Welcome to Jonathan Best Opticians
WE ARE AN INDEPENDENT OPTICIANS IN BRISTOL OFFERING UNIQUE EYEWEAR SINCE 1983
At Jonathan Best Opticians, we offer a wide variety of services from our unique Patient Membership Scheme to Tailored Appointments. All our eye examinations are carried about by qualified optometrists and we offer a personalised experience to suit your visual needs.
We have the latest cutting edge equipment, allowing us to carry out Retinal Imaging, OCT Eye Scans and many more tests. From this we can provide a unique range of glasses to suit your every need, whether it be for comfort when reading or for intense sports activities.
Mr Jonathan Best
(BSc (Hons) MCOptom)
Jonathan is a fully qualified Professional Optometrist. He gained his degree in Optometry at the University of Manchester, and after gaining a wide experience working for national companies such as Boots Opticians in Manchester, Bath and Bristol took over the practice in July 2015 after moving to Staple Hill, Bristol.
As a child, Jonathan experienced a “lazy eye” which made him a frequent patient of the eye hospital! While undergoing eye treatment, he became fascinated by what the optician did and this marked his journey towards his current profession. As early as 15 he already knew that he wanted to improve peoples vision and lifestyle.
Married with two small children, Jonathan loves spending his spare time with his family. He also enjoys playing football and is actively involved with Good News Church in Staple Hill.
Emma is our experienced dispensing assistant. Emma grew up locally in Kingswood, Bristol. Her wide ranging experience for over 13 years in optics has equipped her with an in-depth knowledge of the profession. Her warm personality and ability to give clear and honest advice creates a warm and friendly rapport with many of our clients.
Lin is our confident clinical assistant with over 20 years of experience at Jonathan Opticians. Though she loves to chat with clients, she never forgets to the maintain the utmost professionalism. She always portrays her passion in the profession and even extends her help and care for other people outside her work.
Renowned Expertise and Personal Service
We don't only address the technical side of your vision, we also use our years of experience to match your eyewear with your personal sense of style. We travel to Milan and Paris to discover new frames and styles so you don't have to wear glasses everyone else is wearing.
Niche Eyewear that you'll love wearing
If you are looking for something different than what you find on the high street, then these frames are for you. Here you’ll discover a new world of eyewear and choose a pair of glasses from a selection not seen elsewhere.
We also provide...
We feel that we have a fantastic range of prescription glasses to meet your visual needs. Whether it’s a pair for the office, fishing, or driving, Jonathan has been around Europe to personally select the best eyewear for you.
Tired of wearing glasses? Contact Lenses can be a fantastic solution for social use, work, sport or just a new look. Jonathan will speak to you and show you the different varieties of lenses available. He will also explain to you the different types of contact lenses, what they do, how they work and establish which contact lenses are best for you.
Our aim is to keep your eyes healthy. Our eye examinations can include the latest OCT Scans to help make sure we don't miss any important details about the health of your eyes. Jonathan Best Opticians aims to provide everyone with a tailor-made examination that meets their lifestyle and needs.