The Irish Association of Dispensing Opticians was founded in 1956 to represent Dispensing Opticians in Ireland. The chief aims of the Association still remain the same, to provide training to Dispensing Opticians in Ireland and to promote thier role to the public.
How can a Dispensing Optician help you?
A Dispensing Optician supplies, fits and sells spectacles, contact lenses and low visual aids, using a prescription from an Optometrist or an Ophthalmologist. They are the experts in ensuring that your spectacles fit well, give you optimium vision and that they suit your lifestyle. Below are some of the advantages of using a Dispensing Optician. Please also see the section on What is a Dispensing Optician.