Eyecare Services

With a comprehensive range of professional eye care services all under one roof, you can be sure that whatever your individual eye care needs; we will look after them.


The Eye Examination

Sight tests should be part of everyone’s regular health regime. The NHS recommends that you visit an optometrist every two years (or more frequently if advised).


Frames, Lenses and Contact Lenses

We will take the time to understand your lifestyle needs and combine these with your visual needs.

Welcome To Our Practices

There’s been a Whitehouse and Son Optometrists in Nuneaton for nearly 100 years, with William Whitehouse setting up in 1920. After World War Two the founder’s son, John Whitehouse, joined his father and expanded the business to include another practise in Atherstone.

John Breakwell BSc FBOA FSMC joined as a junior in 1974, working his way up to become a partner. He has led the business since 1985, adding a third practise (B.S. Breakwell Optometrists, Warwick) in partnership with his wife Beverley in 1999.

Mr Breakwell is a former Chairman of the Local Optometric Committee for Warwickshire, and, as a long-serving examiner for British College of Optometry, he has overseen the final assessments for most of the optometrists qualifying in the UK since 1979.

Once a week, Mr Breakwell works as Senior Optometrist at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire, specialising in contact lenses, and initiated the first diabetic retinal screening programme for the county.

Why Choose Us

  • Excellent standards of client care from our warm and friendly team.
  • The best independent optical advice to suit your needs, tailored to your budget.
  • Trained staff offering one-to-one dedicated service
  • A stylish selection of frames (from budget to designer) and unhurried advice to help you choose.
  • An extensive range of lenses for glasses and contact lenses, suitable for all eyecare requirements.

Brands we stock