Spotlight on Sarah Farrent - Find out more about Sarah Farrant (BSc MCOptom Dip TP IP)
Sarah Farrant graduated from Cardiff University UK, in 2002. She owns and works in Earlam and Christopher, an independent practice, alongside her husband Edward, and in a general medicine surgery practice managing eye disease in Somerset. She has a particular interest in dry eye disease and therapeutics, she lectures widely in these subjects, and has run dedicated clinics for many years.
Sarah is a consultant to a number of contact lens and ophthalmic companies, and she is chair of the Somerset Local Optical Committee and was the lead optometrist in setting up an acute eye service in Somerset. She also previously spent a number of years working in the teaching clinics at Cardiff University, and sits on the College of Optometrists Council. Sarah has also recently been appointed as an Ambassador for the Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society in the UK.
She and Edward have two young daughters and Sarah loves playing tennis and water-skiing.