Neil Guest

Manager, University Eye Clinic

Faculty:Faculty of Science and Engineering

School:Vision and Hearing Sciences

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Spectacle Dispensing , Practice Management

Research Supervision:Yes

Neil Guest is an experienced Dispensing Optician and manages the University Eye Clinic.


Neil qualified as a dispensing optician in 1999 after studying Optical Management at Anglia Polytechnic University (now ARU).  Neil has worked for small independent opticians as well as the large multiples of Specsavers and Vision Express.

Neil has been the Eye Clinic manager since April 2001.


BOptom (Hons) Optometry and BSc (Hons) Ophthalmic Dispensing


  • Anglia Ruskin University
  • PGCert (LTHE), Anglia Ruskin University
  • BSc (hons), Optical Management, Anglia Polytechnic University

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Fellow, Association of British Dispensing Opticians
  • Registrant, General Optical Council