About Us

Owned and run by optometrist Sue Doherty, Suil Eile Optometrists have been providing full family eyecare services to Youghal and surrounding areas since February 2007.

Over the past 8 years Sue has moulded the practice into one of the leading independent optometrists in Cork. Our dedication and commitment means that all our patients receive a superior eyecare service from our helpful, friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Our mission is to deliver a superior level of eye care which encompasses eye examinations, frame choice, quality lenses, contact lens fitting, driving reports and glaucoma testing. We offer a professional, friendly and confidential service to all our clients and stock a wide selection of glasses and sunglasses. As well as stocking some of the most sought after designer brands, we also hold a great range of lower cost, high quality frames. 
We promise to deliver a full and comprehensive eye exam taking the necessary time to check vision, eye health and to discuss the best options for you and your eyes.

Our Staff

Sue Doherty

Sue is both the owner and Optometrist at Suil Eile Opticians. Sue originally from Donegal qualified as an ophthalmic optician in 2002 with an honours degree from Dublin Institute of Technology. After spending a number of years in Dublin and the UK she moved to Cork and opened her own optometry practice. She is passionate about her profession and is currently studying for an M.Sc in Clinical Visual Science from University of Ulster Coleraine. She is a member of the Association of Optometrists and the British Contact Lens Association. Her professional yet friendly manner accompanied with her superior eye care knowledge has resulted in a growing and loyal patient base that travel from all areas of cork to see her.


Angie Mc Namara

Angie another Youghal native joined the team in 2012. She brought with her an enthusiasm for style and dispensing. She is also currently studying for her certificate in Ophthalmic Dispensing.

We work together as a team to provide our patients a superior eyecare service and excellent customer service; we look forward to seeing you soon!