Optegra Eye Hospital: Brits Put Bite before Sight New Survey Shows

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The demand for a dazzling Hollywood smile could be putting eye health care in the shade according to a new survey released today.

While three quarters (75 per cent) of Brits state that sight is the most important of the senses, and 81 per cent say experiencing vision loss would be their biggest concern, latest research reveals we look after our teeth far more than our eyes.

In a battle of vision vs. teeth, the eyes should have it. Yet, on average, British adults visit the dentist twice as much as the optician.

We scan the reading chart every 2 years, 3 months and 3 days; yet we hop into the dental c