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Lacitec: Providing relief from dry eyes

Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Lacitec: Providing relief from dry eyes

Lacritec is an Australian owned and Australian made product which is an oral supplement that effectively provides long term relief of dry eyes, from the inside out! Unlike the numerous ‘band-aid’ type short term eye drop treatments available almost everywhere, this powerful supplement is available ... read more

Emporio Armani

Tuesday, June 09, 2020
Emporio Armani

Founded in 1975 by Giorgio Armani, the brand Emporio Armani boasts quality, sophistication and timeless style. Giorgio Armani was born in Piacenza Italy, and entered into the fashion world in the early sixties.

The optical line for Emporio Armani was created in the early 80’s. It... read more

Maula awareness month

Monday, May 25, 2020
Maula awareness month

May 2020 is Macular awareness month. In spite of routine eyecare visits only just returning to normal and with elderly being advised still to remain home and only leave for essential services, this blog is to educate and illustrate the importance of attending an optometry clinic if any of... read more

Keeping your contacts clean and eyes healthy.

Monday, May 11, 2020
Keeping your contacts clean and eyes healthy.

 

 

There has never been a more important time in our lives to consider hygiene, germs, and cleanliness. One avenue of high contamination is poorly cleaned contact lenses. Contact lens materials are prone to build up of mucous, protein and other debris from daily... read more

Why diabetics should have regular eye tests.

Monday, March 02, 2020
Why diabetics should have regular eye tests.

Diabetes can affect the eye in a number of ways.   Over time diabetes can cause changes to the small blood vessels of the eye leading to leakage of fluid into the retina (Diabetic Retinopathy).  This has the potential to affect vision.   The risk of developing these changes increases with time and when... read more

Use your health fund benefits before the 31st December or you could lose them!

Wednesday, October 09, 2019
Use your health fund benefits before the 31st December or you could lose them!

 

Have you used your optical benefits this year?

Did you know that most health fund benefits finish on the 31st December each year.  If you haven't claimed this year,  we can show you how to maximize your benefits.

Optical benefits can be used for:

  • Prescription glasses
  • Prescription sunglasses
  • Contact lenses
  • ... read more

Oakley PRIZM

Thursday, September 05, 2019
Oakley PRIZM

 

Prizm is a revolutionary sunglass lens technology from Oakley which optimises vision allowing wearers to see more clearly.  It took Oakley 15 years to fully develop this performance lens which improves colour and contrast perception as well as providing enhanced detail compared to traditional tinted or polarised lenses. 

Click the link to learn more about... read more

Having problems reading?

Monday, August 26, 2019
Having problems reading?

 

Presbyopia are you reading at arm’s length?

Do you find yourself having to hold the menu further away to read it? Are you struggling to read messages on your mobile phone or the small print on grocery labels?

If you are, you're not alone.

These are common first signs of presbyopia,... read more

Shortsightedness

Friday, August 16, 2019
Shortsightedness

 

Myopia, commonly known as short-sightedness or near-sightedness, is increasing at an alarming rate worldwide, doubling in children over the course of a single generation. 

36% of Australians are predicted to be myopic by 2020 and by 2050, it’s set to increase to 55%.1

What is myopia?

Myopia is a common eye condition where the eyeball grows too long, causing... read more

Eye-light IPL: A new treatment for dry eye

Saturday, June 15, 2019
Eye-light IPL: A new treatment for dry eye

A new way of treating Dry Eye has recently arrived in our clinic. The Eye-Light IPL machine uses intensive pulsed light and low level light therapy to stimulate the oil glands around the eyes, and enhance their production of oil into your tears. This will aid in improving your... read more