Dr. Glenn Howell – Optometrist – BScOptom GradCertOcTher(Melb) GradCertOptom(UNSW) FACO.

Behavioural Optometrist, OEPF Clinical Associate, CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority – Credentialed Optometrist, Ophthalmic Medicines Prescriber, FACO Fellow of the Australian College of Optometry, Member of Orthokeratology Society of Oceania.

Dr. Christopher Law – Optometrist – BSc.OD (Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Optometry).  Ophthalmic Medicines Prescriber, Behavioural Optometrist.

Jo Howell – Practice Manager – Bachelor of Nursing (ACU) and Grad Cert Business Admin (La Trobe University).

Sally Young – Optical Assistant/Receptionist – Provision Practical Eyecare Certificate.

Rick Crawford – Optical Dispenser – RMIT (Melbourne).

Jesse White – manages and scans incoming documents.

Veronica – Veronica comes to us from Mulleraterong Centre Inc – Disability Support Services for two hours a week to help with cleaning the glasses. Her help is greatly valued.

Our staff are trained by Provision Eyecare Network.  Learn more about the benefits of trained staff and Provision Independent Optometrists at www.provision.com.au

 


Our Optometrists

Glenn Howell – Optometrist

Glenn Howell graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1991 and has always worked in rural Victoria. He has completed two self-funded eye-camp trips to Africa and Tonga so is very aware of the changes in people’s eyes who have not had the opportunity to wear sunglasses and have regular eye tests.

Glenn lives in Hamilton and provides eye tests to Hamilton and surrounding areas. He is able to offer ongoing quality eye care and is in the best position to understand and cater for your eye needs, and to provide back up service for glasses and contact lenses.

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Optometry – University of Melbourne;

Ocular Therapy – University of New South Wales;

PostGraduate Certificate in Optometry (Behavioural & Special Populations) – University of New South Wales;

PostGraduate Certificate in Ocular Therapeutics – University of Melbourne.

CASA Civil Aviation Safety Authority – Credentialed Optometrist.

Fellow of the Australian College of Optometry.

OEPF Optometric Extension Program Foundation – completed Curriculum Course.

Laser Sight Centres – Accredited Optometrist.

Glenn is also registered to practice Optometry in Australia with Certificate of Therapeutic Endorsement. This means Glenn is authorised with the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) to prescribe certain eye-drops that are supplied by a pharmacy at a subsidised cost to the patient.  Glenn writes PBS prescriptions whenever it is appropriate for an eye condition.

Memberships: National Vision Research Institute of Australia, Optometry Board of Australia, Fellow of Australian College of Optometry, Orthokeratology Society of Oceania, OEPF Clinical Associate, Australasian College of Behavioural Optometrists, Rotary Club of Hamilton, Rotary Paul Harris Fellowship, Chairman of SGAE Southern Grampian Adult Education and Community College.

Chris Law – Optometrist

Chris graduated from the University of Melbourne completing postgraduate study in optometry (Doctor of Optometry), and has been living in Hamilton since early 2015. During his internship year in optometry training, he completed clinical placements in various settings, such as OPSM Eyehub in Hawthorne, independent practice in Mildura, public health optometry at the Australian College of Optometry, as well as here in Hamilton under Glenn.
He also spent a month in South Africa where he gave clinical case presentations at the University of Limpopo, as well as providing primary eye care in rural and remote communities onboard the Phelophepa Health Train.

He now lives in Hamilton.

Qualifications:

Doctor of Optometry – University of Melbourne
Bachelor of Science – University of Melbourne

Memberships: National Vision Research Institute of Australia, Optometry Board of Australia, Australian College of Optometry, PBS prescriptions.


Our Practice Staff

Our optometrist is assisted by friendly and professional staff. Our staff are trained by

the Provision Eyecare Network to ensure our valued customers receive the highest quality service.


Award Winning

We are proud to be two times winners of the Southern Grampians Shire ‘Inclusive Business Awards’ in the categories: Customer Service and Business of the Year (2009, 2006).

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Australian Commercial Radio Awards:  BEST STATION PRODUCED COMMERCIAL — SINGLE

Glenn Howell Optometrist; Ray Adams & Darcy Thomson, 3HA & Mixx FM, Hamilton VIC, ACE Radio Broadcasters (2017).

Our radio advertisement about Crizal Prevencia lens coating won this award – we are proud to have been involved in developing this unique ad.  Listen here