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The Team

Mike Daybell

Michael Daybell qualified as an optometrist in 1981 and was subsequently awarded his post-graduate diploma in contact lens practice (D.C.L.P.) in 1988. He has worked in a number of hospital eye departments and prestigious contact lens practices including the paediatric eye department at Hallamshire Hospital.

He is an experienced college of Optometry examiner and taught contact lens clinical practice and fitting at Manchester University.

He has been a college councillor and  an active member of Sheffield Local Optometric Committee holding positions of Chair, Treasurer and is currently Secretary.  His involvement brought about the introduction of several enhanced service schemes which have streamlined eyecare in the community – Sheffield is now nationally regarded as being in the forefront of primary eyecare provision.

Lee Choo

Lee Choo qualified as an optometrist in 1981 and was subsequently awarded her post-graduate diploma in contact lens practice (D.C.L.P.) in 1985. Prior to opening Daybell & Choo Lee worked at the prestigious David Clulow contact lens practice in Kensington, London and in the contact lens department at Croydon Eye Hospital.

Lee has been a technical editor of the Contact lens year book and has qualified as a sports vision expert.

She has significant expertise and interest in the assessment and fitting of specialist coloured and tinted contact lenses both for fashion and medical/cosmetic needs, other areas of specialism include multifocal contact lens fitting to correct loss of near vision and a vast experience in the intricate techniques of gas permeable lens fitting of all types gained over some 30 years of specialist practice.

She has a keen and enthusiastic interest in fashion and advises clients on fashion eyewear from both a clinical and aesthetic perspective, she and her partner both attend international eyewear conventions in Paris and Milan on a regular basis to ensure her clients see well and look great! 

The Daybell & Choo Team

The Daybell & Choo team

With over 60 years combined experience in optics, you are guaranteed an expert professional service from the support team at Daybell & Choo.