Dedicated Professionalism


Helping clients see better, look better, feel better

Philip and Lynley Matthews live and breathe excellence in eye health and excitement in eye fashion.

Their passion is born of a history dating back to 1985, when they took over Matthews Optometrists in Nelson and Blenheim, established in 1957 by Phil's father, Bill.

Their determination is to deliver unprecedented professional acumen through a customer-driven service setting new standards within the industry.

Endlessly innovative and fervently fashion-forward

What our clients have to say...

Total clinical professionalism

Offering eyecare expertise that brings clients total clinical professionalism – in exclusive partnership with ZEISS and their state-of-art i.Profiler® and i.Scription® Technology, producing 100% bespoke lenses to enhance night vision, colour clarity and visual contrast.

Matched with a collection of eyewear brands that are endlessly innovative and fervently fashion-forward.

Matthews brings you the pinnacle in quality and commitment.


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It’s time to visit us, time to come in and try. Celebrate your own unique look and personality.