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Patricia Hayselden & Partners

Independent optometrists and contact lens specialists
in Wallingford, Oxfordshire

60 St Mary’s Street
OX10 0EL

tel: (01491) 835466


Your eyecare is our top priority.

As Wallingford’s premier independent optometrists (opticians), we are committed to providing you with the very best vision care at an affordable price. You will receive a warm welcome from our knowledgeable eyecare team, who will take the time and care to look after you.

We provide high quality optical care for the whole family (NHS and private); spectacles and contact lenses.

We offer a very friendly, personal and relaxed service from highly trained professional staff.

Retinal photography is available to all patients and as part of Oxfordshire’s diabetic eye screening service. Our latest digital camera and retinal scanner (OCT) can also assess your risk of developing age related macular degeneration and other eye conditions. We recommend all new patients to have an OCT assessment, to provide maximum information about your eyes

Home visits are available within a 15 mile radius of Wallingford (fees may apply).


Our shop front

Our waiting area and frames display

Our waiting area and frames display



What you said:

“I have only one thing to say about the Patricia Hayselden Eye Care Practice and that is “You’re simply the best”.
Thank you so much for all your help.”
[Hilary (Billie) Dowse]

“Highly recommended. Mrs. Hayselden helped me to decide which replacement lenses were best in my cataract surgery by prescribing different contact lenses for me to experiment with. My surgeon (and I!) followed her advice and the result is excellent. First class service.”
[Bill Harrison]

“You won’t find better. Exceptionally helpful, good-humoured and respectful support staff and an optician who is lovely to be with, who cares about your eyes and who will persevere conscientiously to find the best solutions.”
[Kath Oliver]

“Patricia Hayselden and her dedicated team of staff provide a highly professional service. As a new client, I have been very impressed with this and wish to record my appreciation and gratitude for such excellent standards of customer care. I would strongly recommend Patricia Hayselden and Partners to others.”
[Geoff Hensby]

“I always receive a warm welcome at every visit and I feel that my individual needs are always met.”
[Karl Bushell]

“Expert and friendly staff who make you feel like a member of the family – what more could you want with something as important as your eyes? Probably the best… opticians in the world!”
[Roger Davies]

“Patricia and the team provide excellent advice about my contact lenses and glasses requirements. Everyone is always very friendly and flexible, and willing to make an extra effort to make my life easier.”
[Hugh Roderick]

“Old fashioned customer care with the latest technology.”
[Sue Hendrie]