WHO WE ARE

Wheeldon Opticians is an independent, established eyecare provider with premises in West Didsbury, Cheadle and Wilmslow. Our aim is to provide the highest quality eyecare and outstanding customer service.

  • Wheeldon Opticians, Cheadle

    Wheeldon Cheadle

    4 Stockport Road
    Cheadle
    SK8 2AA

    0161 428 2396

    cheadle@wheeldon-opticians.co.uk

  • Wheeldon Opticians, West Didsbury

    Wheeldon West Didsbury

    106 Palatine Road
    West Didsbury
    M20 3YB

    0161 445 4253

    didsbury@wheeldon-opticians.co.uk

  • Wheeldon Opticians, Wilmslow

    Wheeldon Wilmslow

    11 Hawthorn Lane
    Wilmslow
    SK9 5DD

    01625 524 311

    wilmslow@wheeldon-opticians.co.uk

  • All open Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm and Saturday 9am - 12:30pm. West Didsbury open Thursdays 9am - 7pm

    WHAT WE DO

    WHAT WE DO

    Eyecare at Wheeldon Opticians

    EYECARE

    We provide eye examinations, contact lens fitting and shared care schemes, such as diabetic screening and glaucoma refinement.

    All three practices offer retinal photography, where digital images are used for detailed examination and future comparison (there is an additional fee for this service).

    Eyewear at Wheeldon Opticians

    EYEWEAR

    We have an outstanding selection of quality frames with 'on-trend' designs and high-tech materials, as well as a range of sunglasses available with or without prescription.

    Latest lens technology with ultra thin materials, anti-glare coatings and distortion-free varifocals are also available at Wheeldons.

    Contact lenses at Wheeldon Opticians

    CONTACT LENSES

    We offer a wide choice of contact lenses, from daily and monthly disposables to speciality lenses. Contact lens trials are also available.

    HOW WE DO IT

    KNOWLEDGE

    Every member of our team has extensive optical knowledge to help with you eyewear or eyecare query.

    EXPERIENCE

    We have the experience required to give the best advice for bespoke solutions to individual problems.

    STYLE

    We stock frames from the market leaders in eyewear and constantly update styles, colours and 'on-trend' shapes.

    PERSONAL SERVICE

    If we don't stock what you're looking for, we will try and source it for you.

    HERITAGE & HISTORY

    Richard Wheeldon opened his chemist shop on Burton Road selling "Spectacles to suit all sights" in 1896. Thirty years later his son Harley opened Wheeldon Opticians on Palatine Road, West Didsbury. Expansion followed and two generations later the business operate from 3 sites run by the great grandsons.

  • Wheeldon on Burton Road, West Didsbury

    Burton Road c1920s

  • advert in 1949 for Wheeldon Opticians, West Didsbury

    HJ Wheeldon advert, 1949

  • Wheeldon Opticians c1960, Cheadle

    Cheadle practice c1960s

  • Wheeldon Opticians, West Didsbury c1970

    West Didsbury old site c1970

  • Wheeldon Opticians, West Didsbury c1970

    Wilmslow old site c1980

  • Wheeldon Opticians, West Didsbury - building 1995

    New West Didsbury site being built in 1995