16 Mar Welcome to our newest team member – Prinal Patel
Prinal has recently joined the Optometry team at Specs of Kensington. She initially graduated as a Dispensing Optician in 2006 and went onto study further to graduate as an Optometrist from City University in 2008.
She is also qualified to work in Australia and New Zealand. Prinal has a keen heart and is keen to ‘give back’. She has undertaken a teaching and outreach project with Vision Aid Overseas (VAO) in Ethiopia, fundraised in a Neon glow run for RNIB and Skydived for VAO. Professionally she a variety of experience ranging from working within domiciliary care, high street Optometry, Glaucoma clinics and teaching Final Year Optometry students at City University.
She is currently a member of the College of Optometrists, Association of Optometrists and General Optical Council. Outside of work, Prinal is a keen foodie, photographer, traveller and loves new experiences, even shark diving!