Kōrero: Health practitioners

Optometrist (1 o 2)


Dunedin optometrist Mark Bridgmount's firm Beaumont and Bridgmount sent old eyeglasses to Pacific countries in the early 2000s. They also visited these countries to do eye tests and surgery, and to fit glasses.

Using this item

Otago Daily Times
Photograph by Gerard O'Brien

Permission of the Otago Daily Times must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

All images & media in this story

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Allison Kirkman, 'Health practitioners - Allied health practitioners', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/28337/optometrist (accessed 19 September 2019)

Story by Allison Kirkman, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 23 Apr 2018