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We strive to provide the highest quality eye care for vision and health in a non-rushed environment

Valarie Jerome Optometrists is an independent private optometrist located on Newbury High Street.  We're passionate about offering the highest quality eye care, with personalized solutions for all vision and eye health needs. To offer the best in service to our patients, we work by appointment only for all exams, spectacle frame consultations, and collection fittings of new glasses. 

featured services

Eye Exam

Eye exams are a vital aspect of preventive eye care. Without eye exams, vision issues often go undetected since most eye disorders don't have clear symptoms.

Contact Lens

If you’ve never worn contact lenses before, it can seem a bit intimidating. After all, you’re inserting something into your eye! Let’s ease your mind about the first step – your contact lens exam. This post will walk you through what’s involved in a contact lens.

Eye Spa
Dry Eye Treatment

We are pleased to now offer a new dedicated space to offer the latest treatments for dry eye. We are helping your eyes to look good, feel good and see good.

Vision Solutions

The time comes when we all experience age related changes.  Our eyes and vision are no different than the rest of the body; our eyes age and change as well.  In addition to changes to our vision, the eye health also alters with age. 

Meet the Optometrist

​Originally from the USA, Dr Valarie Jerome has lived in Newbury for many years and has worked locally in the area at various opticians. Recently, Dr Jerome was recognised in the Top 100 UK Female Entrepreneurs of 2021 by f:Entrepreneur. In 2020, Valarie Jerome Optometrists was listed in the UK Small Business Top 100 of 2020 by Small Business Saturday UK. Dr Jerome primary interests are contact lens, dry eye disease, blepharitis and ocular allergies.

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