Saxby's Opticians – The Team

Eye Health, Comfort, Vision
01489 896330


Eye care at Saxby's in Bishop's Waltham. Meet our team of professionals.

Rob Saxby is the owner. His background is the Royal Navy and senior IT management.

robert saxby

Our Team of Optometrists

Linda Rudd (BSc Hons, MCOptom, Professional Certificate in Medical Retina, WOPEC Cataract and WOPEC Glaucoma level 1). Linda has been working in Hampshire for several years and with the practice since 2012 and works on Wednesdays.

linda rudd

Htin Lwin (BSc Hons, MCOptom, WOPEC Cataract and WOPEC Glaucoma level 1). He has extensive experience in the field of optometry. He joined this practice in 2015 and works on Tuesdays.

Htin Lwin

Mohammed Asghar (BSc Hons, MCOptom, Post Graduate Diploma Optometry, WOPEC Cataract and WOPEC Glaucoma Level 1). Mo also specialises in dry eyes and contact lenses and joined the practice in 2017. He works on Thursdays.

Mohammed Asghar

Gill Foster (BSc Hons, MCOptom, WOPEC Cataract and WOPEC Glaucoma Level 1) started with the practice in 2018 and works on Fridays and some Mondays and Saturdays.

Gill Foster

Our Dispensing Opticians

Julia Blofield (BSc Hons, FBDO, SMC Disp) has been in optics since 1984 and with us since 2012. Julia works Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and some Saturday mornings.

Julia Blofield

Mark Freeman (FBDO) started his career as a Dispensing Optician in 1984 and joined Saxby's in 2019. Mark works on Thursdays and Fridays.

Mark Freeman

The backbone of the practice and the first point of contact to our customers are our receptionists:

Karen Langston, Reception

Karen Langston

Karen Battison, Reception

Karen Battison

June Harding, Reception (holidays, sickness and helps out on Saturday mornings).

June Harding


If you would like to know more, or arrange an appointment please call us or visit the practice in Bishop's Waltham.

01489 896330 or email us HERE