About Stanley H Field

Stanley H Field Optometrist has been providing professional clinical advice in Alfreton town centre for more than 60 years. The team are committed to providing quality services and products in a friendly atmosphere.

Michael Carr

Practice Owner & Dispensing Optician

After qualifying as a dispensing optician in 1994, he joined Stanley H Field in 1999 and later became the practice owner in 2005. Michael is highly experienced in all areas of dispensing and is committed to maintaining the quality products and services that Stanley H Field provides to the local community. Michael qualified, with distinction, as a Sport Vision Practitioner in 2011, and has helped countless sports people at any level improve their game!

email: michael@stanleyhfield.co.uk

Elizabeth Northall


Elizabeth completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Bradford before moving to Derby for her postgraduate training.  Since then Elizabeth worked for several years in Nottinghamshire before joining our team in 2012.  She brings a range of experience and enjoys a variety of clinical work.  Recently qualified to independently prescribe, Elizabeth can offer more detailed advice on a range of eye conditions. Elizabeth has recently become a member of the Derbyshire Local Optical Committee and enjoys working with Sight Support Derbyshire to provide low vision assessments for those with poor vision. When she’s not testing eyes Elizabeth can often be found running up a mountain or baking cakes!


email: elizabeth@stanleyhfield.co.uk

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Ruth Bilton


Ruth has worked with us for most of her career, and in that time has become an invaluable member of our Optometry team – she has seen many changes in Optics (and Alfreton !)  Ruth can offer expert advice on any eye health issue, and is much respected in both Optometry and by our patients.

Gail O'Mara


Gail joined us in January 2018, with a plethora of experience gained across different optical practices. Working alongside Ruth and Elizabeth, Gail will be happy to see you for all your eye care needs. She works Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, as well as Saturday mornings.