Asim Sheikh joins the team

Asim Sheikh BSc (Hons) MCOptom, Optometrist

We are delighted to announce and very lucky that Asim Sheikh will be joining our team from May 2015.

Asim is based part-time at Peter Ivins Eye Care.  He is a practicing optometrist with over a decades experience with Scotland’s largest independent opticians.  During that time he practised with Peter and Craig as a specialist optometrist and was an accredited practitioner as part of the Glasgows’ Integrated Eye Care Service (GIES) shared care scheme. He was also a Pre-Registration supervisor to numerous graduate optometrists.

Asim is a graduate of Glasgow Caledonian University, having studied and graduated alongside Craig.   He is currently studying towards a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) at Strathclyde University.  He has also contributed to many CET articles for a variety of companies and lectures to optometrists and opticians throughout the UK on a variety of topics.  Asim splits his time between Peter Ivins Eye Care, his role as Clinical Trainer with Zeiss and his MBA studies.  He has a special interest in specialist contact lens fitting, optical coherence tomography and advancements in clinical diagnostic technology.

Asim married his wife Sumara in 2010.   He is a single figure handicap golfer and was a groomsman at Craig’s wedding in 2012.

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