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Your trusted local independent optician

At Ferrier & MacKinnon Optometrists, we’ve always been proud to deliver an exceptional professional service to our patients.

For over 25 years, our family-run firm has given trusted advice and great value to our patients in KinrossLocheeBurntislandDunfermlineCowdenbeathNewport-on-Tay and Inverkeithing.

You can find out more about us and the care we take with your family’s eyecare by clicking here. We love hearing from you! Whether you love your ‘spectacular’ new spectacles or you’re trying a comfy contact lens, get in touch with us here.

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New Year, new you. If you're on the hunt for a fresh look for 2020, why not visit the practice to match with your perfect pair of designer frames from world-class brands such as Silhouette, Mulberry or Cocoa Mint? ... See MoreSee Less

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Ferrier & MacKinnon Optometrists

Did you guess correctly?

This piece of equipment is called the RETINOSCOPE!

It shines a light toward your eye that helps your optician observe the reflection (or “reflex”) from your retina thus helping to find the strength of spectacles you need 😊Can you guess what this is, and what our optician uses it for? 😁 Comment below 👇

(Hint: it’s definitely not a lightsaber for fighting eye infections...)
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Can you guess what this is, and what our optician uses it for? 😁 Comment below 👇

(Hint: it’s definitely not a lightsaber for fighting eye infections...)
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Look after your children's vision in 2020 and book them in for their free annual eye examination so they're set for the rest of the school term and beyond! ... See MoreSee Less

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Babies only a few months old are fitted with Contacts if it’s medically necessary. So being too young for Contacts is just a myth.

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Overnight Vision

Day long correction of up to about 4 dioptres of Short Sight by wearing a specially designed Contact Lens whilst asleep – like surgery but without any of the risks!

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happy patients

These testimonials are extracts from a few of the letters and emails we’ve received

I ♥ Ferrier & MacKinnon Optometrists! I am sitting at a healthy distance from my computer screen, NOT squinting, thanks to them. Support your local businesses!... More


They are brilliant. They helped with all the problems with my eyes after my accident. Couldn't have asked or found better service and now good friends. ♥... More


Went to this opticians in Cowdenbeath after having a bad experience elsewhere. They were brilliant, took her time but very quick and efficient felt good not to get passed ... More


Excellent service at this optician. Front office staff friendly and helpful and Mr Gordon the optician provided a full and comprehensive eye test.  I am very grateful for such an efficient team.  Highly recommend this branch.... More

Ms Fleming, Dunfermline

I have nothing but praise for the years of excellent care and service from the Dunfermline branch.  My daughter Mia had her first glasses fitted aged 11 months!! And for the last 10 years we have been served with care and patience as she's grown. ... More

L T, Dunfermline

[My wife] is a big fan of your shop in Burntisland, great staff, great service... More

Michael (@mikdudley)

I recently had a very pleasant and efficient eye care experience at your Dunfermline office.  Being a long term contact lens wearer, I was used to attending a variety of opticians and dispensaries over 40 years. ... More

Ms Williams, Edinburgh