Tom went to Aston University and qualified as an Optometrist in 1990. He worked as a locum in an independent and multiple environment before opening Oakwood Eyecare. Tom is known for his thorough and patient nature and does the majority of the home visits for all practices. He is also responsible for marketing at Oakwood. As health and safety lead and a varifocal wearer he has a good understanding of the needs of VDU users, whether at home or at work.