometrist is entering into the Festival spirit with a vision inspired competition. The team at Alex Gage Family Optometrist in Crosspool has devised a fun word search competition that will be running in its Sandygate Road practice for the duration of the Crosspool Festival from 28th June to 7th July. Alex Gage explained; […]

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Optometrist offers advice to hayfever sufferers

A Sheffield optometrist is offering advice to its patients on how to manage hayfever from an optical point of view. Staff at Alex Gage Family Optometrist practices in Crosspool and Woodseats are advising patients that there is no need to dispense with their contact lenses as the pollen levels rise. Alex Gage explained; “When the […]

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Sheffield Optometrist extends services with Dry Eye treatment

A Sheffield optometrist has reported an increase in the number of patients presenting at his practices with Dry Eye. Alex Gage, who owns practices in Crosspool and Woodseats estimates that he is seeing 10% more patients with Dry Eye than this time last year.  Alex explains what the condition is; “If you have Dry Eye, […]

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Save more than money by stopping smoking

A Sheffield optometrist is backing this year’s No Smoking Day theme of Swap your fags for swag and advising people that stopping smoking can benefit more than their finances. Independent optometrist Alex Gage is using the thirtieth anniversary of No Smoking Day on 13th March to highlight the eye health benefits of stopping smoking. Alex […]

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Please help us to support Road Safety Week

Please can you help us to support this vital cause? A Sheffield optometrist is backing a campaign tohelp raise awareness about the importance of driving with good vision by getting involved in Road Safety Week (19-25 November). Alex Gage is one of a number of optometrists nationwide who are being encouraged to support the UK’s […]

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It’s time to love your eyes

‘Love your eyes’ is the message being promoted by independent Sheffield optometrist, Alex Gage in a bid to improve eye health during the forthcoming National Eye Health Week (17-23 September). As part of the national Eye Love My Local Independent Optician campaign, Alex is urging people of the local community of every age to LOVE […]

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Back to school eye examinations

The new school year is fast approaching and as parents stock up on stationery supplies and new school uniforms, the team at Alex Gage’s Optometry practices in Woodseats and Crosspool are urging families to also book in for an eye examination as part of the back to school routine. Independent opticians across the UK are […]

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Crosspool man’s delight at competition win

A  Crosspool man is delighted after winning a £500 bike in a competition. When John Hurd visited Alex Gage Family Optometrist in Sandygate Road for an eye examination and was inspired to enter a competition to win a bike, little did he expect to win.   Of the prize, a FELT QX 75 hybrid, John […]

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Kidney charity benefits from visionary donation

A Sheffield kidney charity has benefitted from a fund raising initiative by a local family optometrist. Clients and staff at Alex Gage’s practices at Woodseats and Crosspool were   inspired to raise money for SAKA(Sheffield Area Kidney Association) after Cara Smith, manager at the Woodseats practice, had a kidney transplant in 2009 and were delighted to hand […]

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Tips for winter driving

We’re getting close to the shortest day now and the weather is turning cold and wintry.  Winter driving is known to cause eye strain so here are my top tips to minimise the risk of accidents; Have your eyes examined regularly to make sure that your prescription is up to date. Low light levels at […]

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