Meet the Team - Carly Kirkwood

Meet the Team
with Carly Kirkwood our Optometrist. 

In her hands your eyes will be safe.
Helping you to obtain better vision is her mission in life.

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Let's get to know Carly better with our Q&A's


Why did you get into optics?

I decided that I wanted to become an Optometrist in 5th year at school. I went to University and qualified as a Dispensing Optician, then 2 years later I went back to study Optometry.


How long have you worked for Pinder’s and why did you choose to work with them?

I started working for Pinder’s in 2017. I wanted to work for an Independent practice and Pinder’s was the perfect choice.


What’s your favourite thing about working for Pinder’s?

The Pinder People!


What is your favourite brand/style of glasses and why?

RayBan sunglasses are my absolute favourite!


What motivates you in your job?

I enjoy helping my patients to achieve clear vision, whether that is from glasses or a referral to the hospital.


What hobbies/activities do you have outside of work?

I enjoy weekend breaks and I like to socialise with my friends and family.


Do you have any pets and if so, what? 

I don’t have a pet of my own however I absolutely love dogs.


Where’s your dream holiday vacation?

Poland is my favourite place in the world.


What’s your current favourite film or TV show?

Scary films are the best!


What 3 words would you use to describe yourself?

Enthusiastic, friendly, passionate about Optometry


Book your eye test with Carly Kirkwood today.