Karl Spinks - Senior Optometrist

Karl and his wife Beverley are the owners of Holmes and Davidson Opticians. Karl is passionate about eye health and is very interested in developing links between high street Optometry practice and the hospital eye service. Karl has introduced the latest 4D OCT technology to Holmes and Davidson Opticians. This will enable much earlier diagnosis of sight threatening conditions.  Karl is very proud to be helping to develop the Eye Care Strategy on the Isle of Man. 

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Kim Wade - Optical Receptionist

Kim has a passion for Optics and loves to help people choose the latest frames that compliment their face and skin tone. She has a wide knowledge of frames and the latest lens designs and materials.


Sue Baldwin - Senior Optometrist

Sue has been a Senior Optometrist at Holmes & Davidson Opticians for many years. She has a passion for helping all ages to see their very best. Sue is an expert in all areas of Optometry and loves using the latest sight testing equipment which makes testing eyes much easier and more accurate. Sue is also the islands only expert in artificial eye fitting and really enjoys the unique challenges and rewards that this specialism brings to the island.


Ilse Fick - Qualified Dispensing Optician

Ilse is Practice Manager and Dispensing Optician at Holmes & Davidson. She qualified in 2011 and has a wealth of knowledge at her disposal. Ilse will help you make the best decision with both frames and lenses to suit your individual visual needs.


Nicole Boik - Pre-Reg Dispensing Optician

Nicole has been working in Optics for 6 years. She is currently half way through her training to become a Qualified Dispensing Optician. She is very experienced in all aspects of Dispensing, loves building relationships with clients and making sure that everyone leaves the practice with all their needs met (and a great big smile!)