With so much confusion on whether to wear a face mask or not. I hope this post helps you use a cloth non-medical mask safely. We are facing a crisis regarding shortage of PPE for our frontline health workers and medical masks need to be reserved for them.

We are open but operating a restricted and reduced service by pre-arranged appointment only.
We appreciate that our patients are still vulnerable to ocular emergencies that can be sight threatening. So please contact us if you have any issues that includes but is not limited to any of the symptom...

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Your face is a work of art, it deserves a great frame. 🎨 πŸ‘“ 🐼. Our latest window display!

🌼 We will be closed over the August Bank Holiday weekend and re-open on Tuesday 27th to see all our lovely patients. We hope you have a wonderful Bank Holiday and dont forget your sunglasses! 🌼

iBuntu Opticians is super excited to be official stockists of Maui Jim! Pop in to see the latest range, also available in Maui Jim prescription lenses.

Have you ever been told you can't wear contact lenses or been too nervous to try? As an independent Opticians, we are not restricted to limited contact lens brands or by time. We have a high success rate in fitting both multifocal and astigmatism lenses. Our optician will also be there to patient...

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6 months ago
Couldn't ask for a better optician. Great service every visit and always friendly. They helped me find the perfect contact lenses and glasses. Nothing is too much trouble. Would highly recommend!
- Tina W
4 months ago
I am very grateful for your care and attention on the occasion of my recent visit and for your advice as to how to proceed. Thank you very much.
- Alvin M
6 months ago
Excellent service from both Sandhya and Holly. They were both very welcoming and the eye test was thorough and in depth. Sandhya explained everything perfectly and clearly so I understood what was happening throughout :) I also like that they are a local business and the costs are very reasonable too! Thank you.
- Kirsty B

About us

Welcome to iBuntu Opticians, an independent opticians based out of Truro, committed to quality, value and personal service using the latest clinical diagnostic equipment. Stockist of a wide range of designer and affordable lenses and frames.

iBuntu Opticians offer a no rush appointment service, and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Sandhya Dharumpal is the resident Optometrist at IBuntu Opticians, with over 20 years experience.

She is has worked in Cornwall since 2005, initially based at the Dollond and Aitchision store on Lemon street and ever since then has fallen in love with Cornwall. Despite having to move away to London for higher Qualifications in Optics, she returned to work as a Locum Optometrist in Cornwall.

Now the circle is complete and she is back again on Lemon street working with passion for her career (just smarter and with more qualifications!)

PS: iBuntu was established from the word Ubuntu which represents a quality that includes the essential human virtues; compassion and humanity. Values that we support at iBuntu Opticians.

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66 Lemon St
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Mon:9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tue:9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Wed:9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thu:9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Fri:9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Sat:9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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