Edinburgh Optometrist crowned best of the year

Louise Creighton from Black & Lizars’ Lothian Road practice in Edinburgh is celebrating being named Optometrist at the Year at the optician chain’s annual awards ceremony.

Louise scooped the prize which was contested by 3 opticians from 23 practices across the Scotland. She was praised for her focused and happy approach to new products and services. Louise is an integral part of her team and specialises in contact lens fitting.

Originally from Enniskillen in Northern Ireland, Louise has worked at Black & Lizars in Edinburgh for 10 years. With a First Class Honours in Optometry she would like to help train student Optometrists in the future while continuing to develop her own clinical knowledge in the field.

Morven Campbell, Clinical Services Manager at Black & Lizars said: “Louise is fully deserving of this award. She works tirelessly to deliver the highest standard of patient care and excels in all aspects of her work, especially contact lens fitting. She has a bright future and exemplifies everything Black & Lizars stands for.”

Black and Lizars is one of Scotland’s largest and most renowned optometrists with 23 practices across the country and over 185 years of experience in delivering outstanding eye care.

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